Shawn Porter - updates

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Undefeated boxing champ Spence hospitalized after car crash

Oct 11, 2019 - 9:31 AM

Welterweight champion Errol Spence figures in a car crash just two weeks after beating fellow American Shawn Porter

WELL WISHES. Boxing rival Shawn Porter (left) wishes for Errol Spence’s quick recovery weeks after their thrilling slugfest. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images/AFP

Spence drops Porter by split decision in Staples Center slugfest

Sep 29, 2019 - 3:25 PM

The winner of the Errol Spence-Shawn Porter fight may face Manny Pacquiao, but promoter Al Haymon quickly pours cold water on the mega showdown

TRADING BLOWS. ErrollSpence Jr left) and Shawn Porter exchange punches in a thrilling welterweight title unification bout. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao ex-rivals pick Manny over Thurman

Jul 19, 2019 - 9:11 PM

Legends Marco Antonio Barrera and Erik Morales, along with Shawn Porter, side with Manny Pacquiao as only Winky Wright goes for Keith Thurman

Pacquiao polls Twitter on who to fight next

Mar 23, 2019 - 5:16 PM

In an ongoing online poll, many fans want Manny Pacquiao to slug it out again with Floyd Mayweather

WHO'S NEXT? Manny Pacquiao looks at 4 potential opponents after a decisive win over American Adrien Broner. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Shawn Porter's chance of getting crack at Manny Pacquiao lessens

Mar 11, 2019 - 11:11 PM

The Filipino legend is the most ideal and most lucrative target for the American champion for a unification bout in the welterweight division

SLIM CHANCES. Shawn Porter's title defense triumph over Yordenis Ugas has dampened his chances of landing a fight with Manny Pacquiao. Photo from Twitter (@ShowtimeShawnP)

3 fights possible for Pacquiao in 2019

Jan 31, 2019 - 6:22 PM

Manny Pacquiao tries to further embellish his boxing legacy as a 40-year-old fighting thrice at the highest level

READY FOR MORE. Manny Pacquiao says he’s ready to fight again by May. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Porter overpowers Garcia to claim vacant WBC world title

Sep 09, 2018 - 3:14 PM

American Shawn Porter solidifies his position as one of the best welterweights in boxing's deepest division

UNANIMOUS. Shawn Porter beats Danny Garcia by unanimous decision. Photo from Showtime Boxing

Thurman edges Porter to retain WBA title

Jun 26, 2016 - 12:55 PM

Thurman keeps his undefeated record intact after earning his biggest win to date

Unbeaten welterweight Thurman to defend against ex-champ Porter

Jan 24, 2016 - 12:20 PM

Both fighters are hoping to fill the void at 147 pounds left by the retirement of Floyd Mayweather Jr

WELTERWEIGHT SHOWDOWN. Shawn Porter pulled off an upset win over Adrien Broner and hopes to add WBA welterweight titleholder Keith Thurman (R) to his list of victims. File photos by AFP

Porter silences Broner, wins unanimous decision

Jun 21, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Shawn Porter has the last laugh after handing Adrien Broner his second career defeat

Shawn Porter throws a left hook at Adrien Broner (R). Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP