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Thurman: I Look Forward To Reminding Everyone I'm #1 at 147

WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) is looking forward to returning to the ring. Thurman, 29-years-old, has been out of the ring since winning a close twelve round split decision ov...Read More

Thurman: Spence is '2' at 147, Crawford is Barely a Champion!

New York - Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman (28-0, 22 KO’s) has been out of the ring since he defeated Danny Garcia (33-2, 20 KO’s) in March of last year. Thurman says he suffered a shoulder injury within his...Read More

Spence: I Told Keith Thurman I'll Stop Him Before Sixth Round

NEW YORK – When Errol Spence Jr. saw Keith Thurman on Saturday night, he reminded the inactive welterweight champion that he hasn’t forgot about their fight. “I told Keith Thurman I’ll stop him,” Spen...Read More

Keith Thurman Will Serve as Guest Analyst For Garcia-Porter

Welterweight World Champion Keith Thurman will serve as a guest analyst this Saturday on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING COUNTDOWN, providing insight and analysis during undercard streaming fights in adv...Read More

Porter: Thurman Really Exposed Garcia; I'll Do It Even Better

NEW YORK – The Keith Thurman-Danny Garcia fight wasn’t quite as close on Shawn Porter’s scorecard as the judges had it. From Porter’s viewpoint, Thurman “exposed” Garcia’s limitations by pressuring hi...Read More

Garcia vs. Porter Winner Has To Make "Two" Mandatory Defenses

The head of the World Boxing Council, Mauricio Sulaiman, said the winner of the upcoming fight between Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter will be obligated to make two mandatory defenses. Porter and Garcia...Read More

Angel Garcia: I Regret What I Said Before The Thurman Fight

The buildup toward Danny Garcia-Shawn Porter has been nothing like the promotion of Garcia’s last welterweight title fight. Angel Garcia, Danny’s father and trainer, has a respectful relationship with...Read More

Khan: I'd Love To Face Spence, Crawford - Styles Make Fights!

Amir Khan says he is "definitely" capable of winning another world title as he prepares for his first welterweight fight for more than three years against Samuel Vargas. Khan fought Phil Lo Greco at a...Read More

Keith Thurman Breaks Down Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter

Welterweight World Champion Keith Thurman has an acute understanding of what it takes to beat Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter. The undefeated, former unified champion edged both fighters in blockbuster ...Read More

Porter: We Don't Know What Thurman Will Look Like in Return

Shawn Porter still wants an opportunity to avenge his close loss to Keith Thurman. The former IBF welterweight champion needs proof, however, that the Thurman he fought in June 2016 still exists. Elbo...Read More

Danny Garcia: I Just Feel Like Thurman's Not Hungry Anymore

Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter both want a rematch with Keith Thurman. He is the natural next opponent for the winner of their September 8 bout for the WBC welterweight title Thurman gave up late in Ap...Read More

Trainer: Alexander Can 'Tune Up' Thurman After Beating Berto

If Devon Alexander can beat a former welterweight champion who’ll end a long layoff Saturday night, Alexander’s trainer wants his next fight to come against a current welterweight champion who’s been ...Read More

Danny Garcia on Thurman Loss: They Didn't Want Me To Win

Danny Garcia (34-1, 20 KOs) is still angered over last year's defeat at the hands of Keith Thurman. They collided in March 2017, with Thurman winning a split decision to unify the WBC, WBA welterweigh...Read More

Pacquiao: I Don't Know Yet About Fighting Keith Thurman

Manny Pacquiao didn’t just add another title to the long list of championships he has won during his 23-year, Hall-of-Fame career. By beating Lucas Matthysse on Sunday in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the F...Read More

Golden Boy Prez: Matthysse Would Love To Face Keith Thurman

Golden Boy Promotions President Eric Gomez, who promotes Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs), says his fighter is very eager to get a crack at Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs). Matthysse holds the WBA "regular...Read More

Errol Spence: I Don't Really Think Thurman Wants The Fight

IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence (24-0, 21 KOs) has been chasing a potential fight with Keith Thurman for some time. Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) has been out of the ring since last March, when he won...Read More

Spence: People Will Want to See Thurman Fight Once He Comes Back

NEW YORK – Interest in an Errol Spence Jr.-Keith Thurman fight has waned somewhat over the past eight months. Thurman’s contention that he wouldn’t seriously consider facing Spence until 2019 and his ...Read More

Spence Would Fight Thurman Before Facing Garcia-Porter Winner

Errol Spence Jr.’s plan is to fight an undetermined opponent prior to the end of this year, then the Danny Garcia-Shawn Porter winner, and then Keith Thurman. If, however, Thurman is willing to face S...Read More

Spence Still 'Definitely Interested' In Fighting Keith Thurman

Errol Spence Jr.-Terence Crawford has supplanted Spence-Keith Thurman as the fight within the welterweight division. Crawford arguably is the best boxer, pound-for-pound, in the sport. Spence also is ...Read More

How Keith Thurman's Injury Opens Up The Welterweight Division

How Keith Thurman's Injury Opens Up The Welterweight Division

By Andreas Hale - Earlier this week, Keith Thurman voluntarily relinquished his WBC welterweight title due to an injury that will push his return to a boxing ring back even further. Thurman hasn’t fou...Read More