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Porter-Berto Bout Drew Average of 468,000 Viewers on Showtime

An average of 468,000 viewers watched Showtime’s broadcast of the Shawn Porter-Andre Berto welterweight fight Saturday night from Brooklyn. The average viewership was lower than the two previous main ...Read More

Porter Questions Thurman's Commitment to Fighting Him Next

NEW YORK – Keith Thurman didn’t come close to convincing Shawn Porter that’ll they fight next. Porter questioned why Thurman wasn’t more definitive regarding their rematch when asked whether he is con...Read More

Porter's Coach: 1000% We Can Beat Keith Thurman in Rematch!

Kenny Porter, father and head trainer of former champion Shawn Porter, is very confident that his son will beat Keith Thurman in a rematch. On Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Porter...Read More

Shawn Porter vs. Andre Berto - CompuBox Punch Stats

Shawn Porter wins this WBC welterweight title eliminator by displaying both the good and the bad of his approach. The good: His incredible physical strength, force of will and superb body punching (51...Read More

Amir Khan To Keith Thurman: Forget Porter, Fight Me!

Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) is looking to get a piece of WBA, WBC welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) in the fall. Thurman unified the titles last month with a twelve round decision over D...Read More

Photos: Shawn Porter Drops, Mauls Andre Berto For TKO Win

Berto vs. Porter Fight Photos Gallery - Shawn Porter didn't live up to his nickname, Showtime. What mattered to Porter, though, was that he earned another title shot at Keith Thurman. Porter stopped A...Read More

Keith Thurman: Porter Fought His Way To Earning a Rematch

Shawn Porter scored a ninth round stoppage of Andre Berto to become the WBC's mandatory challenger to unified welterweight champion Keith Thurman in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, pre...Read More

Shawn Porter Stops Andre Berto in Nine To Earn Thurman Shot

Shawn Porter Stops Andre Berto in Nine To Earn Thurman Shot

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – Shawn Porter wore out Andre Berto on Saturday night. The relentless Porter’s pressure led to two knockdowns, one apiece in the second and ninth rounds, and a ninth-round tec...Read More

Andre Berto vs. Shawn Porter - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Berto vs. Porter LIVE Scorecard BoxingScene - Former world champions Andre Berto and Shawn Porter are set to collide in a welterweight world title eliminator on Saturday, April 22 in the main event of...Read More

Andre Berto vs. Shawn Porter - CompuBox Historical Review

Shawn Porter's pressure will be the difference in this fight. Porter threw 17.8 more power punches per round than Andre Berto and Berto's opponents landed 40.6% of their power shots- 4th highest on th...Read More

Shawn Porter-Andre Berto: Pre-Fight Report Card

Take two former titlists without an opponent and put them together. It’s not a new formula. Sometimes, it’s a winning formula. Is that what we can expect Saturday night on Showtime (9 PM EST/6 PM PST)...Read More

Berto, Porter Break Down Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence Showdown

NEW YORK – Shawn Porter and Andre Berto are focused on their own important welterweight fight Saturday night. But both of the former 147-pound champions are looking forward to watching Errol Spence Jr...Read More

Photos: Andre Berto, Shawn Porter - Ready For Battle at Barclays

Berto vs. Porter Photos Gallery of Weigh-In - Shawn Porter and Andre Berto both made weight without any difficulty Friday afternoon in Brooklyn. Porter weighed in at the division limit of 147 pounds f...Read More

Andre Berto Weighs in at 146½; Shawn Porter Weighs 147

Shawn Porter and Andre Berto both made weight without any difficulty Friday afternoon in Brooklyn. Porter weighed in at the division limit of 147 pounds for their WBC welterweight elimination match Sa...Read More

Andre Berto: Porter's Pressure Often Isn't Effective Pressure

NEW YORK – Pressure. It’s the word mentioned most when people assess Shawn Porter’s perceived path to victory over Andre Berto on Saturday night in Brooklyn. Pressure is Porter’s specialty, a practice...Read More

Berto Believes Porter Has A Lot of Miles on His Body for 'Young Kid'

Berto Believes Porter Has A Lot of Miles on His Body for 'Young Kid'

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – As Andre Berto reflected Thursday, he couldn’t believe how quickly the time has passed. It seems like only yesterday Berto was a young, powerful prospect poised to make his ...Read More

Photos: Andre Berto, Shawn Porter - Face To Face at Final Presser

BROOKLYN - Former world champions Andre Berto and Shawn Porter went face-to-face Thursday two days before they enter the ring for a world title eliminator showdown that headlines SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP...Read More

Shawn Porter on His Bond With Randall Cunningham

Saturday night, Porter takes on fellow former 147-pound world champion Andre Berto in the main event on Showtime Championship Boxing presented by Premier Boxing Champions, beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET / ...Read More

Porter Vows Statement: I'll Let Thurman Know I'm Coming For Him!

Shawn Porter has promised to make a big statement on Saturday night, when he faces Andre Berto in a battle of former welterweight champions from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Berto (31-4,...Read More

Photos: Shawn Porter, Andre Berto - Open Workouts in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN - Former welterweight world champions Andre Berto and Shawn Porter began fight week activities Wednesday as they hosted a media workout at the famed Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn in advance of th...Read More