Hearn Says Saudi Arabia Bout Is Not About Money

Written 1 week ago by Newsroom

Eddie Hearn is defending the decision to stage the rematch of Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jnr in Saudi Arabia.

The bout for the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO World titles will take place on December 7th in Riyadh.

A 15,000 seater stadium will be built for the occassion.

Hearn says the event is key to bringing the sport to new markets: