Everything was ready for Jackie Nava and Mariana “Barby” Juárez face this Saturday in the most anticipated women’s fight of Mexico in recent years, after satisfactorily meeting the weight requirement.
Both boxers went to the Grand Hotel of Tijuana, where they stepped on the scale to declare war, the Aztec Princess weighing 120.1 pounds and the Barby with 120.7 lbs.
In weigh! This was the weigh-in of Jackie Nava and Barby Juárez in Tijuana. There is a fight this Saturday. pic.twitter.com/TljbZUOdQG
– Left Boxing (@IzquierdazoBox) October 29, 2021
The first to step on the scale was the Barby, who wore a worked body, respectful of her opponent and supported by her family.
NavaOn the other hand, she was calm and relaxed when going up to the Roman, aware that she is at home and that she will have to work hard to beat one Mariana that will come out determined to everything.
The fight between Jackie Nava and Mariana Juarez It will take place more than three years after the first talks began, although various situations, including the coronavirus pandemic, prevented it from taking place.
The venue will be the Tijuana Municipal Auditorium, which for security and protocol reasons will only be able to receive 70 percent of its capacity, which is almost 5,000 spectators, so about 3,500 fans are expected.
Guillermo Brito, chief operating officer of Zanfer, reported that the sale of tickets for the evening is on the right track and it is expected that this Saturday all the tickets will be sold and, with what is allowed, it will be a full house.
Channel to see Barby Juárez vs. Jackie Nava
The fight will be broadcast on Mexico nationwide by Aztec TV and in Latin America by the canal Space. Both are a guarantee of rating and a large audience is expected.
But also the hobby of USA you will have the opportunity to watch the battle through the PPV, by the page of Facebook from Combat go and that will cost $ 14.99.