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Lara vs. Trout To Have "Regular" WBA Title at Stake

By Elisinio Castillo

The World Boxing Association has ruled that Erislandy Lara (18-1-2, 12KOs) vs. Austin Trout (26-1, 14KOs) will have the WBA's "regular" junior middleweight title at stake. Lara-Trout takes place on December 7th in a Showtime televsied clash from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

The previous "regular" champion, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, fought the WBA's "super" champion at 154 - Floyd Mayweather Jr. - on September 14th and lost a twelve round majority decision at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Mayweather will remain as the "super" champion at 154, according to the WBA.

Lara captured the WBA's interim title in August with a tenth round stoppage of Alfredo Angulo. Trout previously held the WBA's "regular" title but lost the belt in April after dropping a twelve round decision to Canelo before 40,000 fans in San Antonio.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by CTC JOHNNY on 10-21-2013

Let's go Lara :boxing: put this puppet azz Clown to Sleep :crucified if not to slumber he goes beat him to the punch and make him feel the performance of a superior boxer !!!! Bring the pain:wave:

Comment by Bigg Rigg on 10-21-2013

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;13861934]So Canelo is gonna have to fight Molina (unless Ortiz gets gifted) or Lara-Trout? I like. Lets hope Lara wins so we can see if Canelo has the balls to step up. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE]…

Comment by 285Kid on 10-21-2013

Regular as in the world title, the winner of Lara/Trout will be the real 154 world champion WBA World light middleweight title ,Is Vacated WBA interim light middleweight title , Is Lara WBA Super light middleweight title, Is Floyd

Comment by HeroBando on 10-21-2013

[QUOTE=techliam;13861634]Where'd you hear this from? This is certainly not the case. In most divisions, there aren't regular/super champs, just the normal WBA champion. Where there are regular/super titles, the Super belt is pretty much the champ for the WBA. The…

Comment by MeanestNiceGuy on 10-21-2013

Gotta love these bogus title belts nowadays...you're either the "regular", "super", "interim", "half-assed", "runner up", "not this time" champion of the world...and that's just for one belt. How many titles do we have? WBC, WBA, WBO, IBF, etc...smh

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