Frank Lotierzo Talks Russell Jr. vs. Diaz Aftermath – Featherweight world champion Gary Russell Jr. (29-1-0, 17 KOs) defended his WBC title against mandatory challenger Joseph “JoJo” Diaz Jr. (26-1-0, 14 KOs) on Saturday, May 19th in a clash air on Showtime from MGM National Harbor in Maryland.
Russell won the contest via unanimous decision, 115-113 and 117-111 twice, to retain his belt. The 29-year-old hometown favorite used his hand speed, quickness and relentless attack to overwhelm Diaz Jr., the previously undefeated top-ranked contender.
On this segment our boxing analyst Frank Lotierzo talks about this intense fight.
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