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Gary Russell Jr: ‘I am a Fighter’ Promo Video

The highly touted Gary Russell Jr., won the 2005 National Golden Gloves Championship at the age of 16. Despite his success as an amateur, he has received a fair amount of criticism since turning pro. His doubters say that he has coasted to his perfect 24-0 record without facing any of the top opposition. On Saturday, June 21, Russell will face his toughest challenge to date inVasyl...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Gary Russell Jr. “I’m A Fighter”

CARSON, CA - On Saturday, June 21st, Gary Russell Jr enters the ring against his toughest opponent to date 2-time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko and is the latest subject in Showtime’s on-going web series, “I’m a fighter.” ***** The highly touted Gary Russell Jr., won the 2005 National Golden Gloves Championship at the age of 16. Despite his success as an amateur...
Via BadCulture
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Gary Russell I Am a Fighter feature from Showtime

Gary Russell Jr. has been one of the most talked about prospects and hopefuls in boxing for years. But after seeming poised to breakthrough to the top of the sport some two or three years ago, he has fallen off the map. Now though, he gets to face the two-fight pro veteran, but all-time great amateur, Vasyl Lomachenko. In this video from Showtime Boxing, you'll learn more about...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Gary Russell Jr Declines Offer to Sign with 50 Cent

Undefeated boxer Gary Russell Jr. has declined advances by rapper/promoter 50 Cent to join his SMS promotional boxing team. Russell has this to say about his interactions with 50 Cent: “Over the last few days, we’ve been getting a number of phone calls from 50 Cent. They want us to sign with their camp.” “I don’t have anything against his team, but we are not interested...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

UNBEATEN GARY RUSSELL JR. & VYACHESLAV GUSEV FINAL WORKOUT QUOTES

Showtime March 2nd.
Via Halestorm Sports
February 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Video Preview: Abril vs. Bogere & Russell vs. Gusev

On March 2nd, Showtime presents a card from Las Vegas headlined by Richard Abril vs. Sharif Bogere. It's a new location and a new headline event, as this was originally supposed to be a New York City card headlined by Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Jayson Velez. Good thing there are still two nice fights to check out, so go ahead and take a peek at the video preview of the event below...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Russell taking step toward greatness

Washington DC native "Mr." Gary Russell Jr. (19-0, 11 KOs) takes on fellow featherweight contender Christopher "Huracan" Perez (23-2, 14 KOs) on the undercard of the Cory Spinks/Cornelius Bundrage card Saturday night. The Showtime-produced event also will feature Cuban sharpshooter Erislandy Lara facing off against Freddy Hernandez. Considered by some as the...
Via Fox Sports
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Russell Updates The Latest

Southern Miss is looking local for talent in the 2013 class. Coach Johnson said recruiting Mississippi will be a priority. One name drawing a lot of interest is Glenn Russell Jr. of Lawrence County (MS). He talkes about his latest with GoldenEaglePride.com.
Via southernmississippi.scout.com
February 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Pistons Call-Up Walker D. Russell Jr. From Fort Wayne

Walker D. Russell Jr. has been playing for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants and will be making his first appearance on an NBA roste
Via RealGM
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Russell Drawing Early SEC Interest

Lawrence County has built a reputation as one of south Mississippi's most physical programs. With a collection of tough, blue collar offensive lineman and swift footed skill players, the Monticello, Mississippi high school is a frequent stop for college recruiters. This spring one of the main attractions will be Glenn Russell Jr. who has the versatility to play a number of positions.
Via recruiting.scout.com
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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