Today Chavez Jr. vs Zbik Weigh-In, Mikey & Robert Garcia Open To Fans

Official Weigh-In:

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs Sebastian Zbik
Mikey Garcia vs Rafael Guzman
Vane Martirosyan vs Saul Roman
Christy Martin vs Dakota Stone


LOS ANGELES (June 3, 2011) – Son of the Living Legend and the No. 1-rated middleweight contender, JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, JR. (42-0-1, 30 KOs), of Culiacan, México, and undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion SEBASTIAN ZBIK (30-0, 10 KOs), of Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany, will see each other one last time before they meet in the ring in the main event of “The Son Also Rises: Zbik vs. Chávez, Jr. World Middleweight Championship.” Zbik and Chávez Jr. will step on the scale for their Official Weigh-in,  Friday, June 3, outdoors at the STAPLES Center Star Plaza, near the Team LA store, (1111 South Figueroa St., Los Angeles, Calif. 90015) at 1 p.m. PT.



Following Chávez Jr. and Zbik on the scale will be undefeated No. 1 lightweight contender MIKEY GARCIA (25-0, 21 KOs) of Oxnard, Calif. and his opponent RAFAEL GUZMAN (28-2, 20 KOs), of Guadalajara, México, (the Garcia vs. Guzman 10-round featherweight bout will open the HBO broadcast); undefeated No. 1 super welterweight contender and former U.S. Olympian VANES MARTIROSYAN (29-0, 18 KOs), of Glendale, Calif., and his opponent SAUL ROMAN (34-8, 29 KOs), of Culiacan, México, (Martirosyan and Roman will battle in a 12-round WBC super welterweight title elimination bout on the non-televised undercard); and WBC female super welterweight champion CHRISTY MARTIN (49-5-3, 32 KOs), of Orlando, Fla., going for her landmark 50th career victory in a personal and professional comeback, and her opponent DAKOTA STONE (9-8-4, 1 KO), of Auburn, Wash., (Martin and Stone rumble in a rematch of their closely- contested 2009 fight on the non-televised undercard.) The remainder of the undercard will weigh in after them.

Remaining tickets, priced at $100, $75 and $50, can be purchased online at, via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at (800) 745-3000, or at the STAPLES Center box office.