Former world champion in four versions Boxing Adrien Broner was in the center of the scandal. The American was arrested during a weighing procedure of Deontay Wilder and Tyson fury in Las Vegas.
Broner tried to get in the building, where he held a weighting of the current champion and WBC former world champion WBO, WBA Super, IBF and IBO. According to “Sport-Express”, the attempt of Broner to be inside the building resisted the guards. Voluntarily to leave the premises he would not, what the security guard called the police, who arrested the intruder.
On arrival of police Broner was arrested and taken to the police station.
the weigh-in ended with a margin of fury. That showed weight 123,8 kg. At the same time under Wilder scales showed 104,4 kg. Thus, the difference between the heavyweights was 19.4 kg.
Battle fury – Wilder will take place on February 22.