Opinion | Jul 10 2019

Keith Thurman appraises his own world title reign

WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman looks back on his world title fights and forward to meeting Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas
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UD 12 Robert Guerrero, March 7, 2015, the MGM Grand Grand Garden Arena:

“Guerrero had fought Floyd Mayweather and I was happy to have a common opponent with Floyd, so that I could prove to the world that I deserved a shot at Mayweather,” said Keith Thurman. “I had to overcome that adversity of having that hematoma by knocking him down in the ninth round. That fight really raised my stock to another level.”

RTD 7 Luis Collazo, July 11, 2015, USF Sundome, Tampa:

 

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