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Porter Expects Battle From Ugas Before Getting The Knockout

Yordenis Ugas is Shawn Porter’s first defense in his second reign as 147-pound world champion. He’s not the marquee opponent “Showtime” desired, but the champion’s treating the battle of Las Vegans l...Read More

Ugas Brings Memo Heredia on Board To Prepare For Porter Shot

Looking to become the next welterweight champion of the World Boxing Council, Cuba's Yordenis Ugas has hired well known strength and conditioning trainer Memo Heredia. Ugas will be challenging WBC wel...Read More

Ugas Confident of Winning WBC Belt - Surprising Porter, Critics

Yordenis Ugas spots Shawn Porter on occasion in Las Vegas where both live, at boxing matches in local venues and arenas, and recalls sparring “Showtime” in early 2017. “It was about four rounds of rel...Read More

Porter: Errol Spence is Getting More Yards - And I Don't Like It!

Shawn Porter, a former high school football player outside his native Akron, Ohio, can see Errol Spence on the other side of the ball in his mind’s eye. Porter envisions his welterweight rival as that...Read More

Porter: WBC Mandatory Orders Derailed Immediate Spence Bout

Two-time champion Shawn Porter will make the initial defense of his WBC welterweight crown against 2008 Cuban Olympic bronze medal winner Yordenis Ugas on March 9 in Las Vegas as Premier Boxing Champi...Read More

Photos: Porter-Ugas, Santa Cruz-Flores, Dirrell-Yildirim - Presser

Porter-Ugas, Santa Cruz-Flores Photos Gallery - FOX Sports and Premier Boxing Champions announced eight televised world title fights today in Los Angeles and laid out their upcoming fight schedule thr...Read More

Premier Boxing Champions, FOX Sports Reveal 2019 Schedule

FOX Sports and Premier Boxing Champions today announced eight televised world title fights in the first three months of the new deal, featuring eight world champions and more than two dozen of the wor...Read More

Shawn Porter-Yordenis Ugas Set For March 9 In Las Vegas

Shawn Porter will make his first WBC welterweight title defense March 9. El Nuevo Herald reported Tuesday morning that Porter will face Cuban contender Yordenis Ugas that night in Las Vegas. The Port...Read More

Showtime's Porter-Garcia Main Event Peaked at 690,000 Viewers

Shawn Porter-Danny Garcia was the most-watched of six boxing matches televised Saturday night on premium cable channels. Nielsen Media Research ratings released Tuesday revealed Showtime’s main event ...Read More

Yordenis Ugas: I Want Shawn Porter, I'm Ready For Title Fight

Barclays Center, Brooklyn - In the co-featured event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, consensus top-10 welterweight Yordenis Ugas (23-3, 11 KOs) out boxed Argentina's Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo (34-4-2,...Read More

Yordenis Ugas Dominates Cesar Barrionuevo in WBC Eliminator

Barclays Center, Brooklyn - In a WBC welterweight eliminator, Yordenis Ugas (23-3, 11 KOs) dominated Cesar Miguel Barrionuevo (34-4-2, 24 KOs) to bank a twelve round unanimous decision. The scores wer...Read More

Ugas vs. Barrionuevo - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Ugas, Barrionuevo Scorecard BoxingScene Live - Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter pits elite welterweight stars against each other in a 12-round showdown for the vacant WBC 147-pound World Championship. Th...Read More

Yordenis Ugas: I Believe That I Can Beat Danny Garcia or Porter

After suffering a defeat at the hands of Amir Imam in May of 2014, Yordenis Ugas' career looked to be over. Ugas also had two split-decision losses earlier in his career, but the loss to Imam also kep...Read More

Photos: Ugas vs. Barrionuevo, Serrano vs. Reynoso - Weights

Ugas, Barrionuevo Weights Photos Gallery - Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter pits elite welterweight stars against each other in a 12-round showdown for the vacant WBC 147-pound World Championship. The Pr...Read More

Danny Garcia-Shawn Porter Weigh-In Results From Barclays

Danny Garcia finally cracked a smile Friday afternoon after talking some trash to Shawn Porter and his father/trainer, Ken Porter, on the stage at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Moments earlier, Philade...Read More

Photos: Ugas-Barrionuevo, Serrano-Reynoso - Go Face To Face

Ugas, Serrano Final Press Conference Photos Gallery - Welterweight stars Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they battle for the vacant WBC We...Read More

Photos: Yordenis Ugas, Amanda Serrano, Barrionuevo - Workouts

Ugas, Serrano Workout Photos Gallery - Welterweight stars Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter kicked off fight week in Brooklyn Wednesday with media workouts ahead of their showdown for the vacant WBC Welte...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

Ugas Eager To Win WBC Eliminator, Face Garcia-Porter Winner

Ugas, (22-3, 11 KOs), returns to the SHOWTIME stage for the second time. In February, he handed Ray Robinson his first defeat since a 2010 decision to Shawn Porter. Barrionuevo, (34-3-2, 24 KOs), maki...Read More

Ugas vs. Barrionuevo, Kownacki vs. Martin on Garcia-Porter

Top 147-pound contender Yordenis Ugas and Argentine slugger Cesar Barrionuevo will battle in a WBC welterweight title eliminator while unbeaten Polish heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki will face for...Read More