Erislandy Lara hasn’t always had sterling luck with the judges. Losses to Paul Williams and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez can attest to that. The former tough-luck (or outright befuddling) loss made Lara so angry he came out and flattened Ronald Hearns in a minute and a half.
On a gray, occasionally rainy day in Chicagoland, the atmosphere inside the Virgin Hotel was convivial, filled with bright, coordinated T-shirts of fighter’s teams, brighter matching tracksuits and the brightest of all: Erislandy Lara’s underpants.
Spike TV is back with another episode of Lights Out, following Erislandy Lara through training camp in Texas and Delvin Rodriguez through his hikes in Connecticut.
As a young boy, he dreamed of being an astronaut. As a grown man, he sends other dudes into orbit.