Former IBF junior middleweight champion Jermall Charlo (25-0, 19 KOs) is targeting May for his ring return to make his debut fight in the middleweight division. Jermall vacated his IBF 154lb title this week because of how difficult it’s been for him to make the weight limit. Rather than lose his title on the scales,… Continue Reading Jermall Charlo to fight in May in 160lb debut
IBF junior middleweight champion Jermall Charlo (25-0, 19 Kos) is moving up to middleweight to go after the big names in that division. Charlo revealed the news after his last fight against Julian Williams last December. Charlo has become too big to fight at 154, and it’s taking too much out of him to make… Continue Reading Jermall Charlo heading to middleweight division
Former WBA junior middleweight champion Austin Trout (30-3, 17 KOs) says he wants to fight Jermall Charlo and Miguel Cotto again. Trout lost to Charlo by a competitive 12 round unanimous decision in May of 2016. That was Trout’s only fight of the year unfortunately. He felt that he won the fight. The judges thought… Continue Reading Trout wants Jermall Charlo and Cotto rematches
IBF 154lb champion Jermall Charlo is ready to fight WBO junior middleweight champion Saul Canelo Alvarez in a unification match. Charlo beat Julian Williams last Saturday night in winning a 5th round knockout in front of a large crowd at the USC Galen Center in Los Angeles, California. There’s not much left for Charlo to… Continue Reading Jermall Charlo calls out Canelo Alvarez
Saul Canelo Alvarez WON’T be fighting Julian “J-Rock” Williams, Jermall Charlo, Demetrius Andrade or Jermell Charlo, says Gennady “GGG” Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez. He sees those fighters as the “cream of the 154” pound crop at junior middleweight, and he thinks Canelo won’t get anywhere near them due to them having so much talent. There… Continue Reading Canelo WON’T fight Andrade, Charlo or Williams – says GGG’s trainer
By Steve Sturges: The Charlo brothers both won their fights on the undercard of the Erislandy Lara vs. Vanes Martirosyan fight card at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. IBF 154lb world champion Jermall Charlo (24-0, 18 KOs) used his superior power and aggressiveness to win a 12 round unanimous decision over challenger Austin Trout (30-3,… Continue Reading Jermall Charlo beats Austin Trout
By Scott Gilfoid: With Floyd Mayweather Jr. now retired from the sport, it leaves only two quality champions in the 154lb division in IBF junior middleweight champion Jermall Charlo (23-0, 14 KOs) and WBA champ Erislandy Lara. I do not consider WBO champion Liam Smith as a quality champion. I see him as a paper… Continue Reading Is Jermall Charlo the best fighter in 154lb division?