Saturday, 14 October 2017
Jermell Charlo scores sensational first round knockout over Erickson Lubin.
In the statement of the night WBC Super Welterweight champion Jermell Charlo 29-0 (14 Ko's) scored a first round one punch knockout over the previously unbeaten Erickson Lubin 18-0 (13 Ko's) at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn tonight.. Both men fought 2 and a half minutes of the round extremely cautiously until a single breakthrough right hand shot closed the show.. 2:41 of the round.. 22 year old Lubin can come again but this knockout will definitely slow his momentum.. Following the bout a defiant Charlo sounded off about how Erickson tried to disrespect him in the lead up to the contest.. Incidentally Jermall Charlo was struck by a chair thrown from ringside following the victory.. A hyped Charlo proclaimed that he wanted IBF champion Jarrett Hurd next..