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Emanuele Della Rosa: I'm Ready To Face Erislandy Lara

By Miguel Rivera

The World Boxing Council advised BoxingScene.com a few days ago that WBC International champion Emanuele Della Rosa (31-1, 8KOs) will be the opponent for Erislandy Lara in a final junior middleweight eliminator. Della Rosa lost in 2009, by split decision, to middleweight Sebastian Zbik.

Della Rosa, who's currently ranked third, is ready to face Lara.

"There is a chance that I could face Lara, who is a great fighter. And I'm ready to face him... or anyone else [in a WBC final eliminator]," stressed Della Rosa.

Lara (17-1-2, 11KOs) faced Vanes Marirosyan in a final eliminator last November. They went to a nine round technical decision draw after Vanes suffered cut above his left eye from an accidental clash of heads. The WBC ordered them to fight again, but Vanes took a pass with no written contract clause for the winner to get a guaranteed shot at WBC champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by DannYankee on 02-13-2013

[QUOTE=hectari;13021756]What a joke fight, if Lara is so good and hyped up, why is he fighting a woman?[/QUOTE] Because b*tcha[I]s[/I]s matryosan wouldn't do the eliminator rematch so hes stuck fighting the woman because is the only way he'll get a…

Comment by Angry Cuban on 02-11-2013

Dale Lara!!! Partele la cara al punto ese...

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 02-11-2013

When is this fight going down? Watch GBP put Lara on another totally irrelevant card. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 02-11-2013

[quote=hectari] What a joke fight, if Lara is so good and hyped up, why is he fighting a woman? [/quote] Ask GBP... they got the stable. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by lutenco on 02-11-2013

Emanuele is tough and he has more experience than when he faced Zbik but Lara is all another level;anyway he has to prove himself with a really great fighter and Lara is one of the very best in the world,good…

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