Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter made weight for their Saturday showdown in Las Vegas. Broner weighed 143.5 pounds; Porter weighed in at the contracted limit of 144.
Pics from the Hard Rock in Las Vegas on Sept. 11, where heavyweight Luis Ortiz and featherweight Jesus Cuellar scored a pair of quick KOs. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Errol Spence Jr. and Dominic Wade will be in with solid opponents on Friday when the two unbeaten prospects co-headline a ShoBox card in Las Vegas, Nev. Spence faces battle-tested Ronald Cruz. Wade faces Nick Brinson, who is on a 10-bout win streak.
A knee injury has forced welterweight prospect Frankie Gomez out of his Saturday-scheduled bout against former 140-pound beltholder DeMarcus Corley. Bantamweight prospect Randy Caballero’s fight with Miguel Robles will replace the Fox Sports Net-televised main event.
U.S. Olympians Jose Ramirez and Errol Spence Jr. won their opening bouts of the 2012 London Games on Sunday, becoming the third and fourth members of Team USA to advance to round 16 of the boxing tournament.
Rau’shee Warren will continue his quest for Olympic gold after qualifying for Team USA a record third time