Terence crawford, world welterweight champion OMB, He pointed out that he would have to fight the Mexican Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez to give credit to everything he has done in his boxing career.
“Look at Floyd mayweather; nobody gave credit to Floyd“, said Crawford to ESPN. “They wanted Floyd will fight against GGG in 160 (pounds). Now I’ll have to fight Canelo next (to receive credit) ”.
The tone in which Terence Crawford mentioned to Canelo it was ironic. However, these statements are given after a few days ago Crawford He said frustrated by not being able to do the things that the Mexican champion has done Canelo Alvarez.
“Definitely, he is doing things differently from me, because he is capable of doing those things,” he said in an interview for Sky Sports. “He has fought four times in the last year. It has become indisputable. He’s getting all the fights he wants right now. Unfortunately, I couldn’t. It has been frustrating. “
Terence Crawford is tired of not being given credit
The same way, Crawford made it clear that now he will wait for the criticism that will come if he manages to beat Shawn porter next November 20.
“It depends on how I defeat him,” he said. Crawford. “There are people who give me credit, but it will always be those people who say, ‘He’s supposed to beat Porter. We want to see it against Errol spence. We want to see him against 154 (pound) champions. ‘ And I’m preparing for when that happens. “
But he also knows that a convincing win over Porter It will put you on top and there will be more challenges to come.
“A dominant triumph against Porter I would put myself as the number one pound for pound in the world, “he told Boxing Scene. “Unlike others that Shawn has fought with, I am different. The more they pressure me, the more I respond. You hit me hard and I’ll hit you even harder if you can resist. This will be a great fight ”, sentenced.