Check out the video highlights of Jhonny Gonzalez’s shocking KO victory of previously unbeaten Abner Mares ahead of this Saturday’s Showtime Championship Boxing doubleheader. In a fight that was a leading candidate for Upset and Knockout of the Year in 2013, Gonzalez recaptured the WBC Featherweight World Title with a stunning first-round knockout over Mares. Don’t miss Gonzalez as he makes his third title defense this Saturday against contender Gary Russell, Jr.
Also here, we have a video feature on Russell:
Gary Russell Jr. discusses his family’s boxing background, his father’s role as his corner, and his motivation following defeat to Vasyl Lomachenko. Russell steps in the ring for the WBC World featherweight title against Jhonny Gonzalez Saturday, March 28th at 10p ET/7p PT on SHOWTIME.
On the undercard of Gonzalez vs. Russell and Martirosyan vs. Charlo…
Jermell’s brother, Jermall Charlo (20-0, 16 KOs),looking to keep his undefeated record intact against the powerful Michael Finney (12-2-1, 10 KOs) in a 10-round super welterweight bout.
Also in action is J’Leon Love (18-1, 10 KOs), who returns to the ring after suffering his first loss and will look to get back in the win column against exciting veteran Scott Sigmon (24-6-1, 13 KOs) in 10 rounds of super middleweight action.
Another exciting undefeated fighter, Ronald Gavril (11-0, 9 KOs), will compete in an 8-round super middleweight bout.
Former world-title challenger Cesar Seda (26-2, 17 KOs)makes his 2015 debut when he squares off against the young and rugged Cesar Juarez (15-3, 13 KOs) in a bantamweight bout scheduled for 8 rounds.
In more undercard action, undefeated prospect Thomas Hill (2-0) will look to keep his perfect professional record against Jeremiah Page (2-1, 2 KOs) in a 4-round super welterweight bout.
Rounding out the night is a battle of experienced super lightweights between Levan Ghvamichava (13-1-1, 10 KOs) and Derrick Findley (21-14-1, 13 KOs) competing in a 6-round bout.