Examples from the Web for middleweight
And he knocked out the second middleweight, and the third middleweight.
So the coach, seeing that he had struck gold, entered Jimmie in the match with Stanford, but in the middleweight class.
The middleweight thought that it was a joke on him, and was careful not to hit hard.
But one day down in the gymnasium, the boxing coach put him in the ring with a middleweight for some practice.
He looked like Pollyanna, after eight or ten shots at the middleweight title.Occasion for Disaster|Gordon Randall Garrett
British Dictionary definitions for middleweight
- a professional boxer weighing 154–160 pounds (70–72.5 kg)
- an amateur boxer weighing 71–75 kg (157–165 pounds)
- (as modifier)a middleweight contest