CRAWFORD STOPS JEAN IN OMAHA
@tbudcrawford Stops Jean
@worldboxingorg welterweight champion Terence Crawford (27-0, 19 KOs) set up a possible April showdown with Manny Pacquiao with an impressive tenth round TKO over Dierry Jean (29-2, 20 KOs) on Saturday night at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Jean had no answer after Crawford switched to a southpaw stance in round one. Crawford dropped Jean in rounds one, nine and ten. Referee Tony Weeks waved it off after the third knockdown. Time was 2:30.
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#CrawfordJean – Undefeated two-division world champion and the reigning Fighter of the Year, TERENCE “Bud” CRAWFORD @TBudCrawford Omaha’s favorite son,will make a homecoming defense of his @WorldBoxingOrg (WBO) junior welterweight title against one-time world title challenger and current No. 2 world-rated contender, DIERRY “Dougy Style” JEAN, Saturday, October 24, at CenturyLink CenterOmaha (455 North 10th St., Omaha, Neb. 68102). The championship event will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing, beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT.
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