Sorry boxing followers, there shall be no Terence Crawford vs. Canelo Alvarez tremendous battle … ‘trigger Bud tells TMZ Sports activities he has completely zero curiosity in combating his fellow boxing famous person!
Within the wake of his dominating efficiency in opposition to Errol Spence, which Bud ended with a Ninth-round TKO, the boxing world has been salivating over a possible future scrap between Crawford and Alvarez.
So, we caught up with 40-0 (31 KO) Terence, and requested him … would you like Alvarez?
“No, in no way,” Bud flat out instructed us. “Canelo actually do not curiosity me due to the dimensions issue.”
Bud’s bought a degree. Whereas each males are about 5’8″, Crawford’s a 147 lb. welterweight. It is true, Alvarez used to battle within the weight class, however it’s been years since he is been that gentle. Canelo, who has bounced round divisions over the previous few years, is presently combating within the 168 lb. tremendous middleweight weight class.
Talking of Saul shifting round … even Bud joked that it is laborious to maintain monitor of the place he’s, saying, “You do not know what weight [Canelo’s] combating at when he combating.”
Although it will not be Canelo, that does not imply there aren’t massive fights on the horizon for the welterweight king … together with a doable rematch with Errol. Although, it is clear Bud prefers one other bout over working it again with ES.
“That is my obligation within the contract and I gotta honor that if that is the following transfer for me and my profession,” Crawford stated of the rematch clause.
Jermell Charlo can be very a lot within the combine.
“I might positively select Jermell Charlo. It is a significant battle,” Crawford stated. “It is extra historical past. It is extra on the desk.”
No matter who it’s … followers can be sensible to understand the undefeated boxer whereas he is nonetheless kickin’ ass, as a result of the soon-to-be 36-year-old says he will not be round for an excessive amount of longer.
“I have been doing this sport for a very long time now and already acknowledged and stated that I am gonna retire from boxing earlier than I let boxing retire me.”