In a thrilling, back-and-forth brawl, Keith Thurman eked out a unanimous decision over Shawn Porter to retain his 147-pound title.
Top fighters give their predictions ahead of the Thurman vs Porter showdown.
Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter call each other friends. But that will all change as these two two welterweights will put their friendship aside to face off live on CBS on June 25, 2016.
Before facing Keith Thurman on June 25, 2016, Shawn Porter talks about his top three greatest professional victories to date.
With his March 12 title fight against Keith Thurman postponed, Shawn Porter is going with the next best thing: a 12-round exhibition match against veteran boxer Lanardo Tyner.
Shawn Porter dictated the pace with a bulldozing offense. Broner managed to drop Porter in Round 12 with a thundering left hand, but it wasn’t enough to pull off the victory and Porter won a unanimous decision.
Shawn Porter won a physical fight that went the distance, earning a 12-round unanimous decision over Adrien Broner in the Battle for Ohio.