The undefeated world champion in two different weight classes Jermall Charlo entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 30-0-0 (22 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez). In his last three fights he has won over Matt Korobov (Jermall Charlo vs Matt Korobov), Brandon Adams (Jermall Charlo vs Brandon Adams) and Dennis Hogan (Jermall Charlo vs Dennis Hogan).
His opponent, the former Olympian Sergiy Derevyanchenko, has an official record of 13-2-0 (10 KOs=77%) and he entered as the No.6 in the same weight class but he lost two out of his last three bouts, against Daniel Jacobs in 2018 (via split decision, Daniel Jacobs vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko) and Gennady Golovkin in 2019 (Gennady Golovkin vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko); between these two bouts he beat Jack Culcay (Sergiy Derevyanchenko vs Jack Culcay). Derevyanchenko vs Charlo is valid for the WBC World middleweight title (Charlo’s fourth defense); undercard of Jermell Charlo vs Jeison Rosario. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
Division: middleweight (160 lbs, 72.6 kg)
Title: WBC World middleweight title
Charlo’s previous fight: Jermall Charlo vs Dennis Hogan
Derevyanchenko’s previous fight: Gennady Golovkin vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko
Jermall Charlo vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko full fight video:
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