Former unified 154lbs champion Jarrett Hurd plans to drop again right down to his title-winning weight after his middleweight tour in opposition to Luis Arias on the Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul undercard in Miami on Sunday.
Ex-WBA Tremendous and IBF title holder Hurd (24-1, 16 KOs) was considered the perfect super-welterweight on the planet earlier than Julian Williams shocked him on the playing cards in Might 2019. Regardless of taking over Arias (18-2-1, 9 KOs & 1 NC) at middleweight, Maryland’s Hurd insists the transfer is simply momentary earlier than he seeks redemption on the weight beneath.
“Everybody is aware of I’ve unfinished enterprise at 154lbs. I’m not wanting previous Arias although. This combat is only a cease at middleweight as a result of I’m going again right down to maintain that enterprise,” stated Hurd
“We’ve had a tremendous coaching camp with my new coach Kay Koroma in Colorado Springs. I’ve a chip on my shoulder. I believe lots of people forgot who I used to be. I had the perfect resume within the weight class. Come Sunday, I’m going to remind everybody who I’m.
“It’s at all times strictly enterprise and it’ll be the identical on Sunday. Arias is obsessive about my weight and thinks I’m struggling. However he must give attention to what he must do on Sunday evening.”
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