Former two division world champion Timothy Bradley is not convinced that Errol Spence is interested in a future combat with Terence Crawford. (picture by Ryan Hafey)
Spence, the WBC and WBA welterweight champion, lately retained his titles with a dominant twelve round resolution over Danny Garcia.
Crawford, who holds the WBO title at 147, retained his title closing month with a knockout of Kell Brook.
Spence has no shortage of abilities opponents under the Premier Boxing Champions banner – like Manny Pacquiao, Shawn Porter, Yordenis Ugas, Keith Thurman, Radzhab Butaev, and others.
Crawford is not as fortunate, with accurate Rank lacking roster of welterweight contenders. His promotional contract with accurate Rank is decided to run out in October.
The greatest combat to made at welterweight is Spence vs. Crawford – despite the fact the two boxers have very diverse concepts on what the fiscal cut up may still be.
Spence believes he split may still be 70-30 or on the very least 60-forty. Crawford, however, needs an even 50-50 split down the core.
Bradley finds it unusual that Spence is not overtly pushing for Crawford – however known as for a fight, two divisions up, with Mexican celebrity Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.
“Why would you wish to go up [in weight] to face Canelo, however not face Terence Crawford who’s within the equal weight division as you? this is a funds challenge for [Spence]. I feel Spence is at a degree now, and correct me if i am incorrect, the place he simply desires to get the funds and then he wants to go away the video game,” referred to Bradley to ESPN.
“He has no intention of combating Terence Crawford – in spite of the fact that Terence Crawford adjustments his promoter and goes to PBC, I do not believe that combat is going to take place. and i cling onto that except they in fact sign the fight .”