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Keith Thurman defeats Josesito Lopez in Brooklyn

At the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York undefeated WBA welterweight champion Keith "One Time" Thurman (29-0, 22 KOs) made his in-ring return after a 22-month layoff due to various injuries. Thurman defended his “Super” version of the WBA title against Riverside, California’s Josesito Lopez (36-8, 19 KOs) in a twelve-round contest in front of a crowd of 9,632 fans.

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.