WBC, WBA and IBF 154 pound champion Jermell Charlo and WBO counterpart Brian Castano look to make history on the 17th of July when they collide in a unification fight that will produce an undisputed champion in the weight class and by that, write a name in history as the first undisputed four belt champion of the 154 pound division.
Charlo Vs Castano is one of the most anticipated match up this year, with both fighters going out there with 53 fights between them, 30 knockouts and a loss, which is the only dirt on Charlo’s record. Charlo will be going into the fight with double the experience Castano will be bring, having a ring experience that twice as much as the WBO champion has experienced professionally.
However, Castano goes in with a 66.67% knockout record, having knocked out 2/3 of his opponents in the ring and has managed to keep his unbeaten record while doing so. However, he will be facing one of the toughest task in Charlo, who will own a be going in with a 51% knockout ratio, owning both height and reach advantages.
Charlo has defeated four of his last five opponents, knocking out three of them and in his last fight knocked out Jeison Rosario in the eight round to add WBA Super World Super Welterweight and IBF World Junior Middleweight championship to his WBC 154 pound title. Whoever comes out victorious in this bout will be the first four belt undisputed champion of the Junior middleweight division.
Castano has done his best to stay undefeated stopping two of his five opponents and in his last outing, decisions Patrick Teixeira in their WBO super welterweight Championship fight and before then defeated Wale Omotoso by technical knockout.
Full Fight Card
- Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano – IBF, WBC and WBA junior middleweight titles and Castano’s WBO junior middleweight title
- Rolando Romero vs. Austin Dulay – WBA interim lightweight title (12Rds)
- Bakhram Murtazaliev vs. Khiary Gray Junior Middleweights (8Rds)
- Kevin Salgado Zambrano vs. TBA middleweights
- Anthony Yigit vs. TBA lightweights
- Amilcar Vidal vs. Immanuwel middleweights