The official weigh-in for Friday’s Boxing card at Technology Park in New South Wales, Australia headlined by a battle for the vacant IBF Jr. Lightweight world championship between former two-time world champion Billy Dib and top contender Tevin Farmer took place earlier today. The official weights for the entire card are as follows.
Main Event: Vacant IBF Jr. Lightweight world championship – 12Rds.
Billy Dib 129 1/2lbs. vs. Tevin Farmer 129 1/2lbs.
Asian Boxing Council Continental Jr. Middleweight championship – 10Rds.
Tim Tszyu (Champion) 153lbs. vs. Steve Ferdinandus 151 1/4lbs.
Bantamweight – 10Rds*.
Yotchanchiai Yakaeo 117 1/2lbs. vs. Brock Jarvis 121lbs.
(*Javis weighed in three pounds over the 118lb. Bantamweight limit. Fight still to take place as scheduled as of this writing.)
Australian NSW State Super-Middleweight championship – 8Rds
Isaac Buckley (Champion) 166 1/4lbs. vs. Mateo Tapia 167lbs.
Jr. Middleweight – 4Rds.*
Danilo Creati 152 1/2lbs. vs. Salih Ozdemir 152 1/4lbs.
(* Both Creati and Ozdemir will be making their pro debuts on this card.)
Jr. Welterweight – 4Rds.
Jed Arians 137 1/2lbs. vs. Ben Campbell 137lbs.
Dib vs. Farmer takes place tomorrow night (Friday, August 3rd) at Technology Park in New South Wales, Australia. The fight can be seen in the United States on the new digital streaming network from ESPN, ESPN+ beginning at 6:15AM ET/3:15AM PT (Friday morning U.S. Time.) ESPN+ is available through the ESPN app for $4.99 a month or $49.99 per year. To subscribe to ESPN+ Click the ESPN+ tab within the ESPN app or visit:watch.espnplus.com/sports/ to subscribe as well as for a list of available streaming devices carrying the ESPN app. For more information about ESPN please visit:www.espn.com. Check your listings internationally.
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