The WBC recently announced that they will be ordering a championship fight between Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia for the interim WBC welterweight world title. Porter and Garcia exchanged words online following the news.
Another exciting month of boxing is in the books! Follow along as we break down our top 5 PBC Greatest Hits from March 2017.
Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia collided in a battle of styles to unify Welterweight world titles in Brooklyn.
Check out highlights from the Thurman vs. Garcia fight on March 4, 2017.
The build-up for one of 2017's most anticipated fights began in 2016. November 12, to be exact. On that night, in Philadelphia, Danny "Swift" Garcia defeated Samuel Vargas in a #PBConSpike main event. With fellow 147-pound champion Keith Thurman commentating on the fight ringside, he was brought into the ring to formally announce a unification bout after Garcia's stoppage victory. And from there, natural fireworks were set off between the two. Now, four months later and just days before their massive welterweight clash, Garcia and Thurman look back on that classic confrontation.
This week on PBC Jabs we recap our exciting February 25th Fox show, we preview the highly anticipated March 4th PBC on CBS fight card and we check in with 147-pound champ Keith “One Time” Thurman.
At 33-0 with 19 KOs in his decorated pro career, Danny "Swift" Garcia is no stranger to the big stage. He's been in countless world title and world title unification bouts. That makes him as confident as ever as he prepares for his first attempt at unifying welterweight world titles against fellow unbeaten champion Keith "One Time" Thurman, Saturday, March 4, 2017, on CBS.
Welterweight powerhouse Shawn Porter recently stopped by PBC HQ to offer his thoughts and insights about the upcoming 147-pound unification bout between Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia taking place on March 4, 2017, live on CBS.