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Terence Crawford, Errol Spence Meet Face To Face in Oklahoma

Two of the best fighters in the world, Terence Crawford and Errol Spence, came face to face at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City.

A fight between the two boxers is one of the most sought-after showdowns by the fans.

Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs) retained his WBO welterweight title last month with a twelfth round knockout of undefeated challenger Jose Benavidez. His next opponents is unknown, but one of the leading candidates is Egis Kavaliauskas, who on Friday won a final eliminator with a knockout of Robert Arriaza.

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Spence (24-0, 21 KOs) retained his IBF welterweight title back in June with a first round destruction of Carlos Ocampo. He retains on March 16th in one of the biggest fights to be announced for 2019, when he defends his belt against four division world champion Mikey Garcia - who is moving up from lightweight. The contest will headline a Fox Sports Pay-Per-View card.

Spence and Crawford were both ringside to watch WBO junior welterweight champion Maurice Hooker score a TKO win over Alex Saucedo.

They spoke to each other for a few minutes, with both boxers expressing their desire to face each other.

Their respective promotional affiliations will become the biggest sticking point in making the fight a reality. Crawford's promoter, Top Rank, has an exclusive agreement with ESPN. And Spence's promoter, Premier Boxing Champions, has exclusive content deals with Showtime and Fox Sports.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ptek on 11-22-2018

[QUOTE=deanrw;19284515]Bud exposed Spence in that Elli video bad. Spence made himself and Al Haymon look bad by naming off his future opponents that Al lined up for him. #1 PBC fighters are not in control of their own destiny like…

Comment by Steven Mccowan on 11-21-2018

[QUOTE=j.razor;19287745]Wait, YOU the one who picked #48 over T.B.E., Triple L over Jacobs & Nelo, kovalev over S.O.G., Román González over Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, Lubin over Jermell, Ortiz over D.Wilder, IT GOES ON & ON.. But you got [B]ONE[/B] over…

Comment by Da Boxer on 11-21-2018

Bud Crawford about to put the hurt on Spence. Bud by KO under 10.

Comment by j.razor on 11-21-2018

[QUOTE=ptek;19287429]Ok but Errol ain't in no rush he named of the list that Al Hamon has lined up for him and Crawford was like 5th on the list so that fight ain't even happening untill like 2020/2021.[/QUOTE] Errol is confident,…

Comment by j.razor on 11-21-2018

[QUOTE=Bjl12;19284917]You already know I respect you and your opinion and I def love me some Ca$hnelo, but I've got Loma and TC #1 and #2. Ca$h could be as high as #3 along with SSR and Mikey. Usyk dropped to…

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