Nothing more accomplishable in boxing than becoming an undisputed champion. That’s when the supreme King or Queen is crowned. July 17th Pound 4 Pound Jermell Charlo who holds the WBC,WBA,IBF & lineal need one more world title to be crown Super welterweight King when he goes up against current Wbo champion from Argentina Brian Castano. Brian Castano who has beaten the likes of Current Unified welterweight champion Errol Spence and middleweight contender Sergiy Derevyanchenko in the amateurs. Castano also recorded a Split decision draw with the Cuban technician Erislandy Lara in which many felt he should have gotten the nod. And in his last bout to capture his wbo title vs Patrick Teixeira, tells you all you need to know about Castano’s pedigree and what Charlo is up against.
Whats intriguing of the professional journey of Jermell Charlo especially in this era is that he’s carving his own lane to achieve a luxurious legacy without piggy backing of a legendary fighter’s name in his resume or a torch being passed on to him. Charlo is crafting his own Torch to pass when the time presents itself later in his career when he’s on his way out. But for now at the age of 32 and in the prime of his career in which his athleticism and intellect coexisting at the highest level. Victorious in this Undisputed bout will earn him the keys which opens the door to his Hall of Fame residency.
Jermell Charlo and his twin brother WBC middleweight champion of the world Jermall Charlo have collab their whole life molding eachother and pushing eachother with the help of devoted parents and support system to achieve what they have earned today. Yet this accomplishment that’s ahead of Charlo will substantially separate himself from his Twin. Beating Castano is legendary status.
Castano & Charlo is coming into this bout with their confidence level at an elite level especially after their last victory. Castano & Charlo expressed in their FaceTime press conference how important this fight is for them. This is moment they worked their whole life for. Someone got to win, someone got to lose.
Charlo have grown substantially with the tutelage of trainer Derrick James. From footwork to power in both hands. Charlo is now a complete package. Is nothing Charlo can’t do in that square circle offensively and defensively that could outbox and outslug his opponent. July 17th will be an historic evening, A huge event for the hardcores. Charlo possess every tool in the tool box to make the proper and timely adjustments to neutralize the effective aggression and body attack of Castano.
May the best man win.