Angel Garcia and Kenny Porter—fathers and trainers of Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter—are always willing to stand up for their sons, but who would win in a hypothetical fight between them? PBC Jabs investigates.
This week on PBC Jabs, we preview our September 8th Showtime show, welterweight champ Keith Thurman gives his predictions for Garcia-Porter and we asked Angel Garcia and Kenny Porter—fathers of Danny and Shawn—who would win a hypothetical fight between them.
On Saturday, September 8th PBC returns to Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, for a night stacked with action. The night begins with streaming coverage at 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT on Showtime Championship Boxing Countdown as five-division world champ Amanda Serrano attempts to win a world title in her record sixth weight class for the WBO 140-pound belt. Then, tune in to Showtime at 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT as Cuba’s Yordenis Ugas and Argentina’s Cesar Barrionuevo meet in a welterweight eliminator. Plus, you won’t want to miss some heavyweight action as unbeaten Polish slugger Adam Kownacki faces former heavyweight champ Charles Martin. And in the main event, welterweight stars Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter battle for the vacant WBC 147-pound title.
One man who will definitely be watching the fight closely is WBA welterweight champ Keith “One Time” Thurman. Thurman, who has faced—and defeated—both Garcia and Porter, offered his thoughts and prediction on the upcoming title fight in an exclusive PBC story. Click here see what he had to say.
Finally, Angel Garcia and Kenny Porter—trainers and fathers of Danny and Shawn—are both very vocal when it comes to supporting their sons. But, what if Angel and Kenny stepped in the ring to face each other? Who would win? Well, we asked them. Watch this week's episode to hear what they had to say.
That’s all for this episode of PBC Jabs. Thanks for watching and we’ll see you next time as we continue to bring you the best in boxing!