AIR DATE: Dec 13 2021 14:21UTC
EPISODE: Episode 71
Gary Antonio Russell | Knuckle Up with Mike Orr | Talkin Fight
Today Mike discusses Gary Antonio Russell (19-0-0, 1 NC), a Pro Boxer out of Washington, District of Columbia, United States.
Watch Knuckle Up’s Mike Orr, who always discusses up-and-coming young, hungry, and (usually) undefeated boxers during his live daily show at 4pm EST on TalkinFight.com or YouTube.com/c/TalkinFight
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[, Music ] welcome back talking fight fans to another episode of knuckle up.
We you’ve got mike orr at four and uh.
Why don’t you take him away for us mike yeah man, welcome talking fight fans and knuckle up fans around the world thanks for tuning in to another wonderful episode of knuckle up at four with mike or with yours? Truly, my gore.
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Today, i want to talk to you about about a boxer who uh who’s from a really big family, um and and and great man.
This uh, this guy is 19-0 with 12 knockouts abandon weight, he’s ranked 9th in the world out of 765 and first at a 71 in the united states, and i’m talking about gary antonio russell not to be mistaken, with the entire major family of boxing that he Comes from, but yes, he is one of these brothers uh.
Gary antonio russell is among six fighting brothers.
All of them are southpaws who were both trained in their basement by and named after their father.
Gary senior gary senior is also a former boxer.
Who now does so in a family owned enigma boxing gym in capital heights he’s nicknamed gary antonio russell is nicknamed another russell, along with gary jr 33 gary ellen iii, 30 and gary antoine 25, who i’ve already previewed on this show a couple of months back they’ve.
All won national golden gloves.
Titles uh nickname mr gary jr is the reigning wbc 126 pound champ at one point and works with the siblings uh cornered with gary allen and gary senior and gary antoine, nickname the last so the youngest is named the last and it’s an undefeated junior welterweight prospect And guys, honestly you’re going to want to see this giant, this guy jump into the ring again.
Man he’s coming off of a majority decision win against um alejandro santiago uh back in november 27th.
Guys, if you didn’t see this fight, i urge you to go back check it out.
It’S great uh.
It really shows um shows his ability man this kid.
This kid’s got skills and uh.
We’Re gon na see a belt around his waist guys, the fight that he had before that emanuel rodriguez ended in a no contest because of an accidental headbutt rock rodriguez.
Wasn’T able to continue due to that injury.
Also, santiago is, is down he’s accustomed to boxing’s ups and downs, but this mexican bantamweight contender alejandro santiago, says he’s not going to let his national nationally televised majority decision lost to gary antonio russell last uh, sorry, saturday, november 27th, slow him down uh with showtime cameras, Rolling apart, mgm doley live in las vegas santiago, who is 24 3 and 5 with 13 kos, uh and russell fought a war for 10 rounds with some feeling santiago’s pressuring style had outshined the undefeated brussels speed after 10 intense rounds.
However, it was not to be for the hard luck.
Santiago as russell was given the nod via the majority decision.
Uh judges, stephen moreau, benoit rozelle and they all scored 96 to 94 and, while judge lisa gimpa scored the contest 95.
95, which brought this to a draw.
So guys the rematch is already being talked about.
We’Re going to get to see it soon we’re going to let you know when it happens.
In the meantime, we will drop the fight in our comments, so you guys can click on that man to check that last, one out definitely a doozy.
First time this kid’s been brought uh 10 rounds.
You know majority decision and gone the distance in his last.
I believe five fights the kids averaging right now about uh about a fight every five months or so so we’re definitely going to be seeing this guy in the ring.
He’S very, very active, so guys be on the lookout for him and, in the meantime, check them out now before you know this kid becomes the big superstar that we believe he’s all gon na be man.
The kid comes from a fighting background.
His entire family are fighters, and you know what, when you’re, born and bred for this game, you’re gon na be a champion man, that’s just how it is, and you know what it’s just, how long it takes you to get there in the road that you take.
Honestly, i believe this guy’s flying under the radar a little bit he is signed with pvc boxing, so we will be seeing him on these cards coming up in the next couple of months.
Maybe in the new year we will let you know when it’s happening, but in the meantime check him out.
Man check out the fights he’s a great kid to watch.
That’S gary antonio russell, and you know what he’s a fight he’s, definitely a fighter.
So it’s my card for man, i’m bringing you gary antonio russell, go check him out.
You heard it here mike or at four on knuckle up.
We’Ll see you tomorrow same time same channel different prospect, and you know what it is man it’s mike r4 knuckle up.
Awesome thanks so much mike yeah man no worries