Lightweight World Champions Mikey Garcia and Robert Easter Jr. break down their July 28th title unification showdown on Showtime.
PBC REWIND — 6.30.17 — Robert Easter Jr. successfully defended his 135-pound world title for a second time when he earned a hard-fought UD win over Denis Shafikov in a homecoming bout in Toledo, Ohio.
Fighter Of The Week: 135-pound World Champion Robert Easter Jr. kicks off PBC’s first fight of 2018 with a title defense against former Champ Javier Fortuna on January 20 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Watch the fight live on SHOWTIME at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
This week on PBC Jabs we take a look at the stacked 2018 schedule, plus we check in with lightweight world champ Robert Easter Jr. ahead of his upcoming January 20th fight.
Robert Easter Jr. hoped to be the first boxer to stop Denis Shafikov in his second title defense. Instead, the 135-pound champion had to grind it out over 12 rounds against the toughest opponent of his career to remain unbeaten.
June was packed with nonstop actions! Follow along as we recap out top 5 PBC Greatest Hits from June 2017.
This week on PBC Jabs we recap our June 27th FS1 show, we check in with the IBF 135-pound champ Robert Easter Jr. and we preview our June 30th PBC on Bounce show.
Robert Easter capped a commanding performance with knockdowns in each of the final three rounds as he rolled to a unanimous decision over Luis Cruz and retained his 135-pound world championship.