Thurman has proven himself to be one of the more hungry fighters in the game, and will face whom ever he needs to earn the respect of boxing fans everywhere.
This Saturday, the undefeated Welterweight faces Shawn “Showtime” Porter in what’s sure to be one of the best matchups of the year. Both Thurman and Porter are forces to be reckoned with, making this a very close contest.
Thurman is known for his explosive power, refined by sharp technical skill, while Porter, the wild card, is brutal and unpredictable.
Thurman has the boxing finesse, but does he have what it takes to rough it with Showtime Porter?
Here are three keys for Thurman to secure a victory and keep his record blemish-free.
Merissa Dyer is a certified personal trainer who began boxing at age 17. Boxing originally attracted Merissa’s interest because of its next-level conditioning that could challenge her body and mind. She especially hopes to be a fearless example to women and encourage their participation in the sport.