PPL Center, Pennsylvania, United States
Tape rankings @ Super Lightweight
Who won Russell vs Marrufo?
Gary Antuanne Russell beat Jose Marrufo by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 8th February 2020 at PPL Center in Pennsylvania.
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 Marrufo stats
Back in February 2020, Gary Antuanne Russell stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 12 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Jose Marrufo made his way to the ring with a record of 12 wins, 9 loses and 2 draws, with 1 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Russell had a massive power advantage over Marrufo, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Marrufo's 8%.
Gary Antuanne Russell was the older man by 27 years, at 24 years old.
Russell had a height advantage of 4 inches over Marrufo. That also extended to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Gary Antuanne Russell fought out of the southpaw stance, while Jose Marrufo was an orthodox fighter.
Russell was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 11 less fights, and made his debut in 2017, 6 year and 6 months later than Marrufo, whose first professional fight was in . He had fought 78 less professional rounds, 46 to Marrufo's 124.
Russell's last 3 fights had come over a period of 6 months and 26 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2 rounds on average.
What time did Russell vs Marrufo start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at PPL Center, Pennsylvania, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Russell vs Marrufo?
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