Terence Crawford - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Terence Crawford


Pacquiao tops Crawford hit list – Arum

Jun 21, 2020 - 9:11 PM

Top Rank boss Bob Arum eyes Manny Pacquiao to fight Terence Crawford when the unbeaten American defends his WBO welterweight throne

PACMAN. Even at 41, Manny Pacquiao remains a major draw in boxing. Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

If not me, Golovkin, Crawford deserve Pacquiao fight – Garcia

Jun 14, 2020 - 9:26 PM

Four-division world champion Mikey Garcia admits there’s no ongoing talk between Manny Pacquiao and his camp

IMPROBABLE? It may be a big surprise if Manny Pacquiao ends up battling Kazakhstani power puncher Gennady Golovkin (right). Photo by Sarah Stier/AFP

Pacquiao against Crawford likely in Bahrain, says Arum

Jun 03, 2020 - 7:33 PM

Bahrain may be the fight venue for the planned welterweight unification bout between Manny Pacquiao and Terence Crawford

GEARING UP. Manny Pacquiao may head back to the ring if boxing gets a go-signal in the chosen fight venue. File photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Pacquiao wants Crawford fight in 2020, says Arum

May 25, 2020 - 10:15 PM

Top Rank boss Bob Arum says Manny Pacquiao looks forward to fighting this year because he will supposedly be 'running for...the presidency' later on

ON A ROLL. Manny Pacquiao has been riding a three-fight winning streak, last defeating erstwhile unbeaten Keith Thurman. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Arum leans on power broker to clinch Pacquiao-Crawford Middle East clash

May 15, 2020 - 9:13 PM

Finding the most suitable deal and location for the Manny Pacquiao-Terence Crawford fight remains in the works

Manny Pacquiao. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Pacquiao-Crawford possible outside the US, says Arum

Apr 23, 2020 - 4:41 PM

Foreign countries interested to hold the planned unification bout between Manny Pacquiao and Terence Crawford must be ready to pay a hefty 'site fee'

EVERGREEN. Another young champ looks to challenge Manny Pacquiao. Photos by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Pacquiao fight vs Crawford ‘real possibility,’ says Arum

Apr 15, 2020 - 8:47 PM

Promoter Bob Arum now bats for a unification bout between his current star Terence Crawford and former cash cow Manny Pacquiao

STILL THE CHAMP. Terence Crawford (right) punches Egidijus Kavaliauskas during their bout for Crawford's WBO welterweight title last December in New York City. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Crawford crushes Kavaliauskas in 9th round to retain WBO title

Dec 15, 2019 - 4:36 PM

In a tougher than expected tussle, Terence Crawford survives an early scare before knocking out Olympian Egidijus Kavaliauskas

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - DECEMBER 14: Terence Crawford punches Egidijus Kavaliauskas during their bout for Crawford's WBO welterweight title at Madison Square Garden on December 14, 2019 in New York City. Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Crawford stops Khan to retain WBO welterweight title

Apr 21, 2019 - 2:47 PM

The American champion keeps his record spotless as the Englishman decides not to continue fighting because of an accidental low blow

UNBEATEN. Terence Crawford hikes his record to an immaculate 35-0. Photo from Top Rank's Twitter account (@trboxing)

Pacquiao eyes 'two or three fights' more after Matthysse win

Jul 16, 2018 - 10:42 PM

The Filipino boxing great has the WBA regular welterweight belt to defend

WANTING MORE. Manny Pacquiao is not about to stop fighting after winning a world title. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Money matches: 5 who could be next for Pacquiao

Jul 16, 2018 - 1:10 PM

With the Filipino fighting legend back in the big time, AFP Sport looks at 5 boxers who could be money-spinning opponents for Pacquiao's next fight:

CHAMP. Manny Pacquiao celebrates his victory against Argentina's Lucas Matthysse after their world welterweight boxing championship bout at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur. Photo by Mohd Rasfan/AFP

Crawford stops Horn to seize WBO welterweight world title

Jun 10, 2018 - 12:49 PM

Australian Jeff Horn fails to defend the belt he snatched from Manny Pacquiao in a huge upset last year

OUTCLASSED. Terence Crawford (left) threw a flurry of blows to knock down Jeff Horn in the 9th round. Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Crawford crumples Indongo to become undisputed champ

Aug 20, 2017 - 12:57 PM

Terence Crawford is the first undisputed boxing champion in a decade after knocking out Julius Indongo with one body shot in the third round

WITHOUT DISPUTED. Terence Crawford remained undefeated and is now the first undisputed champion in boxing since 2006. File photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images/AFP

Crawford, Indongo duel for junior welterweight supremacy

Aug 19, 2017 - 6:44 AM

Terence Crawford and Julius Indongo face off to crown an undisputed 140 pound champion

FOR ALL THE BELTS. A win for Terence Crawford would help raise his profile for bigger fights down the line. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Lomachenko not interested in beating 'old guy’ Pacquiao

Apr 10, 2017 - 7:28 PM

I’m not going to go in there and beat an old guy It’s complete nonsense for me to chase him says Vasyl Lomachenko

NOT INTERESTED. WBO junior lightweight titleholder Vasyl Lomachenko says he's more interested in making his own legacy than chasing the living legend Manny Pacquiao. File photos from Rappler/AFP

Pacquiao asks fans: 'Who do you want me to fight next?'

Feb 13, 2017 - 12:58 PM

Pacquiao asks fans whom they d like to see him fight next with Jeff Horn Terence Crawford Amir Khan and Kell Brook options on the poll

POLLSTER. Manny Pacquiao seems to be keeping an open mind about his next opponent. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Manny Pacquiao to fight 4 times in 2017 farewell tour - report

Jan 11, 2017 - 6:02 PM

Bob Arum says the plan is for Pacquiao to fight Jeff Horn in April then fight in Russia in July in Europe in September before a final bout against Terence Crawford at the of the year

FINAL STRETCH. Bob Arum wants Manny Pacquiao to fight 3 times before capping off his career with a showdown against Terence Crawford at the end of the year. Photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

Pacquiao won't face Crawford next, will fight outside US in April – Arum

Jan 04, 2017 - 5:55 PM

Bob Arum wants Manny Pacquiao s next fight to be on free TV with Australian Jeff Horn one of the fighters being mentioned for an April 22 date

GOING ABROAD. Manny Pacquiao won't be fighting Terence Crawford next as promoter Bob Arum looks overseas for his next fight. File photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao wants $20 million to face Crawford, says Koncz

Jan 03, 2017 - 10:45 AM

We’ll fight Crawford but we want a guarantee of 20 million says Pacquiao adviser Michael Koncz

SHOW ME THE MANNY. Manny Pacquiao would face the undefeated Terence Crawford, but wants to get paid well for it. File photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Boxer Terence Crawford sentenced to 90 days in jail

Dec 16, 2016 - 10:54 AM

The unified junior welterweight champ will do jail time for a disturbance at a Nebraska car repair shop in April

SENTENCED. Unified junior welterweight champ Terence Crawford will likely serve about 53 days of his sentence according to guidelines. File photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Terence Crawford wants Pacquiao after KO win over Molina

Dec 11, 2016 - 2:07 PM

Crawford has no difficult with an overweight John Molina beating him around the ring until the ref stops the fight in the eighth round

STILL UNBEATEN. Terence Crawford wants a shot at Manny Pacquiao but acknowledges that boxing is a business first. File photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Terence Crawford closes 2016 with tough title defense against John Molina

Dec 09, 2016 - 11:19 AM

The unified junior welterweight champ wants to solidify his credentials for a second Fighter of the Year award in 3 years

YEAR-CAPPER. Unified WBA/WBO junior welterweight champ Terence Crawford believes he's had a better year than any other top boxer. He wants to punctuate that with a win over he dangerous John Molina.  Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao shouldn’t fight Crawford for now, says Roach

Aug 01, 2016 - 1:07 PM

Freddie Roach believes that a showdown with the unified junior welterweight champ is all about proper timing

RIGHT TIME. Freddie Roach wants a full training camp for Manny Pacquiao if the Filipino boxer would like to face Terrence Crawford. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Crawford dominates Postol to set up possible Pacquiao fight

Jul 24, 2016 - 1:19 PM

Crawford knocks Postol down twice and wins a lopsided decision as a potential fight with Manny Pacquiao later this year looms

UNIFIED CHAMP. Terence Crawford throws a left at Viktor Postol en route to a lopsided decision. Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images/AFP

Potential Pacquiao foes Crawford, Postol meet in unification bout

Jul 22, 2016 - 3:48 PM

Terence Crawford and Viktor Postol will fight to unify the junior welterweight titles and possibly earn a fight with Manny Pacquiao

UNIFICATION. Unbeaten boxers Terence Crawford and Viktor Postol will take the big stage in Las Vegas. Photos from Twitter

Pacquiao’s return fight targeted for November 5, says Arum

Jul 20, 2016 - 10:28 AM

The Fighting Senator has narrowed down his potential opponents with 3 locations in Las Vegas being eyed for the venue

COMEBACK KID. Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring this year, says Bob Arum. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Arum prepares opponent shortlist for Pacquiao comeback

Jul 15, 2016 - 8:46 PM

Bob Arum has 3 names in mind for Manny Pacquiao after Adrien Broner allegedly priced himself out

COMEBACK. Manny Pacquiao's retirement didn't last long. File photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Fights with Canelo, Crawford await Pacquiao if he skips retirement

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:09 AM

Pacquiao has announced his plan to retire after his third fight with Tim Bradley That hasn t stopped those around him from speculating on possible opponents

ONE LAST FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao (L) sounds less convincing that Saturday's fight against Timothy Bradley (R) will be his last. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Arum wants Jessie Vargas for Pacquiao vs Bradley winner

Mar 07, 2016 - 5:23 PM

Arum says he has other paths for Terence Crawford saying he wants Mexican American Jessie Vargas to get the next call for the Pacquiao Bradley winner

VARGAS MAY BE NEXT. Jessie Vargas, seen in his 2015 fight against Timothy Bradley, could be the next guy in line to face the Pacquiao vs Bradley winner. Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images/AFP

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Pacquiao delays announcement of next opponent

Dec 12, 2015 - 11:52 AM

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has delayed the planned announcement of his next opponent in what could be the final fight of his legendary career

ONE LAST FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao says he will fight one last time in his legendary career, but hasn't announced who it will be against yet. File photo by AFP

Mayweather warns Crawford about Pacquiao: 'He's better than I thought'

Nov 26, 2015 - 4:10 PM

I want to let him know that it s not going to be easy Floyd Mayweather cautions to the unbeaten American about a potential fight with Manny Pacquiao

READY TO RUMBLE. Terence Crawford (R) is one of the options being considered for Manny Pacquiao's farewell fight on April 9. Floyd Mayweather Jr cautions Crawford not to take the Filipino legend lightly. Crawford photo from his Facebook

Crawford might be too dangerous for Pacquiao

Oct 30, 2015 - 11:25 AM

There are are some familiar names in the running for Manny Pacquiao s last fight but at least one opponent seems hungry and dangerous enough to spoil the party

YOUNG CHAMPION. Terence Crawford (R) is 8 years younger than Manny Pacquiao (L) and can fight from either stance. Crawford photo from his Facebook

Arum says Pacquiao's last fight will happen April 9 - report

Oct 25, 2015 - 12:42 PM

Manny Pacquiao plans to end his ring career with a fight on April 9 before moving on to focus on his political career

ONE LAST HURRAH. Manny Pacquiao will wrap up his career in April with a number of opponents being considered. File photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

Arum names 3 possible opponents for Pacquiao's ring return

Jul 04, 2015 - 5:58 PM

Trainer Freddie Roach says he wants to see Pacquiao back in deep water when he returns to the ring next year

Manny Pacquiao will not fight the rest of 2015, but promoter Bob Arum has no plans for an easy return in 2016. File photo by John Javellana/Rappler

Arum eyes Pacquiao farewell fight in the Philippines

May 01, 2015 - 2:59 PM

Manny Pacquiao may get a chance to end his career in his home country

Manny Pacquiao wants to end his career where it all started. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Crawford beats Pacquiao for ESPN Fighter of the Year

Dec 24, 2014 - 12:53 PM

He won all three of his fights in impressive fashion says ESPN boxing expert Dan Rafael

UP AND COMING. Terence Crawford records three outstanding wins in 2014 prompting ESPN to name him their Fighter of the Year. Photo from Crawford's Facebook page

Crawford KOs Gamboa to retain lightweight title

Jun 29, 2014 - 2:56 PM

Terence Crawford knocked Yuriorkis Gamboa out in 9 rounds in a battle of unbeaten champions

Terence Crawford scores one of four knockdowns en route to a knockout victory over Yuriorkis Gamboa. Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank