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Photos: Alfredo Angulo, Sergio Mora - Set For Crossroads Battle

World champions Erislandy Lara and Jarrett Hurd went face-to-face Friday at the official weigh-in for their 154-pound world title unification this Saturday, April 7 live on SHOWTIME® from Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. (photos by Stephanie Trapp, Chris Farina).

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WBA, IBO Champion Lara and IBF Champion Hurd will meet for just the sixth unification bout in division history in a fight that will help define the future of the 154-pound class. The winner of Lara-Hurd will join Hall of Famers Terry Norris, Felix Trinidad, Oscar De La Hoya and Winky Wright, as well as Canelo Alvarez, as the only fighters to unify 154-pound titles. 

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Also featured IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb Truax and former champion James DeGale, who meet in an immediate rematch of what was the near-universal upset of the year in 2017. In the opening bout of the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® telecast at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, super welterweight contenders Julian Williams and Nathaniel Gallimore will face off in an IBF 154-pound world title eliminator.

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Sergio Mora weighed in at 162.3-pounds, while Angulo was 167.5-pounds.

WBA, IBO and IBF 154-Pound World Championship Unification

Erislandy Lara – 153 ½

Jarrett Hurd – 153

Referee: Kenny Bayless; Judges: Burt Clements (Nev.), Glenn Feldman (Conn.), Dave Moretti (Nev.)

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IBF Super Middleweight World Championship Rematch

Caleb Truax – 167 ¾

James DeGale – 167 ¼

Referee: Robert Byrd; Judges: Robert Hoyle (Nev.), John McKaie (N.Y.), Don Trella (Conn.)

IBF Junior Middleweight World Title Eliminator

Julian Williams – 154

Nathaniel Gallimore – 153

Referee: Tony Weeks; Eric Cheek (Nev.), Max Deluca (Calif.), Patricia Morse Jarman (Nev.)

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ThomasJK on 04-07-2018

The refs selection for the three fights sure dont impress. Two of them are bonified crooks and the third is iffy at best. Who assigns these MF’ers to these fights?!?!?!

Comment by Zaryu on 04-07-2018

[QUOTE=SHO_RULEZ;18647871]Mora doesn't have the pop to stop El Pero's stalking. Angulo TKO[/QUOTE] Interesting, I haven't put much thought into the fight, but I think Mora wins. I don't think Mora needs pop to beat Angulo, he's just awkward, and along…

Comment by anonymous2.0 on 04-07-2018

A weird pick'em fight not because of how good they are, but how damaged they are

Comment by SHO_RULEZ on 04-07-2018

Mora doesn't have the pop to stop El Pero's stalking. Angulo TKO

Comment by OctoberRed on 04-07-2018

[QUOTE=Tysonfury;18647681]Where can I watch this?[/QUOTE] I dont think its being televised.

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