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Gary Russell Jr.: “The Pound For Pound List Means Nothing, Mr. Gary Russell Jr. Is One Of The Nicest And He’s Not On The Pound For Pound List So Clearly It’s About Popularity”

For most boxers, the goals are all the same. Beat every fighter that’s placed in front of them, pick up numerous world titles and collect a boatload of cash along the way. But while those aforementioned goals are near the top of their list, many of them crave recognition in the form of the pound for pound list.
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Gary Russell Jr. & Rey Vargas Reach Agreement For WBC Title Fight

WBC Featherweight Champion Gary Russell Jr. and mandatory challenger Rey Vargas will indeed be throwing leather sometime in 2021. Russell has been the WBC Featherweight Champion since 2015. He has had five successful title defenses. He’ll be putting the gold on the line for the sixth time against Vargas. The...
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Gary Russell Jr. And Rey Vargas Agree To Fight Terms

In what fans have grown accustomed to hearing from Gary Russell Jr., the WBC featherweight titlist will face a mandatory challenger. This time, in the form of Rey Vargas, the former super bantamweight world champion. Both sides have agreed to a deal and have avoided a purse bid. Presently, no...
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Gary Russell Jr. defends against Rey Vargas

By Jeff Henninger: WBC featherweight champion Gary Russell Jr and Rey Vargas have agreed to a fight that will be taking place in May or June. The two have averted a purse bid and will be fighting a still-to-be-determined date and location by promoter Tom Brown of TGB Promotions. The...
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Gary Russell Jr. Claims Eddie Hearn Offered Him $1 Million To Fight Josh Warrington

Gary Russell Jr. says that Matchroom Boxing’s Eddie Hearn gave him an offer he wasn’t satisfied with. Russell is the WBC Featherweight Champion. He has just one loss on his pro boxing record and that was against former lightweight world titleholder Vasiliy Lomachenko. Russell last competed back in February 2020, defeating Tugstsogt Nyambayar via unanimous decision. This was Russell’s fifth successful WBC Title defense.
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Boxe : Rey Vargas seeks Gary Russell Jr. for WBC Feather title

Undefeated Mexican former WBC super bantamweight world champion Rey Vargas is quickly looking to clinch a new world title in a new division. For Vargas, leaving the super bantamweight title was a difficult decision after making five successful defenses. But his career was put on hold when he suffered a broken leg and was out of action for nearly ten months. After deciding to move to the 126-pound division, the WBC ordered a fight between Vargas and featherweight champion Garry Russell Jr.
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Rey Vargas takes aim at Gary Russell Jr.

Former WBC super bantamweight world champion Rey Vargas is swiftly seeking to land a new world title in in a new division. For Rey, leaving the super bantamweight title was a difficult decision after making five successful defenses. But his career was put on hold when suffered a broken leg and was out of action for almost ten months. After deciding to move up to the 126lb division, the WBC ordered a fight between Vargas and featherweight champion Garry Russell Jr.
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Josh Warrington May Vacate IBF Title, Fight Gary Russell Jr.

Josh Warrington could give up his IBF featherweight title in order to pursue a fight with either Gary Russell Jr or Can Xu in April. Warrington will defend the title against Mauricio Lara on February 13, a date he had originally hoped to box Can, the WBA champion. But the Chinese boxer was reluctant to box without fans present and Eddie Hearn, Warrington’s promoter, fears that the IBF will turn down a request for a unification fight in April and order him to face his mandatory challenger, Kid Galahad.
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Rey Vargas moves to featherweight, named mandatory challenger for Gary Russell Jr.

WBC featherweight champion Gary Russell Jr.’s annual title defense looks to feature an unexpected challenger. Mauricio Sulaiman tells Behind the Gloves that he’s ordered Russell to face former super bantamweight champion Rey Vargas, who’s moved up in weight and exercised his right to be named mandatory challenger. Sulaiman claims “negotiation...
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Gary Russell Jr. On Gervonta Davis: He Based His Whole Career Fighting Smaller Fighters

Gary Russell Jr. wants Gervonta Davis to pick on someone his own size. The WBC featherweight titleholder has not been shy about calling Davis a weight bully over the past year. In the latest instance of his antagonization, Russell took exception to Davis’ last fight, a 130-pound, pay-per-view contest against Leo Santa Cruz, a four-division titleholder who began his career at the bantamweight limit of 122-pounds. After a competitive few rounds, Davis lowered the boom on Santa Cruz with a hellacious uppercut in the sixth round, leaving the Mexican challenger out cold on the canvas for several minutes.
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‘I Want Tank’ – Gary Russell Jr. Calls Out Gervonta Davis

The WBC featherweight king, Gary Russell Jr is in search of a resilient opponent for his next battle. It seems like he’s already got a couple of names in his mind. The champion was in a conversation with Brian Custer. He talked about why he opts to fight once a year and opened on the combatants he wants in the next fight.