Undefeated World Champions Danny “Swift” Garcia and Keith “One Time” Thurman stepped on the scale today at the LIU Paramount Theater in Brooklyn, NY in front of a packed out arena full of media members and boxing fans. Both fighters successfully made weight for their 147 pound title bout. Garcia and Thurman exchanged some strong words in what was a heated face off as both fighter are set to meet each other in the ring Saturday, March 4th at the Barclays Center for their anticipated welterweight championship title fight.
THURMAN: “THIS IS MY DREAM SINCE I WAS 7 YEARS OLD, YALL SEEN HOW I PREVIOUSLY BOXED IN THIS ARENA, IT AINT EASY TO TAKE MY BELT FROM ME, DANNY WILL LEARN THAT SATURDAY NIGHT”
GARCIA: “I’M A TRUE CHAMPION, AND TRUE CHAMPIONS TAKE ON ANYONE, HE SAIDS THAT HE’S THE BEST WELTERWEIGHT, WELL I FEEL THAT I’M THE BEST WELTERWEIGHT, TOMORROW IM GOING TO SHOW THE WORLD THAT I’M ONE OF THE BEST POUND FOR POUND FIGHTERS IN THE WORLD”
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