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The Fight Set Up for 2018

Last Saturday was simply put, an exciting night of boxing.  There were 5-title fights on two different networks, the telecasts did not overlap, and fans were not forced to choose which broadcast to watch in real-time.  While every fighter who was supposed to win did, each fight had greater implications making for an exciting 2018.  

Showtime Boxing: 154-pound Tripleheader: Lara decisions Gausha, Charlo knocks out Lubin in One and Hurd stops Trout after Ten

The 154-pound division made its case as one of the best weight classes in boxing at the Barclays Center. WBA 154-pound champion won a unanimous decision over Terrell Gausha in the main event. WBC 154-pound champion Jermell Charlo scored an emphatic knockout over Erickson Lubin in the first round and IBF 154-pound champion Jarrett Hurd stopped Austin Trout after ten action-packed rounds.