Unusually quiet until now, Adrien Broner finally decided to be himself and let the insults fly at Shawn Porter ahead of Saturday’s fight on PBC.
Thursday’s double press conference for the June 20/21 PBC shows featuring Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter and Antonio DeMarco vs. Rances Barthelemy.
Shawn Porter was all but ignored at the media day for his Saturday showdown with Adrien Broner (thanks to Floyd Mayweather Jr.) but he remains confident of victory.
Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter discuss their June 20 “PBC on NBC” main event live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Broner says Porter is not on his level. Porter says Broner is “spoiled” but he’ll earn a major fight with a victory on June 20.
The respect levels are high and the trash-talk is zero as fellow Ohioans Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter prepare to face each other on June 20.
Conventional wisdom says a 144-pound catchweight might drain Shawn Porter before his June 20 matchup with Adrien Broner, but Porter says it’ll just be another gimmick that will fail Broner on fight night.
On June 20, former IBF welterweight titlist Shawn Porter will face former three-division beltholder Adrien Broner in a battle of Ohioans on “Premier Boxing Champions.”
Rumor has it that Adrien Broner could make his scheduled June 20 ring return in Las Vegas against former IBF welterweight titleholder Shawn Porter.
RING 140-pound champ Danny Garcia spoke to boxing media about his hard-fought majority decision over Lamont Peterson in their NBC-televised 143-pound catchweigth fight. Garcia talked about Peterson, moving to welterweight, facing Victor Postol and Adrien Broner, among other subjects.
Former 140-pound titleholder Amir Khan spoke recently with RingTV.com’s Dominic Verdin about his dominant victory against Devon Alexander, training with Virgil Hunter, fighting at welterweight, his polarizing popularity, potential fights with Kell Brook, Chris Algieri and Adrien Broner, and many other subjects.
Chris Algieri tells RingTV.com that he’s hired John David Jackson to be his new head trainer and that he’s looking to return to the ring against top-rated opponent, such as Adrien Broner or Amir Khan.
Sugar Ray Leonard spoke to RingTV’s Dominic Verdin after the debut show of “PBC on NBC” at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday. The living legend talked about the importance of boxing’s return to prime-time network TV, Adrien Broner’s potential, and gave his thoughts on the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight (but no prediction).
Fans share their thoughts on the Keith Thurman-Robert Guerrero fight, what might be next for both welterweights who (in the opinion of many fans, but certainly not all) made the debut of PBC on NBC a success, and also give their opinions on the broadcast of boxing’s return to prime-time network TV in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
Responding to the boos heard during his fight against John Molina on Saturday night, Adrien Broner insisted he fought like he did for a reason but every game plan will be different.
It wasn’t exactly the barnburner that fans expected but Adrien “The Problem” Broner took care of business and cruised to a relatively easy unanimous decision victory over John Molina in the co-main event of Premier Boxing Champions debut on Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas.