Capitol Heights, Maryland native Gary Antuanne Russell (17-0, 17 KOs) made quick work of previously undefeated Kent Cruz (16-1-3, 10 KOs), securing his eighth career first-round knockout by sending Cruz to the canvas two minutes and 39 seconds into the super lightweight bout.
Unbeaten rising star Gary Antuanne Russell (16-0, 16 KOs) delivered a sixth-round TKO (:50) over former two-division Rances Barthelemy (29-2-1, 15 KOs) in their super lightweight clash to keep his perfect knockout streak intact.
Undefeated 140-pound contender Gary Antuanne Russell joins The PBC Podcast this week to discuss the state of the super lightweight division and what's next for him. Also, hosts Kenneth Bouhairie and Michael Rosenthal recap and break down last weekend's entire PBC on SHOWTIME card, including the Romero-Barroso main event and, in this week's Toe to Toe segment, list their Top Three Most Underrated PBC Fighters.
Undefeated super lightweight contender Gary Antuanne Russell and Trainer of the Year candidate Bob Santos are this week's guests on The PBC Podcast. Russell discusses the upheaval his family has dealt with over the past year, breaks down his strong 2022 and looks ahead to a world title shot in 2023.
Gary Antunanne Russell defeated Rances Barthelemy RD6 TKO in a controversial finish on July 30, 2022.
Two-division world champion and Brooklyn fan-favorite Danny “Swift” Garcia will make his super welterweight debut against exciting contender Jose Benavidez Jr. in a 12-round showdown, live on SHOWTIME.
Watch live as Danny Garcia and Jose Benavidez share their final thoughts before facing off in a super welterweight showdown on July 30th, live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Watch live as fighters on the Danny Garcia vs Jose Benavidez PBC on SHOWTIME fight card weigh-in ahead of their respective bouts live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on July 30.