Fight Preview: Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano
This coming Saturday at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas two middleweight titans are set to collide in the ring for the world championship. Brian Castaño is a rising prospect fighting out of Argentina. He has racked up many impressive wins over the courses of his career. He is set to face middleweight kingpin Jermell Charlo. Jermell is a formidable opponent to face in the ring. His outstanding knockout wins have granted him many world titles that Brian Castano is eager to capture. Both boxers are unstoppable forces in the ring with devastating knockout power and expert defense.
Either boxer can be considered a world-class athlete but who has what it takes to be crowned the middleweight champion. Jermell Charlo is a precision striker able to land decisive blows that crack his opponent and spell the end of the match. Brian Castano is an aggressive boxer as he pushed the pace of the fight at will pressing his opponent with relentless force until they eventually give in and go down. Both boxers are tough adversaries to face in the ring. Brian Castano put on a masterful display of technique and brutal power against Patrick Teixeira in February. Can he bring the same raw talent into this match with Jermell Charlo?
The animosity going into this match is immense. Both boxers are at the peak of their prime. Fans are eager to see who will sit on top of the middleweight throne which means a lot of hype is going into this match. Both boxers have plenty of experience with Brian Castano being an amateur gold medalist and Jermell Charlo having racked up many wins as a junior middleweight. So you know this fight is going to be intense. Expect a back and forth battle between these two with the victor being hailed champion.
This fight is to close to call. Both fighters have aggressive boxing styles that make them entertaining for fans to watch. If Jermell can stack his counters against Brian he can score big and maybe win on the scorecards. However, if Brian Castano controls the pace of the match and navigates through Jerrell’s punches he can surely get the win. This fight comes down to who controls the late rounds.
|Name:||Jermell Charlo||Name:||Brian Castano|
|Height:||5′ 11″||Height:||5′ 7½|