Khan and McCloskey took to the scales in the Triangle Shopping Centre in front of hundreds of fans as the pre-fight excitement reached fever pitch. Both men made the weight with ease, coming in at 139lbs for the light-welterweight contest.
Ringside spent some time with challenger Paul McCloskey as he prepares for his title fight with Amir Khan next month. Having set up camp in Belfast, Dudey is under the tutelage of veteran trainer John Breen and has enlisted the help of a strength and conditioning coach for the first time in his career. Although he is keeping it real as his own nutritionist.