The undefeated Keith Thurman entered this fight with a perfect record of 26-0-0 (22 KOs=85%) and he is ranked as the No.1 welterweight in the world. He fought twice last year winning over Robert Guerrero (=Thurman vs Guerrero) and Luis Collazo (=Thurman vs Collazo).
His opponent, the former Ibf Ww champion Shawn Porter, has an official record of 26-1-1 (16 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since June 20, 2015 when he beat Adrien Broner (=Broner vs Porter). He suffered his only loss against Kell Brook in 2014 (=Porter vs Brook) but then he defeated Erick Bone in 2015 (=Porter vs Bone). Thurman vs Porter is valid for the WBA World welterweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Barclays Center, New York, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: WBA World welterweight title
Thurman’s previous fight: Keith Thurman vs Luis Collazo
Porter’s previous fight: Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter
Thurman’s next fight: Keith Thurman vs Danny Garcia
Porter’s next fight: Shawn Porter vs Andre Berto
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