Terence Crawford, also known as Bud, is a 30 years old boxing professional from America and the World Champion in previous two ‘weight classes’. He has not lost a single match up till now. The ‘Boxing Writers Association of America’ named him ‘Fighter of the Year’ in 2014. He was even acknowledged as the best of the best by ESPN in 2014 as well as 2017. Let us take a look into the net worth of Terence Crawford in 2018 alongside some interesting facts regarding him.
Terence Crawford’s Early Life
Terence Allan Crawford was born on the 28th of September, 1987 in Omaha, Nebraska to Terry and Debbie Crawford. He has two sibling sisters, Shawntay and Latisha. Terence got interested in boxing at a very young age and started training at seven. He fought in amateur bouts losing only 12 times out of 70. He even managed to defeat both Mikey and Danny Garcia as an amateur, both of whom are now world champions. He was ranked the highest in the lightweight category of the US due to his triple win in amateur tournaments. Though, his Olympic career suffered due to his defeat at the hands of Sadam Ali and a few more. He has no known wife or girlfriend, but he does have a son named Terence III. He currently resides in his birthplace, i.e. Omaha in Nebraska.
Terence Crawford’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Terence Crawford officially made a debut in professional boxing on the 14th of March, 2008. He fought against Brian Cummings and knocked him out in the first round itself. His first 10-round fight was with Breidis Prescott. He fought Russian boxer Andre Klimov, who was an all time winner, on the 21st of August, 2013 and ended up defeating him with a unanimous decision victory. He then went on to fight Ricky Burns for the WBO lightweight title, which took place on the 1st of March, 2014. He won from the thirty year old boxer receiving his first ever world title.
His next title fight was on 28th of June, 2014 in his hometown, Nebraska, with the Olympic gold medalist, Yuriorkis Gamboa. Terence accomplished a TKO win after knocking his opponent out three times in the 6th round. He still considers that fight as the most difficult one he has ever had. However, Terence Versus Postol was the most awaited fight after many victories that he achieved, which made him equivalent to Postol with 28 wins and nil loses. The bout was finally signed up for 23rd of July, 2016 and was organized at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Terence won the fight unifying his two Welterweight titles. Up to this date, Terence has won all the 32 fights he has competed in without a single defeat, out of which 23 were won by knockouts and 9 by decision.
Awards and Achievements
· ‘Fighter of the Year’- Boxing Writers Association of America (2014).
· ‘Fighter of the Year’- ESPN (2014 and 2017).
· Gold Medalist- National PLA Championships, 132 lbs (2006).
· Gold Medalist- Blue and Gold National Championships, 132 lbs (2006).
· Gold Medalist- U.S. Pan American Games Box-Offs, 132 lbs (2006).
· Won various titles like WBO, WBC, lightweight, welterweight etc.
Net Worth of Terence Crawford
The net worth of Terence Crawford is $4 million. He has made a small fortune from his many victories.
Terence Crawford is considered one of the best boxers in today’s time. He ranks among the top 10 professional champions round the world as his career shines with historical 100% wins. His fame and popularity, as well as the value attached to his name are rightly deserved.