Fight Night: Sat, Dec 19, 2020 - Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut

Ennis vs Van Heerden

The welterweight bout between unbeaten Jaron "Boots" Ennis and Chris Van Heerden ends in a no decision due to an accidental headbutt in round one.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – December 19, 2020 – Philadelphia’s undefeated welterweight sensation Jaron Ennis (26-0, 24 KOs) saw his impressive 16-fight knockout streak come to a disappointing end after an accidental headbutt in the first round caused a brutal cut to the forehead of his opponent, Chris van Heerden (28-2-1, 12 KOs). Watch the clash of heads HERE
With only two minutes and thirty-nine seconds inside the ring to showcase his skills, Ennis was still able to flash glimpses of his championship potential as he landed 22 of 57 punches, 19 of them power shots as he appeared destined to stop the South African van Heerden and keep his KO streak alive before the clash of heads.