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Who won Charlo vs Hogan?
Jermall Charlo beat Dennis Hogan by technical knockout in the 7th round on Saturday 7th December 2019 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This contest was for the WBC middleweight championship of the world.
Also, on the undercard Chris Eubank Jr beat Matt Korobov for the WBA Interim World Middleweight and WBA World Middleweight championship and Marlon Tapales was overcome by Ryosuke Iwasa.
Charlo vs Hogan stats
Back in December 2019, Jermall Charlo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 29 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Dennis Hogan made his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Charlo had a massive power advantage over Hogan, boosting at 72% knock out percentage over Hogan's 25%.
Jermall Charlo was the younger man by 5 years, at 29 years old.
Charlo had a height advantage of 4 inches over Hogan. That also extended to a 5-inch reach advantage.
Both Jermall Charlo & Dennis Hogan fought out of an orthodox stance.
Charlo was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 2 less fights, and made his debut in 2008, 2 years and 6 months earlier than Hogan, whose first professional fight was in 2011. He had fought 99 less professional rounds, 181 to Hogan's 280.
Dennis Hogan was ranked number 5 by the WBC in the 160lb division.
Charlo vs Hogan form
Charlo remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Brandon Adams on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Matt Korobov on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Hugo Centeno Jr on 21st April 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round in their WBC Interim World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Before that, he had won against Jorge Sebastian Heiland on 29th July 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Barclays Center, New York.
He had beat Julian Williams on 10th December 2016 by knockout in the 5th round in their IBF World Junior Middleweight championship fight at USC Galen Center, Los Angeles.
Dennis Hogan had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Jaime Munguia on 13th April 2019 by majority decision in their WBO World Junior Middleweight championship fight at Arena Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
Previous to that, he had defeated Jamie Weetch on 15th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had won against ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly on 7th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland.
Before that, he had defeated Yuki Nonaka on 14th October 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Convention & Exhibition Centre, Queensland.
He had beat Yao Yi Ma on 12th November 2016 by technical decision in their 8 round contest at Eatons Hill Hotel, Queensland.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Jermall Charlo had been fighting more than Dennis Hogan.
Going to this contest, Jermall Charlo had last fought 5 months and 8 days ago, while Dennis Hogan's last outing had been 7 months and 24 days ago.
Charlo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 11 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7 rounds on average.
Hogan's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years and 25 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 54 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10.8 rounds on average.
What time did Charlo vs Hogan start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Barclays Center, New York, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.
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What were the odds on Charlo vs Hogan?
Jermall Charlo was a 3/50 (-1700) favourite going into the contest, while Dennis Hogan made his way into the ring at 7/1 (+700) with oddsmakers.