Lara vs Hurd Fight Live stream. prediction, card, odds, Showtime boxingGet ready for a huge junior middleweight showdown in Las Vegas this weekend. Lara vs. Hurd: The Best Fight Nobody is Talking.
Alvarez moving up in weight to the retirements of both Miguel Cotto and even Floyd Mayweather, the junior middleweight division has largely lacked an identity of single face over the last 18 months.Expect that to change in the very near future thanks to an influx of young, hungry talent willing to face off against one another. Among them are unbeaten titleholders Jermell Charlo.
WBA Champion Lara and IBF Champion Hurd will meet for just the sixth unification bout in division history in a fight that will help define the future of the 154-pound class. The winner of Lara-Hurd will join Hall of Famers Terry Norris, Felix Trinidad, Oscar De La Hoya and Winky Wright, as well as Canelo Alvarez, as the only fighters to unify 154-pound titles.
moments can be overshadowed by happenings out of their control. The Houston Rockets were on their way to an NBA championship when O.J. Simpson hit the streets in a white Bronco. Harriet Quimby was the first female to fly across the English Channel as news of the Titanic sinking was circulating around the globe. And Erislandy Lara, holder of the WBA junior middleweight belt for nearly five years, will be facing the formidable IBF champion.