Charlo Finally Gets Harrison Rematch A Year Later
A year after a controversial decision, Jermell Charlo will get a chance to reclaim his junior middleweight championship against Tony Harrison.
Harrison won the WBC junior middleweight title in a controversial unanimous decision over Charlo on a card that featured Jermell’s brother Jermall retain the WBC interim middleweight championship.
The December 21st card will happen in southern California and will air on FOX per Mike Coppinger, the same network that aired the first showdown from Barclays Center.
Sources: The Tony Harrison-Jermell Charlo junior middleweight title rematch will headline PBC on FOX on Dec. 21 in Southern California. The fight was originally slated for June 23 before Harrison injured his ankle. Harrison upset Charlo via controversial decision in December ‘18.
— Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) October 29, 2019
Their rematch was initially supposed to take place on June 23rd, but due to an ankle injury to Harrison, Charlo ended up facing Jorge Cota and thrashing in three rounds.