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Team Porter Reacts To Hearn's Prediction of Brook KO

By Ryan Burton

Earlier today BoxingScene.com ran an article in which Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn confidently stated that IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter would succumb to his fighter Kell Brook in less than 12 rounds when they meet on August 16th in Southern California.  The bout will headline a Showtime Championship Boxing card that will likely also televise the rematch between IBF super middleweight champion Sakio Bika and Andre Dirrell.

Hearn said that Brook is simply too strong for the undefeated American champion. Team Porter naturally has a different opinion on the fight and in a recent conversation with BoxingScene.com, Porter's father and trainer Ken said that it is Brook that won't see the finish line.

"Shawn Porter is a throwback fighter. He can go 15 Rounds. We look forward to welcoming Kell to the United States of America and the rude awakening of reality but I guess we'll never know because he won't see 12," Porter told BoxingScene.com.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by PowerFlow on 07-04-2014

[QUOTE=drenlou;14726037]Why you mad for?? You mad cuz you dont have any points?? Lok[/QUOTE] Well I don't have any points either. Really don't know how it all works. And yes, I'm mad lol!

Comment by PowerFlow on 07-04-2014

[QUOTE=SeekDaGreat;14724590]Brooks going to SON this fool. #TeamBrook[/QUOTE] Wow, you have a lot of confidence in Brooks. No disrespect to him but I don't know that I'd feel confident on anyone in the ww division soning Porter at this moment. But…

Comment by LouIE G on 07-04-2014

[QUOTE=Wizardsh;14725473]Silly kids and their stupid e point bets,what ever happen to betting real money. Dam clowns on this site :rofl:[/QUOTE] Why you mad for?? You mad cuz you dont have any points?? Lok

Comment by PacmanP4PLegend on 07-04-2014

Tell them how "you" feel Porter, tell em with your fists come fight night!

Comment by Freedom2016 on 07-04-2014

[QUOTE=Wizardsh;14725473]Silly kids and their stupid e point bets,what ever happen to betting real money. Dam clowns on this site :rofl:[/QUOTE] Quote me on where I said I'd bet e-points?

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