Terence Crawford defeats Amir Khan to retain WBO welterweight title – since it happened
Amir Khan is floored in the first round of Saturday’s fight. Photograph: Andrew Couldridge/Action Images via Reuters
at 12.37am EDT
The fighters are announced. They’re getting their final instructions from your referee. The seconds are out. We’ll get it with round-by-round commentary from here!
The fighters are responsible for their entrances. First it’s Khan, making his option to the ring inside a white robe with red trim as Eminem’s Unafraid plays at ear-splitting volumes. Now it’s Crawford, the three-weight champion and runaway favorite, striding confidently from the tunnel inside of a white robe with gold trim to Jay Z’s Encore.