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Erislandy Lara VS. Brian Castano Media Day Workout Photos

Former world champion Erislandy Lara and WBA Super Welterweight Champ Brian Castaño went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they headline action this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING™, and presented by Premier Boxing Champions.

At the press conference, Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz faced off against Christian Hammer, as they near their 10-round showdown, while once-beaten contenders Bryan De Gracia and Eduardo Ramirez stared each other down before their 12-round featherweight clash that kicks off SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.

June 23: Billy Joe Saunders-Martin Murray WBO Middleweight Title Bout to Air Live and Exclusively in the U.S. on ESPN+

From the O2 Arena in London, Billy Joe Saunders will defend the World Boxing Organization (WBO) middleweight title against veteran Martin Murray, undefeated heavyweight sensation Daniel Dubois (7-0, 7 KOs) will take on Tom Little for the vacant British title, and unbeaten light heavyweight Anthony Yarde (15-0, 14 KOs) will face an opponent to be named. Saunders-Murray coverage will start at 5 p.m. ET, while undercard action will be shown beginning at 2:30 p.m. ET.

PBC on FS1 Results: Devon Alexander wins a unanimous decision over Walter Castillo

Making his return to the ring after a 25-month layoff St. Louis’ Devon Alexander (27-4, 14 KOs) scored a unanimous decision over tough Nicaraguan slugger Walter Castillo (26-5-1, 19 KOs). Alexander looked back to his championship form, as he was able to time Castillo throughout the fight. In the second round, Alexander scored a beautiful knockdown with a four-punch combination highlighted by his well-known right uppercut. The judges awarded Alexander the victory with scores of 100-89 twice and 96-93.