Keith Thurman’s message to Floyd Mayweather Jr.: “Just retire if you’re going to continue giving the fans these lame-ass fights.”
Keith Thurman spoke to RingTV about the hand injury he sustained before stopping Luis Collazo, and future showdowns with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Amir Khan.
Angel Garcia was pleased with how his son performed against Paulie Malignaggi and says the former 140-pound champ is ready for top 147 pounders.
Keith Thurman deserves credit for a solid victory over Luis Collazo but failed to provide the “wow” factor on a big stage Saturday in Tampa, Florida.
Keith Thurman stopped Luis Collazo because of a cut after seven rounds to remain unbeaten but it wasn’t a perfect night for one of the sport’s fastest-rising stars.
Keith Thurman stopped Luis Collazo when Collazo quit after the seventh round because of blood from a cut dripping into his right eye Saturday in Tampa, Florida, near Thurman’s hometown of Clearwater.
Keith Thurman weighed in at 146.2 pounds while Luis Collazo came in at an even 147 for tomorrow’s fight. Full bout sheet inside.
ESPN will carry Friday’s official weigh-in for the Keith Thurman vs. Luis Collazo Premier Boxing Champions card live through a variety of outlets.
Luis Collazo is getting the Rodney Dangerfield treatment heading into his clash with Keith Thurman but the perennial underdog shrugs it off as “nothing new.”
The first live Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN (PBC on ESPN) telecast will be headlined by a 12-round welterweight bout between undefeated contender Keith Thurman and former titleholder Luis Collazo, the network announced on Thursday. The new monthly series debuts on ESPN on Saturday, July 11, at 9:00 p.m. ET.
Fans from both sides of The Pond share their thoughts on Kell Brook and wonder how the undefeated IBF welterweight titleholder would fare against Keith Thurman, if an all-British showdown with Amir Khan will ever happen, or if we’re all getting a little carried away with his KO of Jo Jo Dan in this week’s Monday mailbag.
Without a single belt on the line, RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia and IBF titlist Lamont Peterson hope to engage in a higher level of performance on April 11 on NBC.
Boxing fans have been treated to a busy recent schedule, which included action from many RING-rated fighters, including No. 1-rated light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev, who cracked the magazine’s Pound-for-Pound rankings after his eighth-round stoppage of Jean Pascal.
Welterweight contender Robert Guerrero gave Keith Thurman credit for winning their 12-round title bout at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday, but the rugged veteran, who got up from a ninth-round knockdown and pressed the rest of the fight, said he won over the fans watching on NBC during the post-fight press conference.