Terence Crawford stopped Felix Diaz inside the distance in what proved to be a masterful performance by ‘Bud’.
Terence Crawford vs Felix Diaz ended up to be a dominant display for the man they call ‘Bud’ Crawford, who showed just why so many rate him as one of the very best fighters in the world today – pound for pound.
Crawford displayed an even great variety to his sublime work that wasn’t seen before last night – in that he showed for the first time he is more than capable of fighting excellently from the southpaw stance.
An ominous sign for future opponents to contend with no doubt.
Outside the ring the past 12 months have been at times difficult for Crawford due to various legal issues but you wouldn’t have known last night.
He was as on song as ever.
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Felix Diaz battled bravely in the mid rounds to try his best to get back into the fight, but the Olympic Gold medallist just simply didn’t have the fight game that Crawford had in front of him.
He was just that bit better in every department and ultimately closed the show in round 7 to extend his professional record to 31-0-22KO.
In case you missed the fight here is the moment Terence Crawford stopped Diaz as well as some of the other key video highlights of the bout: