The Ibo and Wba super-Ww champion Erislandy Lara entered this fight with a professional record of 24-2-2 (14 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 super welterweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in 2014 (via split decision, Canelo vs Lara), since then he has won five bouts beating Vanes Martirosyan (=Lara vs Martirosyan 2) and Yuri Foreman in his last two (=Lara vs Foreman).
His opponent, the undefeated Terrell Gausha, has a perfect record of 20-0-0 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has beat Orlando Lora, Steven Martinez (=Gausha vs Martinez) and Luis Hernandez. Lara vs Gausha is valid for the IBO and WBA Super World super welterweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Barclays Center, New York, USA
Division: light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Title: IBO and WBA Super World Super Welterweight titles
Lara’s previous fight: Erislandy Lara vs Yuri Foreman
Lara vs Gausha full fight video:
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