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Russell vs. Magsayo

Saturday, January 22, 2022 9:00 PM ET

Featherweight World Champion Gary Russell Jr. defends his title against top contender Mark Magsayo in an exciting main event between two of the world’s best 126-pounders. The Maryland native Russell has been champion since 2015, successfully defending his belt on five occasions. The Filipino sensation Magsayo scored a career-best victory over former champ Julio Ceja in August to earn his first shot at championship gold. Plus, a rematch between 140-pound contenders Subriel Matias and Petros Ananyan in the co-main event. Live on Showtime.

3 Fights

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  • Gary
    Russell Jr.
    31-1-0
    loss
    vs
    Mark
    Magsayo
    23-0-0
    win
    33
    Age
    26
    Washington, District of Columbia
    Origin
    Rizal, Metro Manila, Philippines
    5' 5"
    Height
    5' 6"
    64"
    Reach
    68"
  • Subriel
    Matias
    17-1-0
    win
    vs
    Petros
    Ananyan
    16-2-2
    loss
    29
    Age
    33
    Fajardo, Puerto Rico
    Origin
    Abovyan, Armenia
    5' 8"
    Height
    5' 8½"
    71½"
    Reach
    66½"
  • Tugstsogt
    Nyambayar
    120-2-0
    draw
    vs
    Sakaria
    Lukas
    25-1-0
    draw
    29
    Age
    37
    Mongolia
    Origin
    Windhoek, Namibia
    5' 8"
    Height
    5' 6"
    66"
    Reach
    69"
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