Terence Allan "Bud" Crawford is an American professional boxer. He has held multiple world championships in three weight classes, including the WBO welterweight title since 2018.
Facts of Terence Crawford
|Full Name:||Terence Crawford|
|Age:||35 years 2 months|
|Birth Date:||September 28, 1987|
|Birth Place:||Omaha, Nebraska, United States|
|Net Worth:||$8 Million|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Children:||Terence Crawford III|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Father's Name:||Terry Crawford|
|Mother's Name:||Debbie Crawford|
|Education:||Bryan High School|
|Height / How tall :||5ft. 8inch.(1.73m)|
|Eye Color:||Dark brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Gemini|
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Terence Crawford is an American professional boxer who has won multiple world championships in three weight classes including the unified WBA(Super), WBC, IBF, WBO, Ring, and lineal light welterweight titles. Crawford is known for his exceptionally fast hand speed, punching power, counter-punching abilities, and defensive skills. Crawford is even ranked as the World’s Best Active Welterweight by Boxrec. Besides, Crawford is one of only seven boxers and first male boxers in history who has won all four major world titles in boxing (WBA, WBC, IBF, and WBO) since Jermain Taylor in 2005.
What is Terence Crawford Famous for?
- Famous as the professional boxer winning multiple world championships in three weight classes.
- Best known for his fast hand speed, punching power, counter-punching abilities, and defensive skills.
When and Where was Terence Crawford Born?
Terence Crawford was born on September 28, 1987, in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. His birth name is Terence Allan Crawford. His nationality is American. Crawford belongs to African-American ethnicity while Libra is his zodiac sign.
Crawford is the son of Terry Crawford(father) and Debbie Crawford(mother). Terence was raised along with his two siblings: Shawntay and Latisha Crawford. His father, grandfather, uncles, and cousins all boxed as amateurs.
Crawford started boxing when he was 7. He fought about 70 official amateur bouts and after winning three amateur tournaments shortly before the 2008 Olympics, he became the highest-ranked lightweight in the US.
Crawford won the ” 2006 National PAL Championships”, “2006 Blue & Gold National Championships” and “2007 U.S. Pan American Games Box-Offs” as his amateur achievements. During those days, he defeated future champions like Mikey Gracia and Danny Gracia. Crawford attended Bryan High School.
When did Terence Crawford Start His Professional Career?
- Crawford started his professional career after he knocked out Brian Cummings on March 14, 2008.
- Crawford had his first notable bout against the former WBO lightweight champion, Breidis Prescott where he secured a unanimous decision victory.
- Crawford had a TKO victory against Alejandro Sanabria and an undefeated boxer, Andrey Klimov in 2013.
- He then fought and won the match against Ricky Burns for the “WBO lightweight title” on March 1, 2014.
- Crawford made his first title defense against Olympic gold medalist and former unified featherweight titleholder, Yuriorkis Gamboa in 2014.
- Crawford was named the “2014 Fighter of the Year” by ESPN and the “Boxing Writers Association of America”.
- On November 29, 2014, Crawford retained “WBO lightweight title” and won “The Ring and lineal lightweight titles” against Ray Beltran.
- Later on, April 18, 2015, Crawford won the “WBO junior welterweight title” against Thomas Dalmore.
- Crawford retained WBO junior welterweight title against Hank Lundy and Dierry Jean.
- On July 23, 2016, Crawford retained “WBO junior welterweight title” and won WBC, “The Ring and lineal light welterweight titles” against Viktor Postol.
- Crawford retained WBC, WBO, The Ring, and lineal light welterweight titles against John Molina Jr. and Julius Indongo in 2017.
- Crawford then won the WBO welterweight title against Jeff Horn on June 9, 2018, and retained the title against José Benavidez Jr. in the same year.
- On April 20, 2019, Crawford knocked down Amir Khan where the referee stopped the contest after Khan was unable to continue due to an accidental low blow.
Is Terence Crawford Married?
Terence Crawford is not married yet. However, Crawford is in a relationship with his long-term girlfriend, Alindra Person. Alindra and Terence share a happy life with five children: three daughters and two sons.
Currently, Terence resides at Omaha, Nebraska along with his wife and children.
How Much Does Terence Crawford Earn?
The 29 years old boxer, Crawford has a well earned through his career as a professional boxer. Considering all the hard works and time that Crawford has put on his career, he has managed to amass a great fortune of the amount in million dollars through his several boxing matches and wins.
Crawford enjoys his fortune which is estimated to be $7 million with a salary of $1.21 million per bout. Crawford earned $1.3 million in the match against Viktor Postol and a $109 million through his fight against John Molina. With all the fortune in million dollars, Crawford has managed to live a luxurious lifestyle.
How Tall is Terence Crawford?
The tall, dark and handsome hunk, Terence Crawford has a well maintained athletic body physique. Crawford has very dashing looks and dark complexion with black hair and black eyes. Crawford stands tall with a height of 5ft. 8inch.(1.73m) while his body weighs around 68kg(150lbs).
Crawford has a body measurement of 41-29-14 inches with 14 inches as biceps.