The Errol Spence Jr. vs Terence Crawford fight feels like boxing heads are finally giving us what we want. 4-years in the making and the date is finally set.
Crawford comes in as the #1 pound-4-pound boxer in the world and holds the WBO welterweight belt. Spence, however, holds the other three belts (WBC, WBA, IBF) of the division. Siting as the #2 boxer in the division and the #3 boxer on the pound-4-pound list.
After beating Yordenis Ugas in a 10-round TKO bout, Spence cancelled his August fight against Manny Pacquiao due to a detached retina. Since has since had the surgery and has turned his focus to Crawford.
Crawfords last fight was also a TKO win. Back in November of 2021, Crawford dominated Shawn Porter and afterwards went into retirement. Although short lived, Crawford is coming out for a career defining fight against Spence.
Both Crawford and Spence come in undefeated. Crawford in 38-0 with 29 knockouts, Spence is 28-0 with 22 knockouts.
Furthermore, both sides have agreed to almost every aspect to make this fight happen. Besides the lawyers cleaning up legal terms, the fight will happen in Las Vegas.