By: Hans Themistode
Jeison Rosario will certainly have a possibility to leap right back right into the title quest in his following competition. As initially reported by boxingscene.com, the previous unified Jr middleweight titlist has actually accepted terms with competitorErickson Lubin
Presently, no day or location has actually been disclosed since yet however both are formally heading in the direction of a face-off in the coming months. For Lubin, a competition with Rosario is precisely what he’s required as he remains to refurbish his picture adhering to a knockout loss by Jermell Charlo in October of 2017.
Considering that the sensational one strike loss, Lubin (23-1, 16 KOs) has actually cleaned himself off and managed his company in the ring, winning 5 straight. The 2016 ESPN possibility of the year included previous Olympian Terrell Gausha to his win column as both fought it out in September of 2020. Lubin conveniently outboxed his guy throughout the initial fifty percent of the battle prior to having a hard time down the stretch to squeeze out the close choice win.
When It Comes To Rosario, his time on top of the department verified to be short-term. After disturbing the probabilities by penalizing previous combined Jr middleweight champ Julian Williams through fifth-round ko, Rosario’s title power was instantly trimmed in his following competition versus Jermell Charlo.
Despite just how hard he attempted, Rosario (20-2-1, 14 KOs) just discovered himself outgunned on the evening. The Dominican Republic indigenous peeled himself up off the canvas in the initial and 6 rounds. While he verified to be durable, Rosario was inevitably sent out to the canvas for the 3rd and last time in the 8th round.
Currently, many thanks to his 5 successive success, Lubin inhabits the top place in the WBC positions. He’ll seek to strengthen his condition in the department with a gain the previous belt owner.