The show from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY is being billed as a "World Championship Triple-Header" in the junior middleweight division. This installment of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) will air on Showtime. The action-packed card features the following title fights:
Erislandy Lara (24-2-2, 14 KOs) vs. Terrell Gausha (20-0, 9 KOs), 12 rounds, for Lara's WBA Junior Middleweight Title
Jermell Charlo (29-0, 14 KOs) vs. Erickson Lubin (18-0, 13 KOs), 12 rounds, for Charlo's WBC Junior Middleweight Title
Jarrett Hurd (20-0, 14 KOs) vs. Austin Trout (30-3, 17 KOs), 12 rounds, for Hurd's IBF Junior Middleweight Title
The PBC show from the StubHub Center in Carson, CA will air on Fox/Fox Deportes, and features two WBA title bouts in the featherweight division. Abner Mares (30-2-1, 15 KOs) will defend his WBA "Regular" Featherweight Title against Andres Gutierrez (35-1-1, 25 KOs) in a 12 round contest. The second televised bout features a 12 round main event between Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) and Chris Avalos (27-5, 20 KOs), for Santa Cruz's WBA "Super" Featherweight Title.
Across the pond in London, George Groves (26-3, 19 KOs) is scheduled to defend his WBA Super Middleweight Title against Jamie Cox (24-0, 13 KOs) in the World Boxing Super Series quarterfinals at Wembley. If Groves can get by his English countryman in this 12 round matchup, he will face Chris Eubank Jr. (26-1, 20 KOs) at Stamford Bridge, home of Chelsea Football Club, in the semi-final of the tournament. This fight is available on AUDIENCE Network to select American cable providers.
(Photo - Sky Sports)
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