Errol Spence vs Shawn Porter is set!
3kingsboxing.com has learned a deal for a welterweight unification between Errol Spence Jr and Shawn Porter has been finalized!
The fight will see Spence put his IBF title on the line against Porter who’ll be defending his WBC title on Showtime Pay-Per-View slated for September. No venue has been named, however, in a an interview with us, Porter claimed he is willing to take the fight to Texas.
This unification has been talked about for quite sometime with both men publicly stating their desire to face each other. This is an important bout that will go a long way in determining a potential undisputed champion.
Spence is coming off a one-sided decision win over the previously unbeaten Mikey Garcia on March 16 for his third title defense in his hometown of Dallas, Texas.
As for Porter, he’s coming off a controversial win over top contender Yordenis Ugas the prior week on March 9 for his first title defense.
This matchu-up has “Fight of the Year Candidate” written all over it on paper based on the physical styles both men like to employ.
So buckle up everybody because we have a fight!
3kingsboxing.com will provide an update on the venue and date when that information materializes.
By: Jerrell Fletcher