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Photos: Porter in Beast Mode, Preparing For Kell Brook

By Stacey Verbeek

Barry's Boxing Center, Las Vegas, Nevada - IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter is staying on top of his game while his next fight is being worked out. Porter will defend his championship against mandatory challenger Kell Brook on a date in August. The fight had been scheduled for August 9th, but the date fell through. Now Golden Boy Promotions, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport and Showtime are trying to finalize a new date for the bout. Both sides have until September to stage the fight, per the International Boxing Federation.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Bonquisha on 06-27-2014

[QUOTE=O.H. Canada;14703605]Why do we have to bring up juicing accusations just because the man fights like a tank. GGG fights the same way and plows over ppl but nobody, myself included, thinks GGG is juicing. A brother just can't get…

Comment by mathed on 06-27-2014

[QUOTE=O.H. Canada;14703605]Why do we have to bring up juicing accusations just because the man fights like a tank. GGG fights the same way and plows over ppl [B]but nobody, myself included, thinks GGG is juicing. [/B] A brother just can't…

Comment by johnm is... on 06-27-2014

Crazy how every time a fighter improves, gets better, looks good in a fight, knocks a guy out, he's suddenly "juicing". This is getting ridiculous. Porter fought at 154. It's not like he just woke up one morning strong. He's…

Comment by takingaim on 06-27-2014

Who came up with this 'beast mode' sh*t? Cringe. Shoot them.

Comment by CatchAndShoot on 06-27-2014

[QUOTE=MrOriginalToo;14703165]I completely disagree. Thurman wings his punches, as does Porter. Porter has problems with opponents who control distance well and box as a purist, which is Brook's style. Add Brook's power into the mix and Porter has problems. Brook late…

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