Twins Jermell and Jermall Charlo both clinch world titles on SAME night with wins over Rosario and Derevyanchenko

TWINS Jermell and Jermall Charlo both won world title fights last night.

Jermell, 30, spoke earlier this week about hoping to leave a Klitsckho-like legacy in the sport.

And he and his brother went a nice way toward doing so by clinching their belts on the same night in Connecticut.

Undefeated Jermall extended his record to 31-0 by outpointing Sergiy Derevyanchenko to retain his WBC middleweight belt.

The battered Ukrainian somehow launched a late flurry in the 12th round.

But the wily Jermall weathered the storm to secure a comfortable unanimous decision.

After the fight, he said: "I executed the game plan. It was the biggest test of my career and I passed the test.

"I knew he was going to be tough, and I knew he was going to come to fight.

"I wanted to knock him out and make a statement. But getting through it and getting the decision was a statement in itself."

Later on in the evening it was Jermell's turn, as he faced 20-2-1 Dominican Jeison Rosario.

His WBC light middleweight title was on the line as he took on the 25-year-old.

But he left the ring having stormed to an eighth-round stoppage, flooring his opponent with a vicious left jab.

And he collected Rosario's WBA (Super) and IBF light middleweight titles in the process.

He said: "I definitely proved that I'm more than just a puncher, but I'm also a puncher."

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