Jarrett Hurd's 12th-round knockdown of long-reigning champion Erislandy Lara secured his 154-pound title unification victory Saturday night in Las Vegas.
Minnesota's homegrown champion Caleb Truax is out to prove his shocking victory this past December was no fluke, while former titleholder James DeGale seeks redemption as he looks to regain his IBF belt tomorrow night on Showtime.
While Truax put his small hometown of Osseo, Minnesota on the boxing map with his championship victory over DeGale this past December, he says any newfound fame hasn't changed him.
World Champions Erislandy Lara and Jarrett Hurd meet in a 154-pound title unification April 7 in Las Vegas
Caleb Truax and James DeGale battle in a 168-pound world title Rematch in the co-main event of the Showtime-televised card from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.