Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer is most certainly sold on IBF welterweight titlist Shawn Porter, even proposing a possible match with Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the future.
Undefeated welterweight contender Keith Thurman sees his fight with Julio Diaz on Saturday as “a measuring stick” to assess himself against results that Amir Khan and Keith Porter had against the former lightweight titleholder.
Former heavyweight titleholder Shannon Briggs disrupted the Wladimir Klitschko-Alex Leapai news conference on Tuesday in Duesseldorf, Germany, demanding a title shot in advance of THE RING champ Klitschko’s April 26 title defense.
Streaking veteran Luis Collazo will be after his fifth straight victory when he meets fellow former beltholder Amir Khan on the May 3 Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana undercard at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Watch power-punching WBA welterweight beltholder Marcos Maidana attack the mitts and bags during the recent media day workout in Oxnard, Calif., for his May 3 challenge to RING champ Floyd Mayweather Jr.