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.
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!
Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero made up for the lackluster Adrien Broner-John Molina fight with a 12-round welterweight barnburner that was the perfect way to debut the inaugural “PBC on NBC” show in front of a raucous 10,106 fans at the MGM Grand Garden on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Keith Thurman outclassed Roberto Guerrero to win a unanimous decision in a 12-round welterweight bout on NBC’s Premier Boxing Champions card Saturday in Las Vegas.
Weigh-in photos for Saturday’s “Premier Boxing Champion” show featuring Keith Thurman vs. Robert Guerrero, Adrien Broner vs. John Molina and Abner Mares vs. Arturo Santos Reyes.
It’s been nearly 30 years since championship boxing has been broadcast on NBC in prime time. Former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes fought on that card on May 20, 1985 and shares his experience and thoughts on the sport’s return on Saturday night.
Photos from the final press conference before the NBC-televised inauguration of “Premier Boxing Champions” featuring Robert Guerrero vs. Keith Thurman, Adrien Broner vs. John Molina and Abner Mares vs. Arturo Santos Reyes.
“The Ghost,” “The Gladiator,” “The Problem (aka Mr. NBC)” and “One Time” were all on hand for a quick press workout before Saturday’s NBC-televised show at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Most of our experts agree that Keith Thurman will be tested on Saturday against Robert Guerrero, and that we’ll know a lot more about who he is after someone’s hand is raised.
If Keith Thurman has his way, Robert Guerrero will become KO victim No. 22 when they meet on the inaugural Premier Boxing Champions card on NBC, which emanates from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday.
This Saturday, NBC kicks off its “Premier Boxing Champions” series with a welterweight bout between Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero. Anson Wainwright recently caught up with “The Ghost” to get his thoughts on the fight.
Fans share their thoughts and questions on the Keith Thurman-Robert Guerrero welterweight clash, the prospect of a Carl Frampton-Scott Quigg showdown, Provodnikov-Matthysse, Canelo-Kirkland, Mayweather-Pacquiao fight week in Las Vegas, mythical matchups and more in this week’s Monday mailbag. Enjoy!
Keith Thurman dismissed comments from Floyd Mayweather’s uncle, Roger, about his being “average” and said he’ll prove against Robert Guerrero on March 7 that he’s a more dangerous fighter than Floyd.
Undefeated welterweight Keith Thurman believes he might encounter rough tactics in his March 7 bout against Robert Guerrero, so he’s preparing accordingly.
In preparation for his March 7 opponent, undefeated welterweight Keith Thurman, former two division titlist Robert Guerrero plans on creating a foolproof strategy for victory.
Echoing the sentiments of many a fan and pundit, undefeated welterweight Keith Thurman says Al Haymon’s deal with NBC is a blessing and good for the sport.