Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is betting on his former top fighter Terence Crawford (38-0, 29 KOs) in a mega fight against another top welterweight boxer (up to 66.7 kg) Errol Spence (28-0, 22 KOs). They are likely to fight for absolute status on November 19 in Las Vegas (USA).
According to the functionary, 35-year-old Crawford, the owner of the WBO belt, is better than the IBF, WBA and WBC champion Spence.
“Just because our contract with Terence has come to an end does not mean that my attitude towards the fight has changed,” Bob said.
Fighthype. “I really believe that he is the best fighter here and he will beat Spence, although I expect it to be an amazing fight. Let’s see”.
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Arum was asked if Spence-Crawford would be a 1980s-level fight between Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns.
“Yes, it has the ingredients of one of these fights. Whether it actually turns out that way, we’ll see. Each of them is talented enough and can knock out the other. If you ask me if I think the fight will end in a knockout, no, I don’t think so. There will be a tough fight that will end with a decision of the judges, ”Bob predicted.
Roy Jones also shared his opinion about this fight earlier: he says it’s a damn good fight. Mikey Garcia forcedly named a favorite, and promoter Hearn, like Arum, decided.