Triple-G is ready and willing to face WBO champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. But unless he’s completely focused on the ferocious Daniel Jacobs at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, he could squander what would be a historic payday.
Keith Thurman unified the WBA and WBC welterweight titles to remain undefeated on Saturday night, but spent the final few rounds dancing away from Danny Garcia. In any case, CBS was the real winner, ranking tops among networks in primetime ratings.
In what may be the best matchup of 2017, Saturday’s welterweight title unification bout between Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia features two elite fighters in their primes without a hefty pay-per-view price tag.