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.
The two most impressive winning streaks in the lightweight division will be staked against each other this weekend as Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov finally collide. We examine the starkly different habits, techniques and tactics of each man.