Kenny porter, father of Shawn porter, says that he stopped his son’s fight in the tenth round because he did not prepare well to face Terence crawford.
When asked in the post-fight interview the reasons why he stopped the fight Shawn porter, Kenny he replied with brutal frankness.
“Honestly? For their preparation, ”he said Kenny porter, who also serves as coach of Shawn. “He did not prepare. It was not prepared the way I wanted it to be prepared. So that made it easy for me, you know what? I don’t want him in that situation. “
Kenny porter ensures that your child did not prepare well, and that Terence crawford it was fine at night.
“I live across the street from him (Shawn)“, he pointed Kenny. “I know what he did and did not do to prepare for the fight. I was facing a great fighter who was fine, and I saw enough to stop him.
They asked Kenny if he stopped the fight because of the punishment he saw, or because of what he thought might happen in the later rounds.
“I saw what it had to see. What happened. My son was in bad condition, “he said. Kenny porter.
Porter he had been knocked down twice in the 10th round, and on the second occasion, his father came to the corner to ask the referee for stoppage.
Shawn porter, for his part, said his father’s arrest was premature.
“I could go on,” he said Shawn. “(Terence) he connected me clean, I felt his blows, but I felt good. I was surprised that (my father) stopped the fight, because we never talked about this scenario. However, we have always been in the understanding that if he sees something, he can intervene ”.
– Top Rank Boxing (@trboxing) November 21, 2021