Shawn porter decided to step aside and stop looking for a fight with Terence crawford after her attempts to confront him.
“We have decided to look ahead and we have the first days of July in our sights,” he said. Porter to Social Boxing. “About the rival, we really don’t know yet who it will be.”
Porter He has not fought for just over six months since his last unanimous decision win over Sebastian Formella, but he assured that perhaps his attempts to search yes or yes to Crawford They have prevented him from returning to the ring as soon as possible.
“In hindsight now I think that everything was the wrong way,” he confessed Shawn. “Instead of listening to people, I kept insisting on looking for Terence and manage to reach an agreement for a fight. My father and the people on my team insisted that my vision was clouded and that I was making a single fighter define my future. “
On the other hand, Crawford has insisted on facing Manny pacquiao, but the latest news that emerged on the subject is that the negotiation fell and now the Filipino would be looking for a fight against Errol spence.
This situation, according to Porter, It has been key that I can not fight or against Terence neither Spence jr.
“Maybe he’s looking for something big and I have great respect for that,” he mentioned. Porter. “He’s looking for a great scene and he doesn’t want to miss out on that opportunity. I really don’t think it’s going to be successful that I look for a fight with Crawford or with Spence Jr. We will see what happens in the end ”.
Prior to Porter, Crawford could make a defense against men like Vergil Ortíz or Mikey Garcia, but there is urgency in his corner to return to the activity as soon as possible.
While Porter He could face the Cuban again Yordenis ugas, whom he beat in a controversial unanimous decision in March 2019 to keep his belt from CMB, same that he lost at the hands of Errol spence 6 months later.