Terence Crawford and Thomas Dulorme went face-to-face in Texas on Thursday ahead of their clash on Saturday night at the University of Texas.
The pair will battle it out for the vacant WBO super lightweight title recently taken from former holder Chris Algieri who has been stipulated to face the winner.
Should Algieri lose to Amir Khan on May 29 though, the manadatory obligation will be void and the next champion will be free for a voluntary defense.
Terence Crawford v THOMAS DULORME from the COLLEGE PARK CENTER AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS ARLINGTON on HBO Boxing After Dark. The event will be part of a terrific split site doubleheader on HBO starting at 9:45 p.m. (ET/PT).