22 Jun 2016

Top PBC welterweights split on Thurman-Porter

Their peers in the welterweight division – world champions, former champions, contenders and top prospects – can’t pick a definitive winner between defending WBA 147-pound king Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) and former world champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (26-1-1, 16 KOs). The majority of the fighters polled –

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21 Jun 2016

Thurman-Porter undercard finalized

The stacked undercard for the highly anticipated Keith Thurman vs. Shawn Porter welterweight showdown is complete and will feature a pair of popular Brooklyn fighters as heavyweight Adam Kownacki (13-0, 10 KOs) battles hard-hitting Jesse Barboza (11-1-1, 7 KOs) in an eight-round bout while crowd-pleasing featherweight Heather “The Heat” Hardy

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20 Jun 2016

Watch all four episodes of All Access: Thurman vs. Porter

An action-packed primetime doubleheader of world title fights, headlined by the explosive, eagerly-awaited clash between welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman and former champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter,will come to Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday, June 25. Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs), of Clearwater, Fla., and Porter (26-1-1, 16 KOs), of

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20 Jun 2016

Leonard and Hearns weigh-in on Thurman-Porter

Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas “Hitman” Hearns might be uniquely qualified to talk about what WBA welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman and “Showtime” Shawn Porter are thinking and feeling heading into their battle that pits two men against each other who are in their primes in a highly charged

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11 Jun 2016

Kell Brook-Jessie Vargas set for Sep 3rd HBO pay-per-view

WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10 KO) confirmed on Facebook yesterday that he will be fighting IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KO) in England on HBO pay-per-view on September 3rd. Vargas, who has been looking for a big fight since being rumored for Manny Pacquiao around the time

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09 Jun 2016

Shawn Porter Media Day in Las Vegas

Former world champion Shawn Porter hosted a Las Vegas media workout Wednesday in advance of his welterweight world title showdown against undefeated Keith Thurman on Saturday, June 25 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, live on CBS and presented by Premier Boxing Champions with televised coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6

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08 Jun 2016

Keith Thurman Florida Media Day Quotes

Welterweight world champion Keith Thurman opened training camp to media today in St. Petersburg as he prepares to defend his title against former world champion Shawn Porter on Saturday, June 25 in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, from Barclays Center in

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08 Jun 2016

Abner Mares Primed for 4th World Title on June 25 on CBS

Abner Mares, the former three-division world champion boxer, will be taking class, technique and power into the ring when he meets WBA Featherweight World Champion Jesus Cuellar on Saturday, June 25 live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING  on CBS presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Live coverage

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07 Jun 2016

Abner Mares-Jesus Cuellar Conference Call Quotes

Featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar and former three-division world champion Abner Mares went face-to-face for the first time Thursday as they hosted media roundtables in Los Angeles ahead of their showdown on Saturday, June 25 showdown live on CBS from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by

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02 Jun 2016

Keith Thurman focused on June 25th clash with Shawn Porter

Keith Thurman, the reigning WBA Welterweight World Champion, is four weeks out from his June 25 title defense against Shawn Porter and has his 20-year career in boxing on his mind heading into the crucial showdown. Thurman will be headlining on CBS live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn with televised

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