Terence Crawford Trashes the Errol Spence Jr. Fight

Published 03/21/2021, 9:00 AM EDT


The only fight that fans wish to see at the welterweight landscape is between Terence Crawford and Errol Spence Jr, but after much rigmarole, it seems the fight won’t reach terms. And especially with Terence Crawford’s fresh comments, it seems this fight’s future is in abrupt jeopardy.

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The WBO welterweight champ, Terence Crawford, marked himself present for the Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs Maurice Hooker fight. Subsequently, he got interviewed by DAZN where he shed some light on his potential fight with the ‘Truth’.

“I am not even worried about Errol Spence Jr. I already told everybody, that fight is history for me. I am not thinking or even worried about Errol Spence anymore. You know that fight is beyond,” said Crawford.

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A fight between Crawford and Spence Jr. definitely carries momentous hype and responsibilities. Also, this fight can shape up the welterweight division and roll out one unified king.

But it seems that ‘Bud’ has moved on from that fight and is open to take anyone else to signify his legacy. He’s currently not lined up with any opponent as such, yet a news piece regarding his next fight might be out soon.

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If not Errol Spence Jr., who should Terence Crawford face?

Terence Crawford ranks among the biggest stars of the current welterweight division. He exhibits a sublime track record of a whopping 37 wins and 0 losses. Ever since his debut, Crawford has been an absolute fan favorite, and his fans wish to see him take on other exciting fan-favorite contenders to enhance his already stellar legacy.

NEW YORK, NY – MAY 20: MANDATORY CREDIT Bill Tompkins/Getty Images Terence Crawford defeats Felix Diaz by RTD in the 10th round during their Super Lightweight fight at Madison Square Garden on May 20th, 2017 in New York City. Crawford in the his corner. (Photo by Bill Tompkins/Getty Images)

A few days back, his promoter Bob Arum hinted at aligning the ‘Bud’ with Manny Pacquiao or Shawn Porter for his next outing.

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Both Pacquiao and Porter are the most renowned names in the world of boxing, and either of the two fighting Crawford will only send the fans into a frenzy.

Yet, there’s no official confirmation on the WBO champ’s next opponent.

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Do you feel Crawford will face Errol Spence Jr. at some point in his career?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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