MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Russell vs Huertas?
Gary Antuanne Russell beat Juan Huertas by technical knockout in the 2nd round on Saturday 2nd November 2019 at MGM National Harbor in Maryland.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 10 rounds in the Super Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 140 pounds (10 stone or 63.5 KG).
Russell vs Huertas stats
Gary Antuanne Russell stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 11 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 11 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Juan Huertas made his way to the ring with a record of 14 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Russell had a large advantage in power over Huertas, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Huertas' 71%.
Gary Antuanne Russell was the younger man by 4 years, at 26 years old.
Huertas had a height advantage of 2 inches over Russell.
Gary Antuanne Russell fought out of the southpaw stance, while Juan Huertas was an orthodox fighter.
Russell was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in , 9 years and 3 months earlier than Huertas, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 5 less professional rounds, 46 to Huertas' 51.
Russell's last 2 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 5 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What time did Russell vs Huertas start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at MGM National Harbor, Maryland, United States, which was around 2:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Russell vs Huertas?
Gary Antuanne Russell was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Juan Huertas made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.