Shawn Porter entered this fight with a boxing record of 25-1-1 (16 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.7 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Floyd Mayweather Jr). He suffered his only loss last year when he faced Kell Brook at his second defense of the Ibf Ww title (=Porter vs Brook); after this bout he came back to win beating Erick Bone (=Porter vs Bone).
His opponent, Adrien Broner, has an official record of 30-1-0 (22 knockouts) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. The only man who stopped him in twelve rounds was Marcos Maidana in 2013 (=Broner vs Maidana); since then he has won three bouts defeating John Molina Jr in his last fight (=Broner vs Molina). ‘AB’ Broner vs Porter is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: catchweight (144 lbs, 65.3 kg)
Broner’s previous fight: Shawn Porter vs Erick Bone
Porter’s previous fight: Adrien Broner vs John Molina Jr
Broner’s next fight: Adrien Broner vs Khabib Allakhverdiev
Porter’s next fight: Keith Thurman vs Shawn Porter