- Jermell Charlo KO-8 Jeison Rosario (0:21) [Recap]
- Luis Nery UD-12 Aaron Alameda (115-113, 116-112, 118-110) [Recap]
- Daniel Roman UD-12 Juan Carlos Payano (116-112, 116-112, 116-112) [Recap]
- Jermall Charlo UD-12 Sergiy Derevyanchenko (116-112, 117-111, 118-110) [Recap]
- Brandon Figueroa TKO-10 Damien Vazquez (1:18) [Recap]
- John Riel Casimero TKO-3 Duke Micah (0:54) [Recap]
Round By Round
Jermell Charlo vs Jeison Rosario
Round 1: Charlo jabs to the body. Rosario stalks forward slightly and Charlo throws a right hook to the body. Rosario tries two jabs that don’t land. Jab lands for Charlo upstairs. Charlo rushes Rosario and puts him down in the corner! Rosario gets up and Charlo wants to meet him with two punches that Rosario blocks. Three punches come from Rosario to the head and body. Charlo throws a sharp jab upstairs. Rosario blocks a hook from Charlo. Charlo throws a short combination with a couple making some solid contact. Hard left hook to the body lands for Rosario. Charlo 10-8.
Round 2: Rosario jabs but has it parried. Charlo comes back with a few punches and a couple pierce the guard. Two left hooks to the body lands for Charlo. Both fighters exchange and both make some contact. Left from Rosario makes partial contact. Charlo throws a one-two that Rosario blocks. Rosario throws a body shot that lands but Charlo comes back moments later and lands a good hook. Charlo throws two but Rosario comes back with a hook to the body. Charlo 10-9, 20-17.
Round 3: Both fighters trade jabs to start the round. Rosario throws a stiff jab upstairs. Right hand from Rosario makes partial contact with Charlo getting backed towards the ropes. Charlo jabs upstairs. Overhand right from Charlo misses. Rosario presses forward and lands a shot and Charlo grapples him. Left hook to the body lands for Rosario. Charlo throws a few punches but doesn’t land them well. Rosario 10-9
Round 4: A couple of body shots come from Rosario and Charlo ties up quickly. Charlo starts throwing several jabs as he slides to the side but Rosario continues to come forward through them. Right hand to the body makes contact for Charlo. Charlo looking to kepe good distance between Rosario and himself and picking him off with long jabs. Jab lands for Rosario, Charlo lands a counter hook off the ropes. Double left to the body lands for Rosario. Right hand from Rosario makes partial contact. Rosario 10-9, 37-38.
Round 5: CHarlo jabs and Rosario counters. Left and right hand from Rosario gets blocked. Charlo goes down to the body with a left hand. Right hand over the top misses for Rosario. Rosario throws an ineffective combination. Rosario makes contact no a left hook upstairs. Hard counter right from Charlo shakes up Rosario for just a second. Jab lands for Rosario. Rosario walks forward and blocks a couple shots from Rosario. Rosario 10-9.
Round 6: Charlo goes downstairs with ac ouple of punches. Rosario stalks forward but walks into a right hand body shot from Charlo. Both fighters trade shots before ending up in a clinch. Referee calls a timeout as Rosario gets a stern warning for letting his shots stray below the belt. Jab lands for Rosario clean. Both fighters trade along the ropes and Charlo ties up again to force a break. Charlo touches the head upstairs with a left hand. LEFT AND RIGHT SHAKE UP ROSARIO AND PUTS HIM DOWN ON A KNEE! Charlo 10-8, 57-55.
Round 7: Jab lands for Charlo to start the round. Rosario jabs buts Charlo steps out of range and circles around the ring. Charlo jabs twice and then goes down to the body with a left hook. Both fighters trade jabs and Charlo circles back out to find some space before tying up again. Jab from Charlo splits the guard. Charlo pops two more jabs upstairs. Charlo 10-9.
Round 8: Charlo jabs twice and Rosario goes down on a jab to the body! ROSARIO CAN’T BREATH AND CAN’T GET UP. CHARLO KO-8.
Jermall Charlo vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko
Round 1: Derevyanchenko feints a couple of times at center ring and Charlo throws the first jab that falls short. Charlo jabs again but doesn’t land it clean. Third times the charm for Charlo with the jab. Next jab falls short as Derevyanchenko pulls back. Charlo jabs to the body this time. Left hook to the body makes partial contact for Derevyanchenko. CHarlo comes back with several jabs and makes contact on a couple. Left hand lands for Derevyanchenko during an exchange. Right hand over the top doesn’t land clean for Derevyanchenko. Charlo jabs to the body. Charlo tries a one-one-two but can’t find the distance. Double jab lands well for Charlo, Derevyanchenko comes back with a right hand. I think Charlo boxed better in this round. Charlo 10-9.
Round 2: Charlo jabs and has it partially blocked by Derevyanchenko. Now both fighters trade jabs. Charlo has been more consistent with his jab so far and keeps it pumping a few more times. Right hand from Derevyanchenko makes a little contact upstairs. Left hand from Charlo backs Derevyanchenko off. Derevyanchenko misses on a left hook at close range. Right hand and left hook lands well for Charlo upstairs. Derevyanchenko lands a right hand in return. Jab lands clean for Derevyanchenko. Right hand lands to the body for Derevyanchenko. Both fighter trade jabs upstairs. Body shot sneaks in for Charlo moments before the bell. Charlo 10-9, 20-18.
Round 3: Derevyanchenko feints and Charlo jabs and then lands with one that follows it up. Charlo keeping more active with his jab and that’s made the difference for me early in this fight. Derevyanchenko misses on to hooks, Charlo returns with a straight shot that lands. Jab lands clean for Charlo. Check hook misses for Charlo, who has been looking for an opening with that punch. Left hook lands for Charlo this time upstairs. Double jab comes from Charlo. The next jab lands for Charlo, who then throws a short combination. Derevyanchenko throws a hook to the body. Both fighters trade jabs and land. Right hand makes partial contact for Charlo as Derevyanchenko tries to press his way inside. Right hand from Charlo stumbles Derevyanchenko hard right at the bell but Derevyanchenko doesn’t go down! Charlo 10-9.
Round 4: Jab lands for Derevyanchenko to start the round. Now Derevyanchenko lands a good right hand upstairs. Charlo tries a sweeping right that doesn’t land clean. Right hand and uppercut makes contact for Charlo. Left hook lands for Charlo upstairs. Two body shots land for Charlo on the inside. Charlo tries a lead left hook but it gets blocked. Now Charlo lands a clean left hook to the head, then tries to follow it up but Derevyanchenko steps out of range. Right hand counter lands for Charlo, who is looking sharp with his reflexes. Right to the body lands for Charlo, Derevyanchenko lands a left downstairs himself. Derevyanchenko misses on two punches upstairs but then lands the third. Charlo comes back and tries a few of his own punches but doesn’t land anything clean. Charlo jabs down to the body but misses on a big uppercut. Charlo 10-9, 40-36.
Round 5: Derevyanchenko tries two jabs that don’t have the range. Jab makes contact for Charlo. Derevyanchenko jabs to the body. Right hook to the body lands for Charlo. Double left hand comes from Charlo this time. Charlo lands another jab upstairs as he makes good use of his reach advantage. Derevyanchenko lands a couple of shots but he can’t keep any consistent offense going. Jab and right hand makes a little contact for Charlo. Derevyanchenko is now cut around his right eye after a clean left hook. Charlo counters off the ropes as Derevyanchenko tries to press a little more after pawing at his cut eye. Left hand lands for Derevyanchenko. Charlo 10-9.
Round 6: Derevyanchenko tries to work Charlo’s body with a combination to start the round. Derevyanchenko misses on a right hand to the body. Right hand to the body lands for Charlo, Derevyanchenko lands a left hook upstairs. Derevyanchenko tries to apply more pressure and throws two down to the body. Jab lands for Charlo. Jab lands again for Charlo. Derevyanchenko lands a right hand lead. Left hand lands for Derevyanchenko but he takes a counter in treturn. Right hook partially lands upstairs for Derevyanchenko. Both fighters trade shots on the inside. Derevyanchenko throws a few more at the bell. This was a close round but I’ll edge this one for Derevyanchenko. Derevyanchenko 10-9, 55-59.
Round 7: Jab from Charlo staggers Derevyanchenko backwards for a moment. Derevyanchenko tries three punches but doesn’t land them clean. Charlo warned about hitting behind the head on the inside. Charlo presses forward and jabs and lands a clean sharp one upstairs. Jab lands for Charlo and Derevyanchenko throws a combination in return but most of it doesn’t make contact. Left hook lands upstairs for Derevyanchenko with Charlo along the ropes. Charlo jabs to the body. Counter hook from Charlo lands clean and Derevyanchenko was hurt by that shot. Charlo senses it but can’t capitalize in the moment. Double jab from Charlo lands and Derevyanchenko is looking back on both sides of his face. Charlo 10-9.
Round 8: Charlo double jabs but can’t find the target. Derevyanchenko misses on his own jab and the follow up combination. Counter right hand lands clean for Charlo and back up Derevyanchenko. Hook from Derevyanchenko misses. Right uppercut from Charlo makes grazing contact. Derevyanchenko tries to work the body on the inside and Charlo holds on momentarily. Right hook lands for Charlo, Derevyanchenko lands a left hook to the body in return. Left hook lands upstairs for Derevyanchenko. Jab lands for Charlo. Jab from Charlo scores again. Hard right hand from Charlo staggers Derevyanchenko back to the ropes. Charlo tries to jump on him but the bell rings. Charlo 10-9.
Round 9: Derevyanchenko leads with a few punches that don’t find the mark. Jab lands upstairs for Charlo. Charlo lands a double lead right hand. One-two lands clean for Charlo to the head. Right hand lead lands for Charlo again and I’m not sure Derevyanchenko can see that well out of his left eye. Jab lands again for Charlo. Uppercut lands well for Charlo and Derevyanchenko backs off. Now a left uppercut lands for Charlo. Double left hook from Derevyanchenko misses, Charlo counters and lands. Charlo 10-9.
Round 10: Charlo looked like he was ready to step it up and look for the stoppage as Derevyanchenko is fading a bit. Referee calls a timeout to examine Derevyanchenko’s eye — he’s good to go. Right hand makes contact for Charlo, Derevyanchenko comes back with a combination that makes contact. Charlo misses on a right hand upstairs. Derevyanchenko lands a right hand at close range and then a left hook. Body shot lands for Derevyanchenko. Derevyanchenko throws a right hand lead and then gets inside and throws a combination that makes some more contact. Clean jab lands for Charlo upstairs. Left hook from Derevyanchenko lands. Derevyanchenko 10-9, 92-98.
Round 11: Charlo misses on a right hand upstairs. Derevyanchenko falls short on a lead right. Charlo jabs and then look s for a check hook opportunity. Jab comes from Charlo. Left hook lands for Charlo at center ring. Jab from Charlo snaps Derevyanchenko’s head back. Jab lands upstairs for Derevyanchenko this time. Left hook from Charlo gets in as Derevyanchenko leans in. Charlo 10-9.
Round 12: Derevyanchenko presses forward behind a jab that falls a little short. Right hook lands to the body for Charlo. Right uppercut makes contact for Charlo as a counter. Charlo double jabs but doesn’t land either. Check hook from Charlo makes partial contact. Charlo jabs and ladns clean. Derevyanchenko lands a left hook and throws a bunch of punches but Charlo rolls most of the shots. Uppercut lands for Charlo. Derevyanchenko throws a flurry but he’s not landing most of these shots. Charlo counters with an uppercut and lands a couple good ones on Derevyanchenko. Derevyanchenko lands a couple shots at the end of the round. Still think Charlo was in control. I’ve got it scored for Charlo for a pretty clear win, 118-110.
Tonight at 7 pm ET on Showtime pay-per-view, the Charlo twins, Jermell and Jermall, return to action in separate bouts, co-headlining a Premier Boxing Champions event from Connecticut.
Bad Left Hook will be here with live results updates fight-by-fight, plus round-by-round updates for the two Charlo bouts. Wil Esco will be on the round-by-round call for those fights.
Here are some links to our previews and predictions to get you fully caught up:
The card is structured with three fights starting at 7 pm ET, headlined by Jermall Charlo’s WBC middleweight title defense against Sergiy Derevyanchenko. After Charlo-Derevyanchenko, there will be a half-hour intermission to convince you that you’re actually getting two cards for the price of one. Then there will be three more fights, headlined by Jermell Charlo vs Jeison Rosario in a junior middleweight unification, with the WBC, WBA, and IBF belts at stake.
The rest of the card boasts three more world title fights, one kinda world title fight, and a world title eliminator.
How to Watch the Charlo Doubleheader PPV
Date: Saturday, Sept. 26 | Start Time: 7:00 pm ET
Location: Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT
TV: Showtime PPV | Stream: Showtime.com
Full Card (SHO PPV, 7:00 pm ET)
- Jermell Charlo (33-1, 17 KO) vs Jeison Rosario (20-1-1, 14 KO), junior middleweights, 12 rounds
- Luis Nery (30-0, 24 KO) vs Aaron Alameda (25-0, 13 KO), junior featherweights, 12 rounds
- Daniel Roman (27-3-1, 10 KO) vs Juan Carlos Payano (21-3, 9 KO), junior featherweights, 12 rounds
- Jermall Charlo (30-0, 22 KO) vs Sergiy Derevyanchenko (13-2, 10 KO), middleweights, 12 rounds
- Brandon Figueroa (20-0-1, 15 KO) vs Damien Vazquez (15-1-1, 8 KO), junior featherweights, 12 rounds
- John Riel Casimero (29-4, 20 KO) vs Duke Micah (24-0, 19 KO), bantamweights, 12 rounds