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Current rankings @ Bantamweight
When is Russell vs Santiago?
Gary Antonio Russell is set to take on Alejandro Santiago Barrios on Saturday 27th November 2021 at Park Theater in Nevada.
The fight is scheduled for 10 rounds in the Bantamweight division, which means the weight limit will be 118 pounds (8.4 stone or 53.5 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Stephen Fulton's and Brandon Figueroa's clash for the WBC World Super Bantamweight and WBO World Junior Featherweight championship. Also, on the undercard will be Raeese Aleem's and Eduardo Baez's bout.
Russell vs Santiago stats
Gary Antonio Russell steps into the ring with an undefeated record of 18 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Alejandro Santiago Barrios will make his way to the ring with a record of 24 wins, 2 loses and 5 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Russell has advantage in power over Barrios, with a 67% knock out percentage over Barrios' 54%.
Gary Antonio Russell is the older man by 3 years, at 28 years old.
Russell has a height advantage of 3 inches over Barrios. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Gary Antonio Russell & Alejandro Santiago Barrios fight out of an orthodox stance.
Russell is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 2015, 2 year and 1 month later than Barrios, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 98 less professional rounds, 70 to Barrios' 168.
Gary Antonio Russell goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the WBA, 9 by the IBF and 9 by the RING at bantamweight.
Alejandro Santiago Barrios is currently ranked number 5 by the WBC in the 118lb division.
Russell vs Santiago form
Russell remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he Emmanuel Rodriguez on 14th August 2021 by in the 1st round at Dignity Health Sports Park, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Juan Carlos Payano on 19th December 2020 by technical decision in their 7 round contest at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut.
Going into that contest, he had beat Jesus Martinez on 8th February 2020 by technical decision in the 6th round at PPL Center, Pennsylvania.
Before that, he had won against Samuel Gutierrez on 2nd November 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.
He had beat Francisco Pedroza on 13th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
Barrios has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he drew Jerwin Ancajas on 28th September 2018 by split draw in their IBF World Junior Bantamweight championship fight at Oracle Arena, California, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Jose Martinez on 24th March 2018 by split draw at Complejo Ferial, Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Going into that contest, he had defeated David Godinez on 8th December 2017 by knockout at Gimnasio Independencia, Baja California, Mexico.
Before that, he had won against Efrain Gonzalez on 21st October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Swatmeet Las Californias, Baja California.
Hehad defeated Samuel Medina on 26th May 2017 by knockout in the 3rd round at Salon Mezzanine, Baja California.
In terms of recent activity, Gary Antonio Russell has been fighting more than Alejandro Santiago Barrios.
Gary Antonio Russell last fought 2 months and 5 days ago, while Alejandro Santiago Barrios' last outing was 3 years and 21 days ago.
Russell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 3 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 25 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5 rounds on average.
Barrios' last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.
What time does Russell vs Santiago start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST at Park Theater, Nevada, United States, which is around 1:00 AM GMT in the UK.
Who is showing Russell vs Santiago?
Russell vs Santiago will be broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
How do you stream Russell vs Santiago?
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What were the odds on Russell vs Santiago?
Alejandro Santiago Barrios is currently (+100) to win the contest outright, while you can get (+100) on Gary Antonio Russell if you fancy the incredible upset.
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