Gary Russell Jr. vs. Oscar Escandon Live Fight, How to watch Showtime Boxing Russell Jr. vs Escandon Live, Odds, Fight Card, What TV Channel, TV Schedule, Result, Fight Time and more info.
Gary Russell Jr. vs. Oscar Escandon fight on Saturday night? There are a couple different ways to do so, even if you don’t have a cable subscription.Showtime Boxing Features Russell Jr vs Escandon – WBC world featherweight champion Gary Russell Jr makes his long-awaited return to action this coming Saturday as he defends his bet against the challenge of Oscar Escandon.
It’s not a matter of will Gary Russell Jr. (27-1, 16 KO) defeat Oscar Escandon (25-2, 17 KO), the only question is will he become the first fighter to stop the sturdy Colombian. Russell defends his WBC featherweight title in his home state of Maryland so you can bank on seeing a raucous crowd at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill.
Russell Jr meets Escandon as the main event of the Premier Boxing champions show at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Former two weight class world champion Rances Barthelemy tests the waters at 140 pounds for the first time against veteran Kiryl Relick is the only line up at the books early in the week, check back closer to fight time for more lines.
An interim IBF world title at super middleweight will be going home with the winner of Andre Dirrell (25-2) and Jose Uzcategui (26-1). The under card counts on the presence of Gary Antuanne Russell and Antonio Russell, brothers of world champion Gary Russell Jr. The fight is looked at as a homecoming for the Russell family as the fighting brothers grew up in the Washington D.C. area.
The bottom line is that the PBC has set the table for Russell Jr to shine this Saturday night. Russell Jr would benefit from adding a highlight reel type of performance come Saturday night. Check your local listing for start times on Showtime.