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Mikey Garcia wants Keith Thurman match

By Jeff Aranow: WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs) says he’s interested in moving up from the 135 lb. division to challenge WBC/WBA welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) for his challenge. Mikey, 29, says he would move up to fight Thurman for his titles, and then move back down […]

Danny Garcia to fight Thurman in rematch says Angel G

By Eric Baldwin: After thinking it over, Angel Garcia says Danny Garcia (31-1, 19 KOs) will be fighting WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) in a rematch. Angel wants Danny to avenge his 12 round split decision loss from last Saturday night. He thinks that Danny will whip Thurman’s backside in […]

SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS Draws Largest Peak Audience For Primetime Boxing Broadcast

Viewership For SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS CBS Television Network | Saturday, March 4, 2017 Keith Thurman vs. Danny Garcia – Welterweight World Championship Unification Presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center – The peak audience for Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING ON CBS broadcast of Thurman vs. Garcia reached 5.1 million viewers, the […]

Angel Garcia wants Danny to retire after loss to Thurman

By Jeff Aranow: Danny Garcia (33-1, 19 KOs) suffered his first career defeat last Saturday night in losing a close 12 round split decision to WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The fight was a unification match, and Garcia lost his WBC welterweight title in […]

Thurman says fans might want Danny Garcia rematch

By Allan Fox: Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) was in no mood to answer questions about him fighting the winner of the Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence Jr. fight last Saturday night following his less than impressive 12 round split decision victory over WBC welterweight champion Danny Garcia (33-1, 19 KOs) at the […]

Thurman vs. Garcia fight sets record as highest grossing non-nets sporting event at Barclays Center

Saturday’s highly anticipated showdown between Keith “One Time” Thurman and Danny “Swift” Garcia ranked as the highest-grossing non-Nets sporting event in Barclays Center history. The event also set a record for boxing attendance at Barclays Center with 16,533. The Saturday, March 4 matchup of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS saw Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) […]

Thurman ran the whole night says Angel Garcia

By Dan Ambrose: Trainer Angel Garcia says Keith “One Time” Thurman ran the entire night in beating WBC welterweight champion Danny Garcia last Saturday night in their fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Thurman used a lot of movement in the last 6 rounds of the fight to win a 12 round […]

Thurman-Garcia brings in big ratings on CBS

By Dan Ambrose: Last Saturday’s unification fight between WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman and WBC champ Danny Garcia brought in big, big ratings on Showtime Championship Boxing on CBS, as presented by Premier Boxing Champions. It was a good fight with lots of two-way action. The casual fans that saw the contest on CBS had […]

Keith Thurman will soon face hard opponents

By Jaime Ortega: Keith Thurman displayed beautiful boxing ability and ring control on Saturday night. Danny Garcia tried to intimidate Thurman throwing hooks with his flat footed pressure, but was overwhelmed by Thurman’s awkward and unpredictable foot movement which keep him missing and second guessing at times. Thurman is now the unified Champion of the […]

CBS Earns Highest-Rated Primetime Broadcast with SHO BOXING on CBS | Presented By PBC

CBS was the No. 1 network in prime time on Saturday night, according to Nielsen overnight ratings, with the live broadcast of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions. The broadcast, which was produced by SHOWTIME Sports, featured a welterweight world championship unification fight between undefeated champions Keith Thurman (WBA) and Danny […]

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