Sport Jeff Horn set to face Terence Crawford

05:36  11 january  2018
05:36  11 january  2018 Source:   Sporting News

Jeff Horn happy to take hard road: Rushton

  Jeff Horn happy to take hard road: Rushton Jeff Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton is comfortable with choosing the hard road instead of taking the easy money on offer against Anthony Mundine.An official announcement is imminent after Horn's camp agreed terms for an April 21 match-up against Crawford, the unbeaten American who is a former world champion in two weight classes and regarded as one of the best active fighters on the planet.

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Jeff Horn has agreed terms to fight Terence Crawford in a WBO welterweight unification bout.

An official announcement could come as early as next week after Horn's camp all but confirmed terms for an April 21 clash against Crawford at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena.

Crawford, an unbeaten American who is a former world champion in two weight classes, is regarded as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters on the planet.

Horn’s trainer Glenn Rushton said the only thing left to was sign the contracts.

"As far as we’re concerned, it’s pretty much a deal," Rushton told AAP.

"But no deal’s done until it’s done, so we just have to cross t’s, dot i’s and actually get this thing locked down."

Mundine hits out at 'white boy' Horn

  Mundine hits out at 'white boy' Horn Anthony Mundine says Australia's latest boxing sensation Jeff Horn is only getting plaudits from the media because he is white.Speaking to News Corp Australia Mundine, who was hoping to fight Horn this year before the 29-year-old elected to head to the United States for his next bout, described him as the 'flavour of the month'.

Horn is now facing a big-money bout against American Terence Crawford , but many fans think it's a mismatch. Jeff Horn stops Gary Corcoran to set up a showdown with Terence Crawford in April. Pacquiao can have a tune-up bout then and await the winner.

Jeff Horn is set for his biggest test yet after the WBO welterweight champion's camp agreed to key terms for a fight against Terence Crawford . Jeff Horn punches Gary Corcoran during the WBO Welterweight Championship bout between Jeff Horn and Gary Corcoran at Brisbane Convention

Jeff Horn celebrates winning the WBO Welterweight Championship bout between Jeff Horn and Gary Corcoran.© Chris Hyde/Getty Images Jeff Horn celebrates winning the WBO Welterweight Championship bout between Jeff Horn and Gary Corcoran. Horn had been tossing up a potential 'easier' $2 million meeting with Anthony Mundine.

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Mundine responded by declaring he would end Horn's ’10 minutes of fame’ if the former schoolteacher agreed to the lucrative fight but, after negotiations with Bob Arum's Top Rank, Horn has now opted to take on Crawford, who was the mandatory fight following Horn's win over Gary Corcoran.

However, most boxing fans expect 30-year-old Crawford to easily account for Horn and take his world championship after moving up to the 66.68kg limit.

Horn defeated Englishman Corcoran in Brisbane last month in his first title defence, and is yet to resume training after his wife gave birth to their first child just before the New Year.

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