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Shawn Porter calls out Danny Garcia

By Dan Ambrose: Fresh off his knockout victory over Andre Berto, WBC mandatory challenger Shawn Porter has called out #2 WBC Danny Garcia for a fight between them. Porter, 29, would prefer to face WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman in a rematch, but he’s on the shelf right now in recovering from elbow […]

Who’s next? For Errol Spence Jr.

By Scott Gilfoid: Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) just finished bagging the IBF welterweight title off of champion Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) last Saturday night in stopping him in the 11th round in England. The win over Brook let the boxing world know that there is a new star in the welterweight division […]

Why the “truth” was told: Kell Brook isn’t so special after all

By David Alexander:  In front of a passionate crowd at Bramall Lane in Brook’s hometown of Sheffield, England, Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) made a strong case for pound-for-pound recognition by forcing Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) to submit due to a badly swollen left eye. Special K was over matched in rounds 8,9,10 […]

Porter thrashes Berto; Valdez defeats Marriaga

By Rob MaClean: Shawn Porter (27, 2, 1, 17Ko’s) managed to pull off an impressive TKO of Andre Berto (31, 5, 24Ko’s) in Brooklyn, New York, by scoring a TKO victory in round 9. In what was an extremely entertaining slug fest between two welterweights it was the wrecking ball that is Shawn Porter who […]

Photos: Shawn Porter stops Andre Berto; Charlo Wins

Shawn Porter scored a ninth round stoppage of Andre Berto to become the WBC’s mandatory challenger to unified welterweight champion Keith Thurman in the main event of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, presented by Premier Boxing Champions, Saturday night on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.… Read

Shawn Porter vs. Andre Berto – Results

By Jeff Aranow: Former IBF welterweight champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (27-2-1, 17 KOs) mauled former IBF/WBC champion Andre Berto (31-5, 24 KOs) in wearing him down and stopping him in the 9th round on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Berto was knocked down 3 times in the fight. Once in […]

Berto vs. Porter & Charlo vs. Hatley tonight

By Allan Fox: Andre Berto (31-4, 24 KOs) and “Showtime” Shawn Porter (26-2-1, 16 KOs) will be fighting tonight, as well as WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo (28-0, 13 KOs) and Charles Hatley (26-1-1, 18 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Berto-Porter is an important fight for both of them, as […]

Purses: Berto $1.2M, Porter $1M, Charlo 100k, Hatley $85k

By Jeff Aranow: Andre Berto will be getting a purse of $1.2 million for his WBC welterweight title eliminator fight against Shawn Porter this Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. According to Dan Rafael, Porter’s purse for the fight is $1 million, which isn’t bad considering that he lost his last […]

Video: Berto vs. Porter and Charlo vs. Hatley official weights

By Jim Dower: In this Saturday’s television broadcast on Showtime Championship Boxing, Andre Berto, Shawn Porter, Jermell Charlo and Charles Hatley all weighed in successfully at Friday’s weigh-in for their matches at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Former two-time welterweight world champion Berto (31-4, 24 KOs) weighed in at 146 ½ pounds for […]

Video: Andre Berto vs. Shawn Porter final press conference

By Allan Fox: Former IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter (26-2-1, 16 KOs) wants his victory over Andre Berto (31-4, 24 KOs) on Saturday night to send a message to WBA/WBC 147 pound champion Keith “One Time” Thurman that he’s ready for a rematch against him to avenge his loss to him from last June. Thurman […]

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