Belts on The Line
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Who won Charlo vs Montiel?
Jermall Charlo beat Juan Macias Montiel by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday 19th June 2021 at Toyota Center in Houston.
The scorecards were announced as 120-108, 119-109, 118-109 in favor of winner Jermall Charlo.
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 Isaac Cruz Gonzalez was victorious over Francisco Vargas and Angelo Leo beat Aaron Alameda.
Charlo vs Montiel stats
Jermall Charlo stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 31 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 22 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Juan Macias Montiel made his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 4 loses and 2 draws, with 22 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Montiel had a large advantage in power over Charlo, boosting at 100% knock out percentage over Charlo's 71%.
Jermall Charlo was the older man by 4 years, at 31 years old.
Both Jermall Charlo & Juan Macias Montiel fought out of an orthodox stance.
Charlo was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 3 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 1 year and 2 months earlier than Montiel, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 65 more professional rounds, 171 to Montiel's 106.
Juan Macias Montiel was ranked number 4 by the WBC in the 160lb division.
Charlo vs Montiel form
Charlo remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 26th September 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Dennis Hogan on 7th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.
Going into that contest, he had beat Brandon Adams on 29th June 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before 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.
He had won against 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.
Charlo's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 7 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9 rounds on average.
Montiel's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 11 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.5 rounds on average.
What time did Charlo vs Montiel start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Toyota Center, Houston, United States, which was around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Charlo vs Montiel?
Charlo vs Montiel was broadcast on ShowTime in the US.
What were the odds on Charlo vs Montiel?
Jermall Charlo was a 3/100 (-3333) favourite going into the contest, while Juan Macias Montiel made his way into the ring at 10/1 (+1000) with oddsmakers.