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  1. Don't count on Thurman-Maidana next

    Dan Rafael

    After Keith Thurman retained his interim welterweight belt with a ho-hum shutout of overmatched Leonard Bundu -- 120-107 across the board -- on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, he called out former titlist Marcos Maidana, who was seated ...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  2. Scorecard: Bradley on wrong end of bad decision; Khan shines

    Dan Rafael

    A roundup of the past week's notable boxing results from around the world:...

    Story | Conversation | December 15, 2014
  3. Keith Thurman defeats Leonard Bundu by unanimous decision

    Brian Campbell

    It might not have been the exciting performance fight fans wanted, but Keith Thurman took a big step toward a crack at Marcos Maidana by defeating Leonard Bundu by unanimous decision on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | December 13, 2014
  4. Thurman OK with tune-up fight

    Brian Campbell

    Depending upon the way you look at it, 2014 will go down as either a lost year for unbeaten interim welterweight titlist Keith Thurman or the final stages before his possible launch to boxing stardom. In support of the former is the fact that Thur...

    Blog | December 11, 2014
  5. Purses for the big fight weekend in Vegas

    Dan Rafael

    Saturday is a huge boxing day in Las Vegas with two major cards: the Top Rank/HBO tripleheader at the Cosmopolitan and the Golden Boy/Showtime quadrupleheader at the MGM Grand. Each card is stacked with name fighters and some nice matchups, but le...

    Blog | December 11, 2014
  6. Thurman turns down Roc Nation Sports offer

    Dan Rafael

    Interim welterweight titlist Keith Thurman rejected a Roc Nation Sports three-fight contract worth $6 million.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2014
  7. Devon Alexander-Amir Khan bout nearly finalized for Dec. 13 in La...

    Dan Rafael

    Devon Alexander and Amir Khan have agreed to fight, and the deal is in the process of being finalized as the main event of a Dec. 13 tripleheader on Showtime in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | October 20, 2014
  8. 'Mayhem' media center fertile for news

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- Here are a few pieces of news I picked up this week while roaming the "Mayhem" media center while covering Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana II at the MGM Grand: • I ran into interim welterweight titlist Keith Thurman (23...

    Blog | September 13, 2014
  9. Best fights to make at welterweight

    Brian Campbell

    There was a certain refreshing nature to the way England's Kell Brook soundly defeated Shawn Porter on Saturday to capture his welterweight title. It wasn't just the convincing nature of Brook's performance or the fact that his victory announced -...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  10. Things we learned on Saturday

    Nigel Collins

    For a split second, Kell Brook must have felt like he was in the ring with Sakio Bika. Moments after his majority decision over Shawn Porter was announced, his promoter, Eddie Hearn, wrapped him in a joyous embrace as both rolled around on the canvas...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  11. Will Porter fight Thurman after Brook?

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight titlist Shawn Porter has a tough assignment in mandatory challenger Kell Brook (32-0, 22 KOs) of England on Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. But if Porter (24-0-1, 15 KOs) prevails, one of the best fights that co...

    Blog | August 12, 2014
  12. Injured Thurman poised for return

    Dan Rafael

    If you have been wondering where Keith Thurman has been you are not alone. I too was curious what has been going on with the talented and crowd-pleasing interim welterweight titleholder. After all, he is a 25-year-old on the rise and has looked se...

    Blog | August 06, 2014
  13. Kameda signs with Haymon

    Dan Rafael

    Bantamweight titlist Tomoki Kameda, who looked great in his one-punch body-shot knockout in the seventh round against Pungluang Sor Singyu on last week's Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara undercard in Las Vegas, has been ordered to make his mandatory def...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  14. Scorecard: Lucas Matthysse-John Molina in early fight of the year...

    Dan Rafael

    Lucas Matthysse survived two visits to the canvas to stop John Molina Saturday in an early fight of the year candidate.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  15. Matthysse, Klitschko win at their own game

    Brian Campbell

    Here are five things we learned Saturday after a full day and night of fights, including a heavyweight championship bout in Oberhausen, Germany, and a wild tripleheader of action from Carson, Calif.: 1. That's why they play the game Or in thi...

    Blog | April 27, 2014
  16. Keith Thurman makes quick work of Julio Diaz

    Brian Campbell

    The world may not yet be intimately acquainted with Keith Thurman, but after the 147-pound interim titlist punished veteran Julio Diaz for 12 rounds on Saturday, the rest of the division better take notice.

    Story | Conversation | April 27, 2014