Photos: Errol Spence, Shawn Porter - Face To Face at LA Presser

IBF Welterweight World Champion Errol "The Truth" Spence Jr. and WBC Welterweight World Champion "Showtime" Shawn Porter went face to face Tuesday in Los Angeles at a press conference to preview their 147-pound championship unification that headlines a FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View on Saturday, September 28 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. (photos by Ryan Hafey)

Also in attendance at Tuesday's press conference, and competing in pay-per-view action beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT were WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Anthony Dirrell and unbeaten former champion David Benavidez, who meet in a 168-pound title fight, unbeaten contenders Mario Barrios and Batyr Akhmedov, who battle for the WBA Super Lightweight title, and rugged veteran Josesito Lopez and brawler John Molina Jr., who battlein a 10-round welterweight fight.

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The event also featured former three-time world champion Robert Guerrero and unbeaten super welterweight prospect Joey Spencer, who compete in separate attractions as part of FOX Sports PBC Pay-Per-View Prelims on FS1 and FOX Deportes beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT. Guerrero will face Jerry Thomas in a 10-round welterweight bout.

Tickets for the event, which is promoted by Man Down Promotions, TGB Promotions and Shawn Porter Promotions, are on sale now and can be purchased at


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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jonnyc420 on 08-14-2019

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;19985899]... but I remember Brook smothering Porter really badly... :)[/QUOTE] Which is why I am predicting Spence to overpower him as well he is a big WW like Brook was.

Comment by Shadoww702 on 08-14-2019

[QUOTE=Sledgeweather17;19985868]His chin has been tested and passed the test, but has his body been tested though? #Spencethebodysnatcher[/QUOTE] I’ll take a head KO over a Body KO almost every time. Body ones are the WORST!!! You can’t breathe and start panicking.…

Comment by Shadoww702 on 08-14-2019

[QUOTE=edpboxing;19985691]Shawn porter fought most of his amateur career @ middleweight. With wins over Usyk, Jacobs, and Andrade .... He debut at super middleweight (165 actually) and has weighed in @ 152 or above 15 times in his career, and once…

Comment by markther on 08-14-2019

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;19985902]... As I said above: I still remember Brook rough-housing Porter pretty well... :)[/QUOTE] And I never said Spence won’t rough up Porter in my comment. Spence gets down pretty rough in fights also when he has to.

Comment by P4Pdunny on 08-14-2019

Spence for the w here, in a tough tough matchup

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