Summer 2021
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest
@ Welterweight
37-0-0
18-0-0

Belts on The Line

WBO World Welterweight

The tape

33
Age
30
5' 8" / 173 cm
Height
5' 10" / 178 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
69.7" / 177 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

TKO 4TKO 9TKO 6TKO 12TKO 9
Form
UD 12KO 1MD 12UD 12TKO 7
37
Wins
18
28
By KO
13
76
KO%
72
0
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2008
Debut
2015
208
Pro rounds
103

Current rankings @ Welterweight

2
The Ring
-
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Terence Crawford vs Josh Taylor preview

When is Crawford vs Taylor?

Terence Crawford could fight Josh Taylor in Summer 2021 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

Crawford vs Taylor stats

Terence Crawford would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 37 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 28 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Josh Taylor would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 0 draws, with 13 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Crawford would have a slight advantage in power over Taylor, with a 76% knock out percentage over Taylor's 72%.

Terence Crawford is the older man by 3 years, at 33 years old.

Taylor has a height advantage of 2 inches over Crawford. Despite this, he has 4-inch reach advantage.

Both Terence Crawford & Josh Taylor fight out of a southpaw stance.

Crawford is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 19 more fights, and made his debut in 2008, 7 years and 4 months earlier than Taylor, whose first professional fight was in 2015. He has fought 105 more professional rounds, 208 to Taylor's 103.

Terence Crawford goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at welterweight.

Crawford vs Taylor form

Crawford remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.

In his last fight, he won against Kell Brook on 14th November 2020 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Egidijus Kavaliauskas on 14th December 2019 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Going into that contest, he had beat Amir Khan on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.

Before that, he had defeated Jose Benavidez on 13th October 2018 by technical knockout in the 12th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at CHI Health Center, Nebraska.

He had won against Jeff Horn on 9th June 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Taylor remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Jose Carlos Ramirez on 22nd May 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Lightweight, WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and WBO World Junior Welterweight championship fight at Virgin Hotels, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Apinan Kongsong on 26th September 2020 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight and IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at BT Sport Studio, London, United Kingdom.

Going into that contest, he had beat Regis Prograis on 26th October 2019 by majority decision in their WBA Super World Super Lightweight, IBF World Junior Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at O2 Arena, London.

Before that, he had won against Ivan Baranchyk on 18th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Junior Welterweight championship fight at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.

Hehad beat Ryan Martin on 3rd November 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round at The SSE Hydro, Scotland.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Josh Taylor has been fighting more than Terence Crawford.

Terence Crawford last fought 8 months and 22 days ago, while Josh Taylor's last outing was 2 months and 14 days ago.

Crawford's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 1 month and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.

Taylor's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 9 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 20 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Crawford vs Taylor?

Josh Taylor is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Terence Crawford if you fancy the incredible upset.

Terence Crawford vs Josh Taylor news

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