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Crawford vs. Kavaliauskas - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Top Rank on ESPN returns to the big house at Madison Square Garden, the historic “Mecca of Boxing”, this Saturday, December 14, for a live presentation of a special tripleheader headlined by pound-for-pound undefeated king, Terence “Bud” Crawford (35-0, 26 KOs), defending his WBO welterweight world title against mandatory challenger, Egidijus “Mean Machine” Kavaliauskas (21-0-1, 17 KOs). (photos by Mikey Williams)


The undercard bouts will stream live on ESPN+ beginning at 5:30 p.m. ET. Main event coverage will air exclusively on ESPN and stream on the ESPN App (in Spanish) starting at 9 p.m. ET. ESPN Deportes will join the event in progress at 10 p.m. ET.  

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The tripleheader will also feature IBF lightweight world champion Richard “RC” Commey (29-2, 26 KOs) defending his title against Brooklyn native and rising star Teofimo Lopez (14-0, 11 KOs).

In addition, in a 10-round featherweight special attraction, Irish sensation and New York fan favorite Michael “Mick” Conlan (12-0, 7 KOs), will take on the undefeated Russian Vladimir Nikitin (3-0, 0 KOs) in a rematch of their highly controversial 2016 Olympic quarterfinal bout. 

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by Southpaw010 on 12-14-2019

Against a bum who had his one and only title shot unless he fights Crawford again in a year or two. I sometimes wonder if people actually understand what they are watching. If that was Danny Garcia in there tonight…

Comment by Scopedog on 12-14-2019

That might have been Crawford's weakest performance in a while but even so he closed the show impressively. In those last couple of rounds he really showed why he's the most feared fighter in the division, he can do anything…

Comment by EDD1 on 12-14-2019

[QUOTE=DblLFThooK;20256040]Not a fighter in this sport with Bud’s killer instinct. Tell me im wrong. This dude is a bad man. And goes for the kill.[/QUOTE] Agreed man,,,, I hope people understand how special this guy is before he retires cause…

Comment by Southpaw010 on 12-14-2019

Wow listening to the Top Rank commentators is awful. I understand they want Bud to win but you can't actively be that unprofessional when you're supposed to be unbiased. Anyway Crawford was exposed. He had trouble with a C level…

Comment by RayNguyen on 12-14-2019

Taking angles and banging out unbelievable shots. Making a point and getting the TKO 9th round. Proving his P4P ranking. lets see who fights him next.

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