The bout sees both men at a cross roads in their career and in need of a win. Berto fought just once in 2016, defeating rival Victor Ortiz in a rematch, however he is best remembered for his September of 2015 loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr that saw him lose a unanimous decision. Porter is fresher on everyone’s mind as his last fight was his memorable June of 2016 tangle with Keith Thurman that saw him come out on the short end of three judges cards that had it 115-113. Porter finds himself in need of a win to avoid a two figt slide in a crowded 147 pound welterweight class.
Shawn Porter Talks To TBC
Porter hosted a workout for the media last week at his*Porter Hy-Performance Center at 2206 Paradise Rd. in Las Vegas, NV 89104. Porter is always smiling, but beneath that smile is a man who is driven by the thought of regaining a world title. Check out what Porter had to say right here at TBC.