Charlo Drops and Stops Williams in L.A. – Showtime Boxing closed out a huge day of boxing in grand style as they delivered a terrific night of fights live from Los Angeles on Saturday evening.
The Charlo-Williams fight was billed as a match between two of the top young guns in the crowded 154-pound super welterweight division and it did not disappoint while it lasted. In the end it was the IBF titleholder Charlo who showed his class with a fifth round stoppage of a game Julian Williams to move to 25-0 and successfully defend his IBF world title for a third time.
In WBA world featherweight title fight action, Abner Mares was able to turn back the clock and earn his way back into the world title picture with a hard fought twelve round split decision victory over Argentina’s Jesus Andres Cuellar.
Charlo Drops and Stops Williams in L.A.
You can catch the complete results and highlights from the evening’s fight at the USC Galen Center in this latest TBC report.
Saturday, December 10th, 2016 – USC Galen Center, LA, CA
154 LBS 12 RDS: Jermall Charlo def Julian Williams via KO in RD 5 @2:06.
126 LBS 12 RDS: Jesus Andres Cuellar vs Abner Mares
140 LBS 12 rDS: Sergey Lipinets def Leonardo Zappavigna via TKO in RD 8 @1:23.
168 LBS 10 RDS: Hugo Centeno Jr def Ronald Montes via RTD in RD 3 @3:00.
160 LBS 10 RDS: Erickson Lubin def Juan Ubaldo Cabrera via TKO in RD 2 @2:09.
130 LBS 8 RDS: Mario Barrios def Claudio Rosendo Tapia via TKO in RD 2 @2:36.
147 LBS 6 RDS: Josesito Lopez def Rodd Manuel via UD.
135 LBS 4 RDS: Adan Mares draw Evincii Dixon after 4 RDS
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