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Garcia-Porter is Close, Broner-Vargas Rematch on Tap, Says WBC

On May 25, the purse bid for the welterweight fight between Shawn Porter and Danny García, for the vacant title of the World Boxing Council, is scheduled to take place. According to the president of t...Read More

Shawn Porter Believes Danny Garcia Fight Will Happen in The Fall

With Keith Thurman no longer the WBC welterweight champion, the title is now up for grabs between their two top rated contenders, former beltholders Shawn Porter (28-2-1, 17 KOs) and Danny Garcia (34-...Read More

Porter Ready, Willing and Able to Fight Danny Garcia for WBC Belt

With Keith Thurman making the decision to relinquish the WBC welterweight title, the vacant title will now be contested between the two leading contenders, Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia. "I've been co...Read More

Keith Thurman Vacates WBC Title, Garcia-Porter Ordered

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) has vacated the WBC welterweight title. Thurman has been inactive since March of 2017, when he won a twelve ...Read More

Porter: Thurman Should Vacate, Me and Danny Garcia For Title

Former welterweight champion Shawn Porter (28-2-1, 17 KOs) is getting tired of waiting for his mandatory shot against WBC/WBA beltholder Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs). Porter, who lost a close decision...Read More

Porter: Matthysse Fight Will Show What Pacquiao Has Left

Former world champion Shawn Porter is really looking forward to the upcoming showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Lucas Matthysse. Pacquiao will challenge Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) for the WBA "regular"...Read More

Porter: All These Guys at Welterweight Have To Fight Each Other!

Currently Shawn Porter (28-2-1, 17 KOs) is in limbo as he waits for the World Boxing Council to make a ruling on their welterweight title. The WBC champion at 147, Keith Thurman (who also has the WBA ...Read More

Porter Wants Answers From WBC on Thurman, Garcia

So with Keith Thurman pulling out of his scheduled return to the ring on May 19th with a hand injury, the likes of Shawn Porter are now forced to wait even longer to fight for the WBC welterweight tit...Read More

Porter: Thurman Couldn't Find Anybody Easy Enough To Fight!

WBC/WBA welterweight titlist Keith Thurman (22-0, 22 KOs) has not fought since defeating Danny Garcia last March at the Barclay Center but has been idle for over a year now. After the win over Garcia,...Read More

Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter - WBC Interim-Title Order Looms

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has been forced to take action in light of the latest injury suffered by Keith Thurman. Thurman, who holds the WBC, WBA welterweight titles, has been i...Read More

Porter: I Think Right Now Thurman is Better Than Errol Spence

Top welterweight contender Shawn Porter believes WBA, WBC welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) - at least at this moment - is a better fighter than IBF champion Errol Spence (23-0, 20 KO...Read More

Porter: Thurman Needs To Step Up - Stop Babying His Elbow!

Shawn Porter wants WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) to stop stalling and fight him or someone else of relevance at 147-pounds. Thurman won a tough twelve round unanimous dec...Read More

WBC Prez: Thurman Has To Fight Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia!

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has revealed that his organization granted a special permit to welterweight champion Keith Thurman, so he could make an optional defense on May 19th at...Read More

Thurman: Shawn Porter, Danny Garcia Are Real Salty Right Now!

WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) may technically have back to back mandatory defenses in his future. Thurman is scheduled to make a voluntary defense on May 19th at the Barc...Read More

Porter To Thurman: You Ran in Our Fight & You're Still Running!

Danny Garcia wasn’t the only welterweight Shawn Porter confronted Saturday night. Porter interrupted Keith Thurman’s interview session with a group of reporters before Garcia’s fight and questioned th...Read More

Video: Shawn Porter Talks Confrontation With Danny Garcia

Shawn Porter Video Interview - Danny Garcia stopped Brandon Rios with a right hand in the ninth round Saturday night in their WBC welterweight world title elimination bout. Garcia (34-1, 20 KOs) beat ...Read More

Video: Thurman, Porter Sit Down and Negotiate Rematch in Vegas

On Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, WBC/WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman, and his mandatory challenger Shawn Porter, sat down to negotiate back and forth on their rematch. ...Read More

Video: Keith Thurman, Shawn Porter- Confrontation in Las Vegas

As the action was going on at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas - WBC, WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman and his mandatory challenger Shawn Porter had a confrontation backstage and traded words....Read More

Photos: Danny Garcia, Shawn Porter - Face To Face, Trade Words

Danny Garcia, Shawn Porter Face to Face Photos - Former two division world champion Danny Garcia was very fired up after stopping Brandon Rios with a right hand in the ninth round Saturday night in th...Read More

Broner: I Want To Knock Amir Khan Out - It Won't Take Much!

Four division world champion Adrien Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) is putting together a target list for 2018 - which he promises will be his biggest year yet. First up, the controversial boxer is scheduled to...Read More