Crawford Porter PPV Flops - Only 135,000 buys

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by shadow111, Nov 25, 2021.

  1. Sheikh

    Sheikh Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jun 4, 2007
    All of Crawfords ppv have done terribly. Poor numbers
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  2. Pimp C

    Pimp C Free The Guys! F 12 & Goofies Stay Dangerous! Full Member

    Jun 23, 2005
    Horrible promotion. Another reason why Crawford left arum.
  3. Charlie Stewart

    Charlie Stewart Most Merciful Full Member

    Feb 5, 2019
    Boxing promotion is poor and very dated. We haven’t had a single new star in the sport for a long long time now.
  4. Reg

    Reg Boxing Addict Full Member

    Feb 5, 2016
    Crawford interviews are stale but in the lead up to Porter the footage of him in his camp was fun to watch. When Crawford is socializing with his mates he has plenty of personality.
  5. fitzroy boy_iron mike

    fitzroy boy_iron mike Active Member Full Member

    Oct 26, 2005
    With respect, do you know what charisma is?
  6. Hanz Cholo

    Hanz Cholo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 11, 2012
    It could be his safety 1st approach/performance to close out his 1st PPV vs Postal..

    I know that was his 1st PPV
    & while he dominated Postal, it was a lack luster stanky finish to his PPV debut.

    this was the first PPV I bought for bud since that fight & it was on the strength that he was fighting porter, why I purchased it.

    he needs to finish his fights this way
    Since he lacks both the Mayweather “villian” / de la hoya “golden boy” charisma.
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  7. miniq

    miniq Big Stiff Idiot Full Member

    Oct 23, 2011
    Who lives in cage under Bob's desk

    Terence Crawford
  8. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    Sep 15, 2009
    Tbf it wasn't PPV in the uk.
  9. Braindamage

    Braindamage Baby Face Beast Full Member

    Oct 1, 2011
    So! What matters is how he performs in the ring. Which he does very well. Only 2 maybe 3 other fighters perform on his level or higher right now. He's a fighter, nothing more, nothing less. Honestly, he doesn't need a fan like you supporting him anyway. Don't tune in, don't buy. He'll be Ok.
  10. Olu G. Rotimi

    Olu G. Rotimi Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    May 29, 2007
    I agree with you.
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  11. timeout

    timeout Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 15, 2010
    Because they knew nobody would pay for it.
  12. exocet76

    exocet76 Active Member Full Member

    Feb 28, 2012
    Yes but Masvidal had a highlight reel KO of Askren and utilised that by being good on the mic and having some charisma. He's a nearly man but he can still sell a fight. Crawford is about as interesting as watching grass grow. Until he fights Spence he doesn't have a signature win. and no Porter wasn't it.
  13. lufcrazy

    lufcrazy requiescat in pace Full Member

    Sep 15, 2009
    Who cares, it was free to watch.
  14. fitzroy boy_iron mike

    fitzroy boy_iron mike Active Member Full Member

    Oct 26, 2005
    Its called responding to the thread. Read the thread title wallflower
  15. chacal

    chacal F*** the new normal Full Member

    Jun 21, 2015
    And I would add that he did this poor job on purpose. His way of saying "**** you, crawford".

    You can ask nicholas walters if arum is able or not to **** a fighter's career for vengeance or not.

    A dunken ****** would make a good product out of crawford, let alone a promoter as experienced as Arum. If he didnt do it it is clearly because he didnt want to. Arum is a POS.

    edit: how the **** can ****** be a forbidden word??? it's an animal for god's sake!
    Last edited: Nov 25, 2021
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