WBO Junior Welterweight Championship Terence Crawford vs Hank Lundy full fight result, recap, replay date February 27, 2016. The competing title ‘WBO World super lightweight’ Place: MSG. Location: New York, NY.
Terence Crawford delivered again on Saturday night, successfully defending his WBO junior welterweight title with a fifth-round stoppage of Hank Lundy in New York.
- Main Event Match: Terence Crawford vs. Henry Lundy.
- Titles: WBO World super lightweight.
- Date: February 27, 2016.
- Place: MSG.
- Location: New York, NY.
- Network: Showtime.
- Commission: NY State Athletic.
- Promoters: Top Rank.
- Full Fight Card:
- Terence Crawford vs. Henry Lundy
- Felix Verdejo vs. William Silva
- Sean Monaghan vs. Janne Forsman
- Mike Reed vs. Marco Antonio Lopez
- Julian Rodriguez vs. King Daluz
- Christopher Diaz vs. Angel Luna
- Emmanuel Taylor vs. Wilfredo Acuna
Lundy group discussion at Chase sq. at Madison sq. Garden in NY Town.
The unbeaten Omaha native defended his junior welterweight championship on Saturday night with a scintillating fifth-round TKO of Hank Lundy before a sellout crowd of 5,092 at the Theater of Madison Square Garden.
Crawford, began his title reign once he entirely out-classed Scotland’s Ricky Burns in his own yard in March 2014 to win the WBO World lightweight title. He then saw off unbeaten Cuban Yuriorkis Gamboa, a former Olympic Gold medallist, in 9 rounds within the initial title defense in Gregorian calendar month before outpointing powerful Mexican and former world title contestant Raymundo Beltran in Gregorian calendar month in his second title defense.
“Bud” started 2015 by stepping up to super-lightweight and destroying range 2 hierarchical challenger Thomas Dulorme to capture the Vacant WBO Crown with a sixth spherical stoppage in Gregorian calendar month, followed by a primary title defence against the powerful American based mostly European and range 2 hierarchical contestant Dierry Jean in 10 rounds last Gregorian calendar month.
His contestant, Lundy, hails from the mean streets of metropolis and brings the old skool fight mentality of the greats World Health Organization have initiate of the fighting town like Bernard Hopkins and Joe Frazier, into his face-off against Crawford.
Never to back faraway from a fight, his contestant “Hammerin” Lundy has defeated former world champions as well as David Bartholomeu Dias and Richar Abril moreover as contenders Olusegan Ajose, St. Patrick Williams, Dannie Williams and Angelo Santana in his 32-fight career with twenty six wins, 5 losses, one draw and thirteen knockouts. In his last fight he captured the blood cell Continental light-weight title with a fifth spherical stoppage of Michael Assat Velasquez and is rated range eight within the world by the organisation.
Crawford would be a legitimate favorite over the other pugilist fighter within the world nowadays.
(Full Fight Result: Terence Crawford vs Hank Lundy Full Fight)
Terence Crawford defeated Henry Lundy via 5th round TKO – February 27, 2016.