Jermell charlo, 154-pound champion for the WBA, WBC Y FIB, assured that he has fought against tougher boxers than the Argentine Brian Carlos Castaño, monarch in super welterweight for the OMB.
“I think I have faced tougher opponents,” he considered in an interview with BoxingScene.com. “Better guys, tougher opponents, everything. I think it’s the whole package, for sure ”.
Charlo comes from defeating in September 2020 Jeison Rosario by knockout in the eighth round to conquer the championships of the FIB Y AMB. Now he seeks to unify the four sashes against Chestnut.
For its part, Brian Carlos defeated the Brazilian in February 2021 Patrick Teixeira to become world champion by OMB, after defeating him by unanimous decision with cards of 119-109, 120-108 and 117-111.
“I’ve had some tough fights in my life, bro,” he said. Charlo. “rosary beads it was good. I think that Vanes martirosyan It was very hard. They were very tough opponents, man. I can’t compare them to that, but they all come up with different things and this is a different fighter. “
The only defeat of Jermell in his career as a professional he was before Tony harrison, when he fell by unanimous decision by cards of 115-113, 115-113 and 116-112. However, a year later he knocked him out in the rematch.
“I don’t know,” he replied. Charlo about a possible knockout. “I cannot predict the future, but I know that I am much stronger than I was before. I’m faster, sorry. I have power in both hands, power in every blow, power in every blow thrown from different angles ”.