VIDEO: WWE Star Big E Accompanies Shawn Porter During His Entry

Published 11/20/2021, 11:56 PM EST


Former world champion Shawn Porter entered the ring alongside WWE star Big E, who was also Porter’s personal announcer for the fight. Following a successful stint at Fury vs Wilder 3, Big E has returned to the boxing scene yet again and this time he chose a welterweight blockbuster to make his appearance felt.

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Boxers and WWE stars have crossed paths several times under one roof to entertain the audience. From Floyd Mayweather to Tyson Fury, several boxers have entered the WWE ring. For a change, Big E walked into the boxing domain, but not as a fighter. The NEW DAY prodigy seems to relish his ability on the mic and has provided his voice for Porter for his biggest fight to date.

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One of the most favorite fighters of the era, Shawn Porter, grabbed attention by the stint. However, his rival Terence Crawford made a simple entry and stole the show. Despite that, Big E managed to grab more attention for Shawn Porter, who was already enjoying a lot of acclaim ahead of the clash.

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Shawn Porter has people’s faith on his back

Unlike Crawford, Porter doesn’t have a world title or an undefeated record to tout. But he still has enough credentials to put himself in a similar bracket with ‘Bud’ Crawford. The Ohio-native holds a pro-record of 31-3-1 and has been a 2x welterweight world champion. Besides, he has never been stopped in-ring. Al these features validate him to be a top-tier challenger and for that, several people have favored him to win.

Lightweight superstar Ryan Garcia recently took to Twitter and expressed his support towards ‘Showtime’ Porter. He backed Porter to win, which was surprising for several people. But on looking from a broader perspective, Porter actually has the chance to land an upset.

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Porter began the fight on a high note and landed some massive shots. He also contracted some damage but ‘Showtime’ is not an easy fighter to crack. And Terence Crawford felt it in the hardest possible way. As for the fans, they received an absolute entertainer.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. Combining his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports, he has earned a combined 3000 plus bylines over the last two years.

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