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Lara-Williams Eliminator to Become Charlo's WBC Mandatory

The WBC will allow Jermell Charlo to make another voluntary defense of its 154-pound title in his next fight. At its annual convention in Kiev, Ukraine, the WBC voted Wednesday to afford Charlo the ch...Read More

Lara Ready To Go To 160: I Want Golovkin or Canelo Next!

Former WBA super welterweight world champion Erislandy "The American Dream" Lara (25-3-2, 14 KOs), felt inspired by the state of boxing after watching last Saturday night's main event between Saul "Ca...Read More

Lara: Now That Hurd is Injured - I'm Ready To Fight Charlo Next!

Former WBA, IBO junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (25-3-2, 14 KOs) is ready, willing and able to challenge WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo (31-0, 15 KOs) as soon as possible...Read More

Jarrett Hurd Turns Back on Lara Rematch, Wants Kell Brook Next

IBF, WBA junior middleweight world titleholder Jarrett Hurd is looking for the biggest fight possible. As BoxingScene.com reported a few weeks ago, the WBA has ordered a rematch between Hurd and forme...Read More

Lara's Manager: We're Confident of Beating Hurd in Rematch

As BoxingScene.com first reported on Wednesday, the World Boxing Association ordered an immediate rematch between WBC junior middleweight champion Jarrett Hurd and former beltholder Erislandy Lara. Th...Read More

Jarrett Hurd vs. Erislandy Lara Rematch Ordered

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the Championship Committee of the World Boxing Association has ordered an immediate rematch between WBA/IBF junior middleweight champion Jarrett Hurd and former b...Read More

Lara: Hurd Failed To Beat Me Decisively - I Want Rematch Next!

Former junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (25-3-2, 14 KOs) is looking for an immediate rematch against Jarrett Hurd (22-0, 15 KOs). In the best fights of 2018, so far, Hurd won a very close t...Read More

Hurd-Lara Drew Higher Ratings for Showtime Than Joshua-Parker

Jarrett Hurd and Erislandy Lara didn’t start fighting until 12:43 a.m. ET on Saturday night. That didn’t stop them from producing higher ratings than the heavyweight title unification fight Showtime t...Read More

Hurd: Lara Hit Me Harder Than Any Opponent; Showed Heart

Before they fought Saturday night, Jarrett Hurd didn’t expect Erislandy Lara to hit him harder than any of his previous opponents. Hurd considered Tony Harrison the most powerful puncher he had faced ...Read More

Julian Williams' Coach Breaks Down Lara vs. Hurd, Gallimore Win

Super welterweight contender Julian Williams (25-1-1) is back in position for a second world title shot after his victory over Nathaniel Gallimore (20-2-1) on Saturday night in Las Vegas. The fight wa...Read More

Hurd: It's Crazy That Knockdown Was the Difference on Scorecards

Tears of joy began flowing from Jarrett Hurd’s eyes as soon as Jimmy Lennon Jr. uttered the word “Swift” after reading the scores Saturday night in Las Vegas. That emotional moment briefly overwhel...Read More

Weekend Review: Jarret Hurd Arrives, DeGale-Truax Not Pretty

Jarrett Hurd: To appreciate what Hurd accomplished in his split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara on Saturday night in Las Vegas, one could look at the loser. Lara is one of the most-gifted active ...Read More

Lara-Hurd Produces An Unlikely FOTY Candidate

Lara-Hurd Produces An Unlikely FOTY Candidate

By Corey Erdman - In many ways, Erislandy Lara and Jarrett Hurd had no business being a Fight of the Year contender. Lara is one of the sport’s most economical counterpunchers, a brilliant tactician w...Read More

Lara's Manager: That Was Old School War, Fight of The Year

Luis DeCubas Jr., manager of Erislandy Lara (25-3-2, 14KOs), is very proud of his boxer's performance on Saturday's night. Lara lost a close twelve round split decision to Jarrett Hurd (21-0, 15 KOs) ...Read More

Video: Jarrett Hurd Talks Lara Win, Charlo, 160 Move, More

Jarrett Hurd Video Interview - LAS VEGAS - Jarrett Hurd unified the 154-pound division with a 12-round split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara in an all-action fight Saturday on SHOWTIME before a s...Read More

Jarrett Hurd: We Don't Need Rematch With Lara; I Made It Clear

Jarrett Hurd and Erislandy Lara don’t disagree only on how their 154-pound title unification fight was scored. Lara believes he is entitled to a rematch with Hurd after suffering the third close loss ...Read More

Lara's Trainer Angry: Erislandy Always Gets Screwed in Las Vegas!

Ronnie Shields, trainer for former world champion Erislandy Lara, was not happy with the scoring of Saturday's fight at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. In a high stakes unification for th...Read More

Hurd Surprised Lara Went Toe-to-Toe, Thought He'd Run All Fight

Jarrett Hurd was surprised Erislandy Lara didn’t move more Saturday night. Hurd figured he’d have a tougher time tracking down the typically elusive Lara in what developed into a extremely competitive...Read More

Jarrett Hurd: Charlo Will Be a Much Easier Fight Than Lara!

On Saturday night, Jarrett Hurd unified the IBF, IBO, WBA junior middleweight titles with a twelve round split decision win over longtime division ruler Erislandy Lara at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel ...Read More

Charlo To Hurd: You Took Easier Fight - I Want That Work!

Jarrett Hurd unified boxing's junior middleweight division by knocking down Cuba's Erislandy Lara in the 12th round to earn a stunning spit decision victory on Saturday. The undefeated American is now...Read More