Erislandy Lara Record & Stats

Erislandy Lara Record & Stats

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13 years and 10 months into his professional boxing career, Erislandy Lara has fought 35 times with 29 wins, 3 losses, and 3 draws. As of June 2023, Lara's boxing record stands at 29-3-3 (17 KO wins).

Guantanamo, Cuba
“The American Dream”
Apr 11, 1983
Jul 4, 2008
17 (48.6%)
175 cm
192 cm
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17 cm
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Boxing Career of Erislandy Lara
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      Erislandy Lara (The American Dream) is an American professional boxer. He was born in Guantanamo, Cuba on April 11, 1983. Lara made his professional boxing debut at the age of 25, on July 4, 2008. He is a two-weight-class world champion. Lara is 40 years old, he will turn 41 in 10 months and one day.

      Fight Record

      Total Fights35
      KO Wins17
      Total Title Wins2
      Title Defenses8
      Title-Fight KO Wins5
      Losses via KO0
      36Aug 5, 202340Danny GarciaNA *NA
      35May 28, 202239Gary O'SullivanWin *TKO8
      34May 1, 202138Thomas LaMannaWin *KO1
      33Aug 29, 202037Greg VendettiWin *UD
      32Aug 31, 201936Ramón ÁlvarezWin *TKO2
      31Mar 2, 201935Brian CastañoDraw *SD
      30Apr 7, 201834Jarrett HurdLoss *SD
      29Oct 14, 201734Terrell GaushaWin *UD
      28Jan 13, 201733Yuri ForemanWin *KO4
      27May 21, 201633Vanes MartirosyanWin *UD
      26Nov 25, 201532Jan ZaveckWin *TKO3
      25Jun 12, 201532Delvin RodríguezWin *UD
      24Dec 12, 201431Ishe SmithWin *UD
      23Jul 12, 201431Canelo ÁlvarezLossSD
      22Dec 7, 201330Austin TroutWinUD
      21Jun 8, 201330Alfredo AnguloWinTKO10
      20Nov 10, 201229Vanes MartirosyanDrawTD
      19Jun 30, 201229Freddy HernándezWinUD
      18Apr 20, 201229Ronald HearnsWinTKO1
      17Jul 9, 201128Paul WilliamsLossMD
      16Mar 25, 201127Carlos MolinaDrawMD
      15Jan 14, 201127Delray RainesWinKO1
      14Nov 27, 201027Tim ConnorsWinTKO1
      13Aug 18, 201027Willie LeeWinTKO1
      12Jul 9, 201027William CorreaWinTKO1
      11Apr 2, 201026Danny PerezWinUD
      10Jan 29, 201026Grady BrewerWinTKO10
      9Dec 12, 200926Luciano PerezWinUD
      8Sep 19, 200926Jose VarelaWinKO1
      7Jul 17, 200926Darnell BooneWinUD
      6May 22, 200926Edwin VazquezWinTKO4
      5May 2, 200926Chris GrayWinUD
      4Feb 20, 200925Keith GrossWinKO1
      3Jan 9, 200925Rodrigo AguiarWinTKO1
      2Sep 12, 200825Deniss AleksejevsWinTKO1
      1Jul 4, 200825Ivan MaslovWinPTS

      * World-title fight

      World Titles

      Lara is a two-weight-division world champion. He has held two world titles, one of which was a championship elevation, the other was a lineal championship win.

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      Erislandy Lara is 175 cm tall (5' 8.90") with a reach of 192 cm (6' 3.59"). He fights out of the southpaw stance and presents an ape-index of 17 cm (6.69").

      Lara has a 48.6% KO rate. Of his total 17 KO wins, 14 were in the early rounds, one in the mid rounds, and two in the later rounds. He has 10 first-round KO wins.

      Career Summary

      Erislandy Lara made his professional boxing debut against Ivan Maslov at the age of 25 on July 4, 2008, defeating Maslov via 4 round PTS. He went on to win 14 more consecutive fights after the debut, which included 10 wins via stoppage.

      Lara got elevated as the super-welterweight world WBA (Regular) champion at the age of 31 after 23 professional fights, and had his first title defense fight against Ishe Smith on December 12, 2014, and won via 12 round unanimous decision.

      Lara has won two world titles at two weight classes. He was elevated as world champion once. For all the details about Lara's world title wins and defenses refer to "Erislandy Lara World Titles".

      Some of Lara's best fights and notable victories include wins over Jan Zaveck, Yuri Foreman, Vanes Martirosyan, Gary O'Sullivan, Terrell Gausha, Alfredo Angulo, and Ramón Álvarez.

      Lara has had a total of three losses in his professional boxing career so far.

      His most recent fight was a middleweight title defense bout against Irish boxer Gary O'Sullivan on May 28, 2022. Lara won the fight via 8th round TKO and defended his WBA (Regular) title. It's been 1 year and 13 days since this fight.

      Career Highlights

      Lara has fought a total of 35 times till today, which includes 12 world-title fights at two weight divisions — middleweight and super-welterweight. He has put on some great performances in these fights. These eight fights are the highlight of his career.

      • June 8, 2013: Erislandy Lara puts on the first remarkable performance of his career, defeating Alfredo Angulo via 10th round TKO.

      • July 12, 2014: loses to Canelo Álvarez via 12th round split-decision.

      • December 12, 2014: Lara gets elevated as the WBA (Regular) super-welterweight champion and has his first world-title fight, and successfully defends the title against Ishe Smith winning the fight via 12 round unanimous decision.

      • November 25, 2015: Lara successfully defends the WBA (Regular) super-welterweight title against Jan Zaveck, winning the fight via 3rd round TKO.

      • May 21, 2016: Lara successfully defends the WBA super-welterweight title against Vanes Martirosyan, winning the fight via 12 round unanimous decision.

      • January 13, 2017: Lara successfully defends the WBA (Super) super-welterweight title against Yuri Foreman, winning the fight via 4th round KO.

      • August 31, 2019: Lara wins the WBA (Regular) super-welterweight title from Ramón Álvarez, by beating Álvarez via 2nd round TKO.

      • May 28, 2022: Lara successfully defends the WBA (Regular) middleweight title against Gary O'Sullivan, winning the fight via 8th round TKO.


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