WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford will fight on April 20 against the former title holder in two weight categories Amir Khan, reports ESPN. The fight was officially announced today, January 15, at a special press conference in London. Crawford - Khan will be the main event of the boxing evening on ESPN PPV.
Terence Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs) scored 12 round TKO win over Jose Benavides Jr. (27-1, 18 KOs) in the main evening of the evening in Omaha, Nebraska. Thus, the 31-year-old Crawford defended his WBO welterweight title.
A live broadcast of the boxing evening from Omaha, Nebraska, in the main event of which the favorite of the local public WBO welterweight champion and one of the best P4P boxers in the world Terence Crawford (33-0, 24 KOs) will meet with unbeaten, young and bold José Benavides Jr. (27-0, 18 KOs).
Glenn Rushton, coach of the former world champion Jeff Horn believes that Terence Crawford will defeat IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence in their potential duel. Crawford defeated Horn on 9 June via technical knockout in the ninth round.
In the main event of the evening in Las Vegas, former undisputed super lightweight champion Terence Crawford (33-0, 24 KOs) scored a TKO victory in the ninth round over the previously undefeated Australian Jeff Horn (18-1-1, 12 KOs). Crawford won the WBO welterweight title and became the world champion in the third weight category.