Jarrett Hurd becomes a 154-pound unified champion by defeating Erislandy Lara by split decision.
Cuban stars Erislandy Lara and Brian Castano battle to a split draw in their WBA 154-pound title fight.
Two of boxing’s biggest Cuban stars take centerstage at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, March 2 when former Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy Lara challenges unbeaten Brian Castano for his WBA 154-pound title on Showtime at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Erislandy Lara retains his 154-pound title following a unanimous decision victory over formerly unbeaten Terrell Gausha.
Erislandy Lara used his superior boxing skills to defeat Vanes Martirosyan by unanimous decision and hold onto his 154-pound crown.
On April 7, 2018, 154-pound champs Erislandy Lara and Jarrett Hurd met in a unification bout. Hurd defeats Lara by split decision to become a 154-pound unified champ.
History was made Saturday, April 7, 2018 in the Lara vs Hurd fight on Showtime. Jarrett Hurd's 12th-round knockdown of long-reigning champion Erislandy Lara secured his 154-pound title unification victory Saturday night in Las Vegas.
Fighter of The Week: IBO and WBA Super Welterweight World Champ Erislandy Lara looks to add another 154-pound belt to his collection when he faces IBF titleholder Jarrett "Swift" Hurd tonight, Saturday April 7, on Showtime Boxing. #LaraHurd