News | Jun 10 2018

Terence Crawford beats Jeff Horn to become three-weight world champion

Terence Crawford stops Jeff Horn in nine rounds to win the WBO welterweight world title
Terence Crawford Jeff Horn
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TERENCE CRAWFORD defeated Jeff Horn, the conqueror of Manny Pacquiao, to win the WBO welterweight world championship at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Crawford became a three-weight world champion when he forced the stoppage at 2-33 of the ninth round.

“He was hard to tag and he just kept me guessing. He’s a classy fighter who fought a great fight,” Horn said afterwards.

 

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