Advertisement
Boxingscene.com
Advertisement

Crawford Erupts, Tells Jeff Horn: You Know I'm F***ing You Up!

Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) has lashed out at Jeff Horn after the Australian boxer's camp had called him a "princess" over the hand injury that has delayed their planned world title fight on April 14.

On Wednesday, their scheduled fight at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas was pushed back after it was revealed that Crawford suffering a minor hand injury that needs at least two weeks to heal.

Horn and his handlers questioned the severity of Crawford's injury and felt the Omaha fighter's toughness was highly overrated.

crawford-indongo (10)

After hearing some of the verbal barbs being cast in his direction, including how Team Horn had labeled him as a 'princess' - it didn't take long before Crawford came firing back.

Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton told Crawford to "toughen up, princess" after news emerged that their fight would be postponed due to a right-hand injury.

Horn's promoter, Duco Events boss Dean Lonergan, went even further by calling him a "soft c**k".

As far as Horn himself, he felt stated -" it just means that Terence is not as tough as we thought."

The 30-year-old Crawford isn't regarded as a big trash talker but he has made an exception for Horn, the WBO welterweight champion, who appears to have managed to get under his skin.

"I'm [going to] show you a little princess come fight night. You just keep training and keeping my belt warm, because I'm f***ing you up come fight night. You, me and everyone know it," Crawford blasted out on social media.

Crawford has shown a high regard for Horn and his achievements in the past, even going as far to say he had deserved last year's victory over Manny Pacquiao.

Crawford's cordiality towards Horn had bucked that trend but a fraying of relations between the pair might be just what this fight needs.

Speculation had been rife that there was something else behind the decision to delay the fight, with doubts raised because at no stage was the contest listed on the Mandalay Bay's events calendar, nor was it ever officially confirmed by Crawford's promoter, Top Rank.

Within hours of Crawford's injury being revealed, it was announced that Crawford-Horn would be streamed exclusively on ESPN's new app - which is set to debut in the coming months.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by -Makunouchi- on 03-20-2018

I would be laughing so hard till i fart when the hornet pulls the upset. ****ing nsb fans are so delusional thinking that tc is a 2nd coming of hagler and tyson. Hit me up for bets that TC wont…

Comment by LITTLE JOE on 03-19-2018

[QUOTE=Bronx2245;18578669]It's because half of them never saw Marvelous Marvin Hagler! The don't even understand the ease in which TC switches to Southpaw, or why he places his punches where he does, or how accurate he is in doing it! Those…

Comment by revelated on 03-19-2018

[QUOTE=theface07;18585415]I don't know how you can compare an old, shot Manny Pacquiao to a young lion in Crawford in his prime. It's just not the same at all. Manny 5 years ago would've demolished Horn. Age and going through war…

Comment by theface07 on 03-19-2018

[QUOTE=revelated;18577394] Crawford's skilled, but so was Manny. That's a factor, and why it's must-see. [/QUOTE] I don't know how you can compare an old, shot Manny Pacquiao to a young lion in Crawford in his prime. It's just not the…

Comment by revelated on 03-18-2018

[QUOTE=-Makunouchi-;18584131]Tc fans think that he is the 2nd coming of mike tyson. For ****sake the hornet tasted all those k.o. shots from bailey and pac and was still standing. Its only here and omaha believes Tc is knocking the hornet…

ADD COMMENT VIEW COMMENTS (85)
Advertisement
Top Headlines
Michel Rivera: I Want To Be The Floyd Mayweather Of My Time Diaz To Tevin Farmer: Let's Go in December, I'm Calling You Out! Quillin: We're Going To Sit Down With Team, Decide What's Next Hearn: Miller Has A Big Heart, But You Can't Ignore What Happened Kovalev: Canelo Fight Will Be Interesting – Believe Me! Angulo: Now With Abel Sanchez, I'm Back To The Old 'Perro' Nathan Gorman Reflects on His TKO Defeat To Daniel Dubois Alfredo Angulo vs. Peter Quillin - CompuBox Punch Stats News: Lerena Stops Seferi, Theophane is Back, Szpilka Returns Tyrone James, Junior Almonte Wins Bouts in Huntington Kovalev: Canelo Will Be Comfortable at 175 - His Natural Weight De La Hoya on Having Issues With Canelo: They Are Only Rumors Joseph Diaz Wins Tough Majority Decision Over Jesus Cuadro Alfredo Angulo Shocks Peter Quillin in Unexpected Fire Fight Peter Quillin vs. Alfredo Angulo - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Chris Colbert Scores Brutal One-Punch KO of Miguel Beltran Thomas Dulorme Drops, Decisions Terrel Williams Over Ten Quillin-Angulo LIVE Results: Jesus Ramos Crushes Rickey Edwards Canelo's Coach: Kovalev Can End The Fight With One Punch UFC Prez: F***ing Crazy To Set Canelo-Kovalev on Day of UFC 244 Khan: I'm Speaking To Hearn About Facing Kell Brook in 2020 World Amateur Championship: Gold Medal Round Results Peter Quillin Corrects His Life, Vows Showcase Against Angulo Petr Petrov Continues His Streak of Knockout Wins Joseph Diaz: Now That I'm At 130, I Feel Like I'm Fully Developed Frank Warren Reflects on Fury's Cut, Tough Win Over Wallin Gonzalez: Stevenson's Not Champ; Why Fight In His Hometown? Canelo: I've Done What I Had To Do Against Golovkin De La Hoya: Arum Might Keep Crawford From Making HOF! Daily Bread Mailbag: Canelo-Kovalev, Fury-Wallin, PEDs, More Frank Warren on Tete-Casimero, Daniel Dubois, Edwards, More Mattice: I Wanted To Stop Dutchover, But Not Like That Andy Ruiz: After Joshua, I Want Wilder or Fury Unification Thompson Stops Sigmon in Main Event of Mayweather Card Thurman Has Surgery on Left Hand: I Felt Pain in Pacquiao Bout Peter Quillin vs. Alfredo Angulo: Forging On Mattice Shocks Dutchover By TKO On Cut In 8th Round Ruben Villa Drops Vivas, Wins 10-Round Unanimous Decision Brandun Lee, Vito Mielnicki Produce Quick Knockouts Emanuel Navarrete Willing To Face Rey Vargas in December
Advertisement
Advertisement
Latest Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement