Saturday night saw Manny Pacquiao become the new WBA "super" welterweight champion with a split-decision victory over the previously undefeated Keith Thurman at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Pacquiao, who is 40, became the oldest welterweight champion in history. Pacquiao vs. Thurman - Fight Recap The fight started
Errol Spence Jr. successfully defended his IBF welterweight title Saturday against WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia, winning by unanimous decision in front of almost 50,000 fans at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Spence vs. Garcia - Fight Recap The fight began slowly, with both fighters feeling each other out, throwing mostly jabs.
Shawn Porter eked out a split decision over game challenger Yordenis Ugas on Saturday at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, CA. The win was Porter's first successful defense of his WBC welterweight title. Porter vs. Ugas - Fight Recap Overall, the fight was competitive throughout. The vast majority of rounds
WBC welterweight champion Shawn Porter will make his first title defense against Yordenis Ugas on March 9th at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, CA. The bout will be televised in the USA on FOX. Tale of the Tape - Porter vs. Ugas Shawn Porter Yordenis Ugas Record 29-2-1 (17 KOs) 23-3-0 (11 KOs) Nickname "Showtime" - Age 31 32 Country United States Cuba Stance Orthodox Orthodox Height 5'7" 5'9" Reach 69 1/2" 69" Debut 2008 2010 Fight
Leo Santa Cruz successfully defended his WBA "super" featherweight title against Rafael Rivera on Saturday night, winning by unanimous decision at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Santa Cruz vs. Rivera - Fight Recap As many expected, the fight started out with instant action. Rivera came out strong throwing hard and fast
WBA "super" featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz will defend his title against Rafael Rivera on Saturday, February 16th at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Rivera was penciled in to replace Santa Cruz's original opponent Miguel Flores after the latter sustained an ankle injury during training. The bout will be
On Saturday, WBA 'super' welterweight champion Keith Thurman earned a majority decision victory over Josesito Lopez at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The fight marked the undefeated Thurman's return to the ring after a near-two-year layoff due to injury. Thurman vs. Lopez - Fight Recap The fight began with Josesito Lopez coming right