Terence crawford, current welterweight champion of the OMB and Shawn porter reached an agreement to sign the fight that will take place on November 20 in Las Vegas and it has been announced what both boxers will win by getting into the ring.
The champion Crawford will receive $ 6 million guaranteed, while the challenger Shawn porter you will get 4 million. Figures on how much they will earn Crawford and Porter were reported by the journalist Mike Coppinger, from ESPN.
Sources: Terence Crawford is guaranteed upward of $ 6 million. Shawn Porter will earn at least $ 4 million. They were on a 60/40 split for the purse bid and that’s the split they have now for their Nov. 20 ESPN PPV bout. Career-high for Crawford https://t.co/Ibo7CsXDCE
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) September 14, 2021
The numbers that avoided auction for Crawford vs Porter
These figures came just in time for the fight to go up for auction. That was something neither of the boxing teams wanted, as the fight could go to any promoter on the open market.
“I am very excited,” he said. Crawford to ESPN. “Now I can show my talent, and maybe I can show something for the general public, something that they have never seen before. Because I don’t think I have shown my best to them yet. “
Crawford, who has a record of 37 wins and zero losses with 28 knockouts will make the fifth defense of the 147-pound title. For its part, Porter he has 31 wins, three losses and a draw, with 17 knockouts.
Shawn Porter expects a great fight
Shawn porter assured that boxing fans will be happy with the fight he will give with Crawford, since they are both good fighters.
“It’s extremely great… the experience doesn’t mean anything if you don’t use it, but my record speaks for itself,” he said. Porter to ESPN. “Everyone has seen what I have done, all the experiences I have had, I have kept them and I have used them to my advantage.
“When you consider the experience in this fight and I have more experience than Terence crawford, that’s a fact. … When I say that the fight between Terence crawford And I’m going to be great, it’s going to be great. I have what it takes to beat it, don’t sleep with it, believe it. I do! ”He added.