Russell Jr. vs. Diaz Pre-fight Breakdown with Frank Lotierzo – Undefeated featherweight and former United States Olympian Joseph “Jojo” Diaz, Jr. (26-0-0, 14 KOs) will fight for his first world championship against WBC title-holder Gary Russell, Jr. (28-1-0, 17 KOs) on Saturday, May 19, on Showtime from MGM National Harbor in Maryland.
Russell Jr. and Diaz Jr. have both had sensational professional and amateur careers, including representing the U.S. at the Olympics – Russell in 2008 and Diaz in 2012. Russell is noted for having some of the fastest hands in boxing but will be tested by a young, hungry contender in his first world title fight.
On this segment our boxing analyst Frank Lotierzo talks about Russell Jr. vs. Diaz.
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