The rematch between Keith thurman Y Shawn porter, after the great confrontation in 2016.
After almost two years out of the ring, a Thurman He was bitten by the nostalgia bug and wants to resume his professional career. As reported by Mike coppinger, a second contest is approaching before Porter.
“A rematch is being discussed between the former welterweight champs. Keith thurman Y Shawn porter for the fall. Their 2016 meeting was an excellent fight, one of the best of the year. Thurman he retained his 147-pound title with a close decision victory. Both with PBC ”, said the reporter from The Athletic, through your official account Twitter.
Sources: A rematch between former welterweight champions Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter is being discussed for the fall. Their 2016 meeting was an excellent fight, one of the best of the year. Thurman retained his 147-pound title with a close-decision victory. Both with PBC
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) June 9, 2021
If the rematch is as good as the first fight, Thurman and Porter will put on a real show.
With the welterweight title of the World Boxing Association, Keith thurman Y Shawn porter They gave everything they had to offer on the ring.
The brawl was frantic from the opening bell. Both boxers went out to meet their rival, with the speed of a bullet train. In addition to some understandable clinch, the hits connected were so clear they were impressive.
Everything was in the short distance, with powerful curved impacts and at high speed, without fear of being shaken. Finally, by unanimous decision, it was Thurman who kept the suit and thus retained his belt.