Tag: Erislandy Lara

Quick Work Off a Strong Left Hand From Erislandy Lara Cuts Thomas Lamanna’s Night Short In 1st Round

If you came into today, believing that WBA #8 ranked world contender 🇺🇸Thomas “Cornflake” Lamanna (30-5-1, 12KO👊) shouldn’t have received the assignment to face longtime Super-Welterweight World Titlist 🇨🇺🇺🇸Erislandy Lara (28-3-3, 16KO👊) in their Middleweight contest Continue reading “Quick Work Off a Strong Left Hand From Erislandy Lara Cuts Thomas Lamanna’s Night Short In 1st Round”

Erislandy Lara Embarks On His New Middleweight Journey – Takes On Thomas Lamanna In WBA Bout

For the last ten years, you couldn’t think of the Super-Welterweight division without 🇨🇺🇺🇸Erislandy Lara (27-3-3, 15KO👊) coming to mind. Being a well respected belt holder for many of those years, it appears that the 38 year old Cuban-born fighter has closed that chapter when it comes to the 154 lb. division. Continue reading “Erislandy Lara Embarks On His New Middleweight Journey – Takes On Thomas Lamanna In WBA Bout”

Lara Gets the Job Done in Typical Lara Fashion, Outpoints Vendetti

The PBC main event on FOX didn’t provide much of what you would call entertainment, however it took on the tone of a typical night for 🇨🇺Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (27-3-3, 15KO), as the 37 year old used his superior savvy to outbox rugged contender 🇺🇸Greg “The Villain” Vendetti (22-4-1, 12KO) en route to a Unanimous Decision. Continue reading “Lara Gets the Job Done in Typical Lara Fashion, Outpoints Vendetti”

Lara Looks for WBA World Title Defense #1 Against Vendetti

Supremely skilled Cuban WBA Junior-Middleweight secondary Titlist 🇨🇺Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (26-3-3, 15KO) returns to headline Saturday’s PBC card against #11 world WBA ranked contender 🇺🇸Greg “The Villain” Vendetti (22-3-1, 12KO) on FOX. Continue reading “Lara Looks for WBA World Title Defense #1 Against Vendetti”

Lara Easily Dispatches Alvarez in a Poor PBC Headliner

In Minnesota this past weekend…

🇨🇺Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (26-3-3, 15KO) won the vacant WBA “regular” World Super-Welterweight title in a two-round demolition of overmatched (and overweight) 🇲🇽Ramon Alvarez (28-8-3, 16KO) Saturday night on FOX.

Lara will now face French Super-Welterweight 🇫🇷Michel Soro (34-2-1, 23KO).