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Who won Charlo vs Lubin?
Jermell Charlo beat Erickson Lubin by knockout in the 1st round on Saturday 14th October 2017 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 154 pounds (11 stone or 69.8 KG).
This contest was for the vacant WBC super welterweight championship of the world.
Charlo vs Lubin stats
Back in October 2017, Jermell Charlo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 29 wins, zero loses and 0 draws.
Erickson Lubin made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 0 draws.
Jermell Charlo was the older man by 5 years, at 27 years old.
Lubin had 3-inch reach advantage.
Jermell Charlo fought out of the orthodox stance, while Erickson Lubin was a southpaw.
Charlo was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 11 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 5 years and 11 months earlier than Lubin, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He had fought 132 more professional rounds, 268 to Lubin's 136.
Erickson Lubin was ranked number 1 by the WBC in the 154lb division.
Charlo vs Lubin form
Charlo had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Charles Hatley on 22nd April 2017 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated John Jackson on 21st May 2016 by knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Chelsea Ballroom, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Joachim Alcine on 31st October 2015 by technical knockout in the 6th round at NRG Arena, Houston.
Before that, he had won against Vanes Martirosyan on 28th March 2015 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas.
He had beat Mario Alberto Lozano on 13th December 2014 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Lubin had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 3 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Jorge Cota on 4th March 2017 by technical knockout in the 4th round in the United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Ivan Montero on 16th July 2016 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Legacy Arena, Birmingham.
Going into that contest, he had won against Daniel Sandoval on 18th June 2016 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at UIC Pavilion, Chicago.
Before that, he had defeated Jose De Jesus Macias on 31st January 2016 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Seminole Casino, Immokalee.
He had beat Alexis Camacho on 28th November 2015 by knockout in the 2nd round at The Bomb Factory, Dallas.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Erickson Lubin had been fighting more than Jermell Charlo.
Going to this contest, Jermell Charlo had last fought 5 months and 22 days ago, while Erickson Lubin's last outing had been 7 months and 10 days ago.
Charlo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 2 years, 10 months and 1 day, meaning he had been fighting on average every 6 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.
Lubin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
What time did Charlo vs Lubin 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 BST in the UK.
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What were the odds on Charlo vs Lubin?
Jermell Charlo was a 31/50 (-160) favourite going into the contest, while Erickson Lubin made his way into the ring at 5/4 (+130) with oddsmakers.