Former world champion Peter Quillin takes on 168-pound contender J'Leon Love in the co-main event, while unbeaten light heavyweight contender Marcus Browne faces Lenin Castillo from Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Current and former world champions Andre Berto, Jermell and Jermall Charlo, Erislandy Lara and Abner Mares teamed up with business partners in their local communities to provide assistance to victims of recent hurricanes and earthquake.
This week on PBC Jabs, Jordan Hardy catches up with former world champion Andre Berto who recently returned from Houston, Texas, where he lent a helping hand to those affected by Hurricane Harvey alongside big names like Beyoncé and rapper Bun Bin. Plus, we preview our upcoming Toe-to-Toe Tuesdays September 19th FS1 show.
Shawn Porter wasn't going to be denied what he has so badly wanted since June: a rematch with unbeaten 147-pound world champion Keith Thurman.
Andre Berto and Shawn Porter watched as Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia competed for a pair of 147-pound world titles in March, both longing for an opportunity to once again regain their footing atop the division.
In what’s shaping up to be a huge year for the 147-pound division, perhaps none of the fighters in the weight class’s upper echelon have a better perspective on both the highs and lows of the fight game than former two-time champion Andre Berto.
Like all professional boxers, Andre Berto has been up close and personal with visions that would make the average person go weak in the knees. In his last bout, just the sight of Victor Ortiz’s bloodied face after an accidental first-round headbutt would have sent many people reaching for the smelling salts.