Top welterweight Keith Thurman is recovering from a shoulder injury and hasn’t fought since his win over Julio Diaz back in April of this year. He is currently receiving physical therapy on the shoulder, but insists he will be ready
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The celebration for new IBF world championship IBF Kell Brook is being short lived as Brook has been stabbed in the leg while in vacation in Tenerife. Brook is said to be in stable condition and remains in the hospital
2014 has not lived up to 2013 in boxing, not by the least. Many fights falling through, mismatches, and more importantly, inactivity amongst some of the sport’s brightest talents have accounted for such mediocrity. Enter in Keith “One Time” Thurman.
Exactly 10 days ago, Kell Brook dethroned Shawn Porter becoming the new IBF welterweight champion of the world and 10 days later, the fight is still being talked about. Mainly because of what took place in the ring that night and
Newly crowned IBF World Welterweight champion Kell Brook received a hero’s welcome in his hometown of Sheffield yesterday – and told his adoring fans he cannot wait to put on a show at the Motorpoint Arena in his first defence.
After all the talking stopped, Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs) delivered on his word “and the new” was called out by Jimmy Lennon Jr in Carson, California. Many people over in the United States gave the “Special One” no chance
With Kell Brook’s victory over Shawn Porter, the chances are now slim that we will see Porter face Juan Manuel Marquez next but Brook stated he would be willing to face Marquez instead and that it would be a great
We are only a few days removed from Kell Brook’s surprising upset victory over former IBF Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter and boxing fans are now eagerly awaiting his next move. Brook shook up the boxing world last Saturday and threw
Kell Brook will return to Sheffield to a hero’s welcome on Friday as he celebrates his stunning World title win. Brook travelled to California to rip the IBF Welterweight crown from Shawn Porter via a majority decision in the early
Today, I wish to embark on a little journey. Should you wish to join me, I will explain the difference between a paper champion and a legitimate title holder, in the sport of boxing. These paper champions or gift title holders
Last Saturday night Sheffield’s own, Kell Brook shook up the boxing world and changed the landscape of the welterweight division with his upset victory over Shawn Porter. He did what most people thought he couldn’t do and that was get
The first slices chopped off of Porter after the first bell, were a telling statement of the intent Brook had brought over with him from across the pond. Immediately within the first round, the entire game plan of Porter was
There was not a whole lot going on this week in the world of boxing but we did have a good fight card on Showtime luckily and as always there is other news and gossip to talk about in the
The Stub Hub Center in Carson, California once again lives up to it’s reputation by hosting fights that never seem to disappoint. Headlining the night of action was the highly anticipated Welterweight showdown between Sheffield England’s, Kell “Special K” Brook
Turns out, it was Showtime … for “The Special One,” Kell Brook. In a minor upset, Britain’s Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs), of Sheffield, England, won a battle of undefeated welterweights and the IBF world title with a majority 12-round
In the main event, “Showtime” Shawn Porter will defend his IBF 147-pound crown against British banger Kell Brook. Plus, WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika will risk his 168-pound belt in a rematch against unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell, and undefeated Omar “Panterita” Figueroa
Yesterday it was reported by numerous websites that Juan Manuel Marquez and his promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions, will be attending the Shawn Porter-Kell Brook fight tomorrow night in the hopes of possibly setting a up fight in Mexico
James DeGale MBE has backed stable mate Kell Brook to rip the IBF World Welterweight title from Shawn Porter when they clash in California live on Sky Sports from 2am on Sunday morning. DeGale is the star guest in the
Speaking before a large contingent of media from the Southern California area and UK, Porter needed a little crowd participation to make his one and only point when it was his turn to talk at the dais. “Let’s let
Unbeaten IBF Welterweight World Champion Shawn “Showtime” Porter,undefeated contender Kell Brook and seven other boxers who will compete on this Saturday’s stacked Golden Boy Promotions’ fight card at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., participated in an open media workout Wednesday at Fabela Chavez Boxing Center in Carson, Calif..