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Porter: Diaz One of Best I Fought; Thurman Fought A 'Done' Diaz

NEW YORK – Keith Thurman thinks the differences in their performances against Julio Diaz are indicative of the advantages he owns over Shawn Porter. Thurman stopped a faded Diaz after two rounds two y...Read More

Shawn Porter: Julio Diaz is Tougher Than Adrien Broner

Former welterweight champion Shawn Porter (26-1-1, 16KOs) is back at the top his division, after winning a twelve round unanimous decision over Adrien Broner on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las ...Read More

Diaz Gives Shawn Porter The Edge Over Keith Thurman

Former champion Julio Diaz is the fighter only to share the ring with both Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15KOs) and Keith Thurman (23-0-1, 21KOs). Later tonight, Porter will have a tough nut to crack when...Read More

CompuBox: Thurman Lands Nearly Half His Power

Displaying effective movement and defense, WBA interim-welterweight champion Keith Thurman landed nearly half his power shots, including a body shot that forced Julio Diaz to call it a night. ...Read More

Julio Diaz Retires From Boxing After Loss To Thurman

Former IBF lightweight champion Julio Diaz (40-10-1, 29KOs), 34-years-old, has announced his retirement from Saturday's third round stoppage at the hands of Keith Thurman, the WBA's interim-welterweig...Read More

Keith Thurman Cracks Diaz's Ribs For TKO in Three

StubHub Center, Carson, California - WBA interim-welterweight contender Keith Thurman (23-0, 21KOs) stopped veteran Julio Diaz (40-10-1, 29KOs) in three rounds, after Diaz suffered a rib injury and wa...Read More

Video: Thurman on Diaz TKO, Future Targets, More

Luis Sandoval catches up with WBA interim-welterweight champion Keith Thurman to discuss his third round TKO over Julio Diaz, what led to the rib injury of Diaz, some possible options for his career i...Read More

Keith Thurman Eager To See if Diaz Really Wants a War

Keith Thurman, 25, is a talented young prospect trying to build a name for himself in the boxing worl. His opponents on Saturday night at StubHub Center in Carson is Diaz, 34, a former two-time wor...Read More

Thurman-Diaz - CompuBox Historical Review

Tough assignment for Julio Diaz, who's not busy enough to outhustle Keith Thurman and also not known as a puncher. Working behind a steady jab (7 of 33 landed per round), Thurman landed 47% of his pow...Read More

Diaz: The More Shawn Porter Grows, The Better He Gets

LOS ANGELES --- IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter is the hot fighter in the 147-pound division, but many ringside observers believe Julio Diaz deserved the verdict when they met in 2012. Porte...Read More

Thurman: I'm a Feared Man, Nobody Wants To Fight

Keith Thurman would’ve preferred facing someone more threatening than Julio Diaz on Saturday night. It’s not that the undefeated fighter from Clearwater, Fla., has overlooked Diaz (40-9-1, 29 KOs)....Read More

Video: Julio Diaz Confident He Will Overcome Thurman

Los Angeles, California - Luis Sandoval catches up with former champion and longtime veteran Julio Diaz to discuss tonight's fight against the undefeated and very dangerous Keith Thurman, who holds th...Read More

Keith Thurman Vows To Put Diaz Out on His Back

The weigh-in festivities were spirited yet free of controversy heading into Saturday’s live Showtime-televised tripleheader from the Stub Hub Center in Carson, California. The closest the event came t...Read More

Thurman on Diaz: I’m Definitely Looking For The KO!

Keith “One Time” Thurman is going into his fight this Saturday night looking to put on a dominant performance and he’s not shy to let you know he’s planning on knocking his opponent Julio Diaz out. ...Read More

Julio Diaz: If Khan Fights His Style, He'll Beat Collazo

LOS ANGELES --- Former two-time world champion Julio Diaz is still trying to figure out how he wasn't awarded the decision when he fought Amir Khan nearly a year ago. Diaz hopes to end his bad luck...Read More

Photos: Thurman-Diaz, Matthysse-Molina, More Weigh-In

LOS ANGELES --- Keith "One Time" Thurman is tired of hearing about all of Julio Diaz's experience. Thurman, 25, knows Diaz, 34, is a 15-year veteran with 50 fights on his record. Thurman said none ...Read More

Weights From Cali: Thurman 145.5 Lb, Diaz 146.75 Lb.

Keith Thurman makes his first ring appearance of the year following a breakout campaign in 2013. The unbeaten welterweight squares off versus former lightweight titlist Julio Diaz in a scheduled 12-ro...Read More

Julio Diaz: Keith Thurman is Tough, But Not Unbeatable

CARSON --- Keith "One Time" has been waiting for this moment for a long time. He gets his first opportunity to headline a Showtime event when he takes on Julio Diaz in the main event on Saturday night...Read More

Photos: Thurman-Diaz, Matthysse-Molina Final Presser

LOS ANGELES – With Oscar De La Hoya presiding over the festivities, Golden Boy Promotions hosted the final press conference for their exciting, stacked fight card this Saturday, April 26 headlining Ke...Read More

Video: Keith Thurman on Diaz, Porter-Malignaggi, More

Los Angeles, California - Luis Sandoval catches up with undefeated interim-WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman to discuss this Saturday's showdown with veteran Julio Diaz at the StubHub Center in ...Read More