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Photos: Jarrett Hurd, Austin Trout - Putting in Hard Work

BROOKLYN  – WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara and undefeated contender Terrell Gausha met with the New York media during a fight week open workout on Wednesday at Gleason’s Gym just days before they headline a Premier Boxing Champions event Saturday, Oct. 14 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING®. Photos by Stephanie Trapp/Ed Diller.

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The night of 154-pound action on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING begins at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT with “Swift” Jarrett Hurd risking his IBF Junior Middleweight belt against former world champion Austin “No Doubt” Trout in the televised opener. In the co-feature, WBC Super Welterweight Champion Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo will defend against fellow unbeaten No. 1 contender Erickson “Hammer” Lubin.

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Tickets to the event are on sale now and start at $50 (not including applicable fees). Tickets can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, barclayscenter.com or by calling 800-745-3000. Tickets can also be purchased at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center. Group discounts are available by calling 844-BKLYN-GP.

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Also on-hand Wednesday at Gleason’s were several of the top local undercard fighters who will be competing on the card.

JARRETT HURD

“I think this fight is more of a mind game than about physical strength.

“This is a display of the top 154-pounders in the world. I asked for this fight because in order to be the best you have to beat the best. I feel like Austin Trout, even with three losses, is the top competition. A win would mean everything. I want to show that I’m much better than the others he’s fought.

“This is my second time fighting in New York and everyone always shows me the love here, so it’s an honor.

“I’ve always rooted for Austin in his fights, but this is business now. It’s nothing personal, it’s just that he’s in the way right now.

“I’m the taller fighter, I’m the longer fighter, and I’m the strongest fighter.  I’m also the younger fighter, so those advantages will definitely be the keys Saturday night.

“He uses his jab well and he throws a great left to the body. He uses the ring well and he’s a veteran and he knows how to survive. He’s a crafty fighter, and knows how to win the rounds. But I don’t think that will be a factor because we are expecting it.

“I’m coming to open the show and all the fans should expect fireworks.”

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Dle on 10-11-2017

Hurd’s wigpiece looks like an explosion of trump’s mop on steroids.

Comment by Redd Foxx on 10-11-2017

[QUOTE=AdonisCreed;18129391]Austin Trout might be in trouble it looks like Jarrett Hurd just went super saiyan 3 in those photos with that hair lol[/QUOTE] Looks like he's wearing a dirty mop. I'm not feelin that one. Excited for this fight. If…

Comment by DaFan on 10-11-2017

Trout already looks like a beaten man. I'm not that sold on Hurd yet, but I think he gets this one. War Trout!

Comment by Johnston on 10-11-2017

Idk how someone hurds size Makes 154. Dude is massive for that weight

Comment by AdonisCreed on 10-11-2017

Austin Trout might be in trouble it looks like Jarrett Hurd just went super saiyan 3 in those photos with that hair lol

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