Gary Sykes v Gary Buckland public weigh-in this Friday

GARY Sykes and Gary Buckland will weigh-in at 3pm this Friday ahead of their huge British super featherweight title showdown in Sheffield.

The weigh-in, which will be open to the public, will take place at Owlerton Greyhound Stadium, Penistone Road, Sheffield, S6 2BL.

Victory for Dewsbury’s Sykes in Saturday night’s title showdown, at Ponds Forge Leisure Centre, will see him win the Lonsdale belt outright.

See this week’s paper for a four-page pull-out preview of the fight.