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Conlan and Barnes weigh in ahead of big WSB bouts

Paddy Barnes and Michael Conlan and opponents weighed-in in Kazakhstan today ahead of Saturday’s World Series of Boxing (WSB) fights versus the Astana Arlans in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Barnes tipped the scales on the button at 49kg and Conlan at 55.9kg.

Irish coach John Conlan said that the London 2012 medallists were in top form and looking forward their fourth WSB outings of the season.

Barnes and Conlan are in joint No. 1 and joint No. 2 position in the WSB light-fly and bantamweight individual rankings in the race for places at Rio 2016.

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Pictures: Barnes and Conlan at today’s weigh-in and with Italia Thunder team-mates and the Astana Arlans at the “last supper”!


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