Terence Crawford returns to the boxing ring after a year on December 10, 2022, as he takes on David Avanesyan to defend WBO Welterweight title.
Crawford was last in action in November 2021 when he defeated Shawn Porter via 10th-round TKO. He spent the better part of the year negotiating a fight with Errol Spence Jr., but when it could not materialize, he quickly went onto face WBO mandatory challenger.
David Avanesyan is former European Welterweight Champion and boasts of a 29-3 record. He has three quick TKO wins since the start of 2021. But, he is still not considered any threat to former Undisputed Super Lightweight Champion and undefeated Crawford.
In the co-main event, MMA fighter Cris Cyborg will take part in her second boxing bout. She will battle Gabrielle Holloway in a 4-round Super Lightweight bout. The main card will start at 9 PM ET onwards on BLK Prime PPV service. Tune in below as we post results from Terence Crawford vs David Avanesyan event.
Prelims (6:30 PM ET)
- Alton Alik Wiggins vs Phillip Carmouche (Draw) – 4 rounds, Super Welterweight Bout
- Jose Lopez def. Robert Rodriguez via majority decision – 6 rounds, Super Bantamweight Bout
- Alan Garcia vs Eduardo Pereira – 6 rounds, Lightweight Bout
- Boubacar Sylla vs Javier Mayoral – 6 rounds, Welterweight Bout
- Edel Gomez def. Joseph Aguilar via TKO in round 2 – 6 rounds, light Heavyweight bout
Main Card (9:00 PM ET)
- Steven Nelson def. James Ballard via KO in round 1 – 8 rounds, Light Heavyweight Bout
- Jeremiah Milton def. Dajuan Calloway via unanimous decision(59-55, 59-55, 58-56) – 6 rounds, Heavyweight Bout
- Arnold Khegai def. Eduardo Baez via split decision (96-93, 95-94, 94-95) – 10 rounds, Featherweight Bout
- Co-Main Event: Cris Cyborg def. Gabrielle Holloway via unanimous decision (40-35, 39-36, 40-34) – 4 rounds, Super Welterweight Bout
- Main Event: Terence Crawford def. David Avanesyan via KO in round 6 – 12 rounds bout for Crawford‘s WBO Welterweight World Championship