SHOWTIME SPORTS® VIDEO FEATURE DELIVERS A DAY IN TRAINING CAMP WITH ERICKSON LUBIN IN PREPARATION FOR FIRST WORLD TITLE SHOT THIS SATURDAY LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
Undefeated 22-Year-Old Contender Faces WBC Super Welterweight World Champion Jermell Charlo At Barclays Center In Brooklyn
The 22-year-old will attempt to become the second-youngest reigning titlist in all of boxing as he faces the toughest test of his career in the Premier Boxing Champions event from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
“I’m younger, I’m fresher, I’m ready,” Lubin says in the seven-minute video. “I’m on fire right now, and I won’t let Jermell Charlo take out my flame.”
The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® tripleheader features three world title fights in one of boxing’s deepest weight classes, an unofficial tournament that could help pave the way for an undisputed king of the 154-pound division.
In the main event, Erislandy Lara defends his WBA crown against undefeated Terrell Gausha. Coverage on SHOWTIME begins live at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT as IBF titleholder Jarrett Hurd makes the first defense of his belt against former world champion Austin Trout.