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GGG beats Canelo says Shawn Porter

By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF welterweight champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter and his father/trainer Kenny Porter both see IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) beating challenger Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) on September 26. Porter, 29, doesn’t go into detail in giving reasons why he believes Triple G will best Canelo, but […]

Porter won’t fight Durlorme, Yordenis Ugas replaces him

Former world champion and top welterweight contender “Showtime” Shawn Porter has pulled out of the welterweight battle against former title challenger Thomas Dulorme that headlines the Mayweather vs. McGregor preliminary bouts presented by Mayweather Promotions on FOX and FOX Deportes Saturday, Aug. 26 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.… Read

Shawn Porter faces Thomas Dulorme on Mayweather-McGregor card on Aug.26

Former world champion and top welterweight contender “Showtime” Shawn Porter (27-2-1, 17 KOs) will take on former title challenger Thomas Dulorme (24-2, 18 KOs) in a 10-round showdown that headlines Mayweather vs. McGregor preliminary bouts presented by Mayweather Promotions live on FOX and FOX Deportes Saturday, Aug. 26 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.… Read

Shawn Porter & Layla McCarter Named Pro Boxers of Year by Nevada Boxing HOF

Former world champions Shawn Porter and Layla McCarter were chosen as Nevada Men’s and Women’s Pro Boxers of the Year, respectively, and will be honored by the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame at a gala induction ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 12 at Caesars Palace.… Read

WBC ordering Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter fight

By Dan Ambrose: The WBC is going to make Danny Garcia (33-1, 19 KOs) and Shawn Porter earn a title shot against WBC welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman by fighting each other for the interim WBC 147lb title. … Read

Broner-Garcia: This is the end of the line for Adrien says Porter

By Allan Fox: By Jeff Aranow: Shawn Porter sees former 4 division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (33-2, 24 Kos) being at the “end of the line” tonight in his fight against lightweight world champion Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs) on Showtime Championship Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.… Read

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 […]

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