Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/17/14
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On Friday, April 20, DiBella Entertainment, in association with Golden Boy Promotions, will present a special edition of ShoBox: The New Generation when former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain "Bad Intentions" Taylor (29-4-1, 18 KO's) takes on the undefeated Caleb "Golden" Truax (18-0-1, 10 KO's) in a 10-round middleweight matchup.  In the co-featured bout, former Cuban amateur star Erislandy Lara (15-1-1, 10 KO's) takes on Ronald Hearns (26-2, 20 KO's) in a fight originally scheduled for February 11 as the co-feature to Victor Ortiz vs. Andre Berto II, but that was postponed after a Berto injury caused a postponement of the event.  SHOWTIME® will begin live coverage starting at 11 p.m. ET/PT. Taylor made his successful return to the ring in December on ShoBox after a nearly two-year layoff, scoring an eighth-round TKO over the tough-as-nails Jesse Nicklow.  There was obviously some rust coming off such a long hiatus, but there were also some very promising moments ...
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