BADOU JACK AND RICHIE RIVERA WEIGH IN AHEAD OF SATURDAY’S (8/20) 10 ROUND CRUISERWEIGHT FIGHT
IN SAUDI ARABIA
FIGHTS TO AIR LIVE ON DAZN STARTING AT 12PM ET
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (August 19, 2022) – RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA (E. Hartford, CT, 21-0, 16KO’s) and former two-time world champion BADOU “THE RIPPER” JACK (Las Vegas, NV, 26-3-3 16KO’s) took to the scales ahead of Saturday’s 10 round cruiserweight bout set to take place on the undercard of the World Championship Heavyweight Unification between Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk, tomorrow, August 20th, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Both Jack and Rivera looked fit and ready for their showdown on Saturday, as Jack looks to establish himself for one more world title run. The upset minded Rivera has different plans, hoping to leave his mark on the global boxing scene with an emphatic victory. Jack weighed in at 199 lbs (90.3 kg) and Rivera weighed in at 194.8 (88.4 kg).
Badou Jack vs Richie Rivera is promoted by Badou Jack Promotions and Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing. The fight will air live on DAZN Saturday, August 20th starting at 12PM ET.