ONTARIO, California – Jermell Charlo (33-1, 17 KOs) overcome a very tough challenge to close the show in the eleventh round with a stoppage of Tony Harrison (28-3, 21 KOs) to reclaim the WBC junior middleweight title.
They met one year ago, in December 2018, with Harrison winning a controversial twelve round decision to capture the WBC title.
The ninth was very close, with Harrison seeming to steal it with his work at the end. Charlo was really taking the fight to Harrison in the tenth. Charlo back to unloading with punches in the eleventh, coming forward and letting his hands go. Charlo landed a big counter hook that dropped Harrison for a second time. Another combinations of punches to drop Harrison for a third time. Charlo began to unload with shots and the referee jumped in.