According to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer, the December 7 Barclays Center card featuring the battle for Brooklyn between hometown favorites Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi is now finalized. The co-main event features the return of former jr. middleweight champion Austin Trout, who will have a tough assignment against top jr. middleweight contender Erislandy Lara.
Opening up the Showtime tripleheader will be WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika, who defends his title for the first time against undefeated challenger Anthony Dirrell. An official announcement from Golden Boy Promotions will be coming soon.
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