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Omaha native, WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford reportedly in talks to fight Manny Pacquiao

Terence Crawford knocks out Jose Benavidez in the 12th round
Posted at 6:11 PM, Mar 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-30 20:57:20-04

OMAHA (KMTV) — Omaha native and current WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford is reportedly in talks to fight Manny Pacquiao on June 5 in Abu Dhabi.

The Athletic & ESPN have both reported that talks are ongoing for the potential pay-per-view bout.

The 33-year-old Crawford is 37-0 and last fought in November 2020 beating Kell Brook in Las Vegas. Pacquiao, 42, is a 12-time world champion who beat Keith Thurman in his last fight back in July 2019 to win the WBA welterweight title.