Amir Khan is set to take on American Terence Crawford in the welterweight fight on Saturday, 20th april 2019 in what should be a cracking fight set to take place at the Madison Square Garden in New York, USA. Sure this was not the fight boxing fans were hoping Terence Crawford will be going for but it still better than Crawford v Collazo which was initial plan for Crawford camp. Crawford will be massive favourite going into the fight and a win will put him right up there with Errol Spence as best welterweights in the division.
Amir Khan vs Terence Crawford TV Coverage: This will be a PPV event in the US and Top Ranks fight ever PPV on ESPN which takes place on Saturday night, 20th April 2019 at the Madison Square Garden in New York. Top Rank has also promised a loaded undercard for this one and rightly so they would need couple of decent fights on the card to sell this one as Danny Garcia is also fighting on the same night on other network.
|COVERAGE STARTS||09:00 pm ET US time on ESPN PPV. In the UK SkySports will have live coverage of the fight night starting at around 01:00 am uk time (early hours of sunday morning)|
|PPV Details||ESPN PPV are producing the coverage of Khan vs Crawford and it will be interesting to see how they go about arranging the fight undercard.|
|fight 1||Felix Verdejo vs Bryan Vasquez (starts at around 08:00 p.m uk time)|
|fight 2||Teofimo Lopez vs Edis Tatli (08:45 p.m uk time)|
|fight 3||Shakur Stevenson vs Christopher Diaz (09:30 p.m uk time)|
|Main-Event||Amir Khan vs. Terence Crawford (walterweight main-event starts at around 11:00 p.m ET US Time)|
Amir Khan took a route where he states he put his career first instead of money. Khan was widely rumoured to be in advance negotiations with Kell Brook camp for potential all british fight but when Crawford offer came he did not think twice and accepted it.