After getting BRUTALLY knocked out for the third time Jermain retired. In a span of three years Jermain Taylor lost 4 fights out of 5 and three of those losses ended by knockout.
The only man Jermain beat in those five fights was Jeff Lacey who also but Jermain down for the count.
Before the losses Jermain had though fights with Bernard Hopkins, Cory Spinks and Winkey Wright beat him up really bad.
After his twelfth round knockout loss to Abraham, Jermain had a mother****ing brain bleed.