Terence Crawford is set to defend his WBO Welterweight title against #2 ranked and former IBF and WBC Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter on November 20, 2021, in Las Vegas. Top Rank Boxing will promote the event in conjunction with Premier Boxing Champions.
Read on to find the complete details for Terence Crawford vs Shawn Porter Boxing PPV with date, location, tickets, how to watch or live stream the event, tale of the tape, news and updates and more information.
Date, Time, Location
WBO ordered Crawford to defend the WBO Welterweight Title against Shawn Porter, who is the #2 ranked title contender for the division. The purse bid was finalized on September 14, 2021 and the fight was announced for November 20, 2021 at Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas.
Porter is considered the most challenging opponent for Crawford until now in his undefeated pro-boxing career. Porter is a two-time Welterweight Champion, having held the IBF title in 2013-14 and WBC title in 2018-19. He also holds a win over current WBA Welterweight Champion Yordenis Ugas.
Crawford has been undefeated in his career thus far and has held the WBO Welterweight title for more than 3 years now. Before that, he has also held titles in the light welterweight division and lightweight division.
How To Watch/Live Stream Online
Crawford vs Porter is picked up by ESPN+ as a PPV event. The price of the event is expected to $49.99. We will add buy PPV and online streaming details on this page when they become available.
In UK, the event can be brought via Sky Sports Box Office.
Crawford vs Porter will take place at Michelob Ultra Arena on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada. The tickets are available to buy at the below link. The upper deck tickets are priced from $76 to $200. The lower deck has tickets priced from $180 to $850 and the floor tickets are available for $800 to $3000.
Tale of the Tape
|Boxer Name||Terence Crawford||Shawn Porter|
|Role||Champion(WBO Welterweight title)||Challenger|
|Height||5′ 8″ (173 cm)||5′ 7″ (185 cm)|
|Country||United States||United States|
|Reach||74 (188 cm)||691/2″ (177 cm)|
Undercard (Fight Card)
The main card and undercard for the event is announced yet.
Crawford vs Porter Fight Purse
The purse bid for Crawford vs Portar came at $10 million. the purse will be split in 60-40 ratio with Crawford $6 million as the base salary. Porter will get $4 million in base salary.
News & Updates
October 22, 2021: Shane Porter believes that his legacy is on the line in the fight against Crawford. “I’m sure I’m on the brink of getting into the Hall of Fame. For me, it’s not only win or go home. It’s win, or nothing else. My life right now it’s all about beating and dominating Crawford. My legacy will depend on beating Terence Crawford.”
October 14, 2021: Porter said on Get Up! on ESPN, “I have looked at his resume. I’ve dissected everybody he’s been in the ring with, and I just think that I have a combination of things that no one he’s been in the ring with to this point has had.”
October 2, 2021: Crawford believes that he could become #1 pound for pound fighter if he beats Porter. “They will be saying that’s the reason why he is pound-for-pound the number-one fighter in the world. I guarantee you that,” Crawford said on Get Up! on ESPN.
September 14, 2021: Purse bid completes and the fight is announced for November 20 as an ESPN+ PPV.
July 31, 2021: WBO ordered Crawford to face #2 ranked contender Shawn Porter.