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.
Yoshihiro Kamegai has yet to win a fight televised in the U.S., but the Japanese slugger says he’s learned from each setback and intends to bring improved game – along with his usual fireworks – to his Friday showdown with Alfonso Gomez on Fox Sports 1.
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!
Abner Mares wanted to put on a show for the fans that tuned into the “PBC on NBC” broadcast on Saturday. However, illness prevented him from being 100 percent against Arturo Santos Reyes, who he outpointed over 10 rounds. Still, Mares is targeting Leo Santa Cruz for his next bout.
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.
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.
Keith Thurman says he wants to be the first to stop rugged veteran Robert Guerrero. The undefeated welterweight contender will get his chance when they meet on March 7 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on the debut card of NBC’s new boxing series.