All three 154-pound world champions prevailed on a night where the division's best put on an exciting show in Brooklyn, New York.
WBA champion Erislandy Lara meets 2012 Olympian Terrell Gausha, WBC champ Jermell Charlo takes on top contender Erickson Lubin and IBF titleholder Jarrett Hurd faces former champion Austin Trout tonight on a Showtime title tripleheader at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.
As the elder statesman at 154 pounds, Cuban southpaw Erislandy Lara is targeting a world title unification match in the division and a record 11 title defenses before rising to the 160-pound division.
Six of the world's top 154-pound boxers are ready to pay homage to their division's deep history, while trying to strengthen their own legacies Saturday night during a title tripleheader in Brooklyn, NY.
Unbeaten 154-pound contender will carry former trainer's principles into the ring with him Saturday night when he faces champion Erislandy Lara in the main event of a 154-pound title tripleheader on Showtime.
Like fellow 2012 U.S. Olympic boxing teammates Rau’shee Warren and Errol Spence Jr., Terrell Gausha has enjoyed a stellar start to his professional career. Unlike his Olympic brothers, though, Gausha’s dream of fighting for a world title still appears off on the horizon.