Javi Marroquin Announces He's Fighting In A Boxing Match!

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Nov. 15 2018, Updated 5:39 p.m. ET

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Javi Marroquin is getting ready to rumble! The Teen Mom 2 star announced that his is set to jump into the boxing ring in February of 2019. Get all of the details about the MTV reality star's huge event.

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"I am nervous. I've never been in a boxing match, but did boxing training to get in shape," he told

"Damon reached out to see if I wanted to be a part of it and while I like his anti-bullying message we decided to do it as a charity for the military," he explained.

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As his loyal followers know, Javi is very into his fitness routine so of course he has a plan to prep for the match. "I'm going to find a trainer over the weekend and get in shape," he revealed.

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Even though the soon-to-be dad-of-two hasn't ever jumped into the ring before, he isn't "really that scared!" He explained, "At the end of the day we are going to raise money for charity."

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"I'm a pretty decent size guy. I plan to chisel this up in time for the fight. I hope people get their money's worth," Javi said. "I'll take a knockout!" Javi's opponent hasn't been selected just yet but the date is set for February 16th, 2019.

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