One of boxing’s brightest young stars, hard-hitting interim WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (23-0, 21 KOs) continues to call out the top fighters at 147 pounds. A crowd-pleasing boxer with exceptional power, Thurman is arguably boxing’s most feared and avoided fighter with a host of former world champions among those reluctant to face him. Check out this video to see some of the KO artist’s greatest hits and don’t miss Thurman’s return to the ring against fellow unbeaten European star Leonard Bundu(31-0-2, 11 KOs) on Saturday, Dec. 13, live on SHOWTIME® (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT).
“Royal Battle: Khan vs. Alexander” a 12-round welterweight bout for the WBC Silver Welterweight Title, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Khan Promotions and The Great Promotions and is sponsored by Corona Extra, AT&T and Mexico – Live It To Believe It! The event will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. and will air on SHOWTIME® (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT). In the co-main event, Keith Thurman defends his interim WBA Welterweight World Title against Leonard Bundu. The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® telecast will also be available in Spanish via secondary audio programming (SAP).
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