T-Cell Area, Las Vegas – Undisputed welterweight champion Terence Crawford was ringside on Saturday night time, to win two different undisputed champions collide within the ring.
Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (60-2-2, 39 KOs) dropped and dominated Jermell Charlo (35-2-1, 19 KOs) over twelve rounds to safe a unanimous resolution win.
The scores have been 119-108, 118-109 and 118-109.
Charlo, holder of the undisputed crown at 154-pounds, moved up in weight by two full divisions to problem Canelo for his 4 titles at 168-pounds.
Again in July, Crawford beat down Errol Spence to grow to be the undisputed world champion at 147-pounds. Charlo and Spence are shut pals and share the identical head coach in Derrick James.
After that battle was over, Crawford and Charlo have been exchanging harsh phrases one another.
Following Saturday’s battle, Crawford took to social media and took direct intention at Charlo.
“[Jermell Charlo], you went out unhappy. Didn’t even attempt to win, all you probably did was attempt to survive. You ought to be ashamed of your self,” Crawford said.
“Okay y’all I’m over [Charlo], he’s not on my hit listing. He went on the market and laid down and let Canelo spank him like he was his daddy with no kind of resistance. Congratulations Canelo, you made the so known as lion seem like a child cub.”
Crawford was sizing up each males within the weeks main as much as the battle. For the time being, Crawford is contracted to face Spence in a rematch. A couple of weeks in the past, Spence exercised his proper to a direct rematch.
The second battle has to happen earlier than the tip of the yr – except each fighters conform to a later date. Ought to the battle fall by means of, Crawford is probably going heading as much as the junior middleweight division – with Charlo as a sure goal.