Errol spence, welterweight champion of the CMB, made a mockery of the decision that the father of Shawn porter, Kenny, in his fight against Terence crawford.
“If I were Shawn, I would not pay my daddy, “wrote the current US monarch in his account Twitter.
If I was Shawn I wouldn’t pay my daddy lol
– Errol Spence (@ErrolSpenceJr) November 21, 2021
Porter faced Crawford for the 147-pound championship of the OMB. After 10 rounds of a lot of action between both fighters, Terence send to Shawn twice to the canvas.
He first grabbed it entering with an uppercut of left. Seconds later he went to hunt him down and after a combination of blows, Porter again visited the canvas.
At that moment, Shawn he got quite upset and started hitting the floor. His corner went up to stop the fight.
“I think her daddy stopped her very early,” she pointed out. Spence, in accordance with Boxing News 24/7. “He is a warrior, let him fight. He applied that of Marvin hagler, let him fight ”.
Shawn porter and Errol spence They fought in September 2019. Spence took the victory by decision divided by cards of 116-111, 112-115 and 116-111.
Immediately after the match was over, they asked Kenny why he made that decision and assured that it was because his son did not prepare as he should for a fight of this caliber.
At the press conference afterwards, Kenny He added that he wanted his son to be able to go hug his wife, play with his children and be able to continue living with him.
That was the fourth loss of Shawn Porter in his career as a professional boxer. However, it was the first in which he was knocked out, as the previous three were by way of points.
Furthermore, after this he announced his retirement as a professional at 34 years of age. He mentioned that since his loss to Errol spenceIn September 2019, he thought about hanging up his gloves, but wanted to prove himself against a world champion like Crawford.