Austin Trout Q&A: 'I'm still a threat'

Former junior middleweight titlist sets for return on ESPN's "Friday Night Fights"

Originally Published: August 20, 2014
By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com

After his breakthrough victory over Miguel Cotto in Dec. 2012, Austin Trout was standing on top of the world as an unbeaten junior middleweight titlist.

But a pair of high-profile defeats to Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara in 2013 have sent Trout (26-2, 14 KOs) back to the drawing board.

The native of Las Cruces, New Mexico, returns to the ring on Friday in the main event of ESPN's "Friday Night Fights" against former world title challenger Daniel Dawson (40-3-1, ...

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