18 Oct The Golden Contract: Weigh-in bust-up between Ryan Walsh and Hairon Soccaras
A row broke out between Hairon Soccaras and Ryan Walsh teams before The Golden Contract begins.
Featherweight champion Walsh responded patiently later that he was accused of lost the burden by Soccaras trainer Jorge Rubio.
Soccaras from the tournaments first round on Friday selected walsh at 8pm, live on Sky Sports Action.
But coach Rubio – renowned with the Olympic team of Cuba for his period then more recently Luke Campbell and Amir Khan – caused some stir in Fridays weigh-in.
Rubio was irritated that he wasnt given the chance to see that the 126lbs limit had been successfully made by Walsh.
Representatives of the two fighters shouted back and forth as Walsh and Soccaras confronted, having made the weight. Walsh struck their.
The limit was made by all eight featherweights before the struggles of Friday.