Arena Shows in NYC This Month - April 2019April 13, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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There are few things as memorable as an arena show, let alone a show at Madison Square Garden, Barclays Center, or any of NYC's other famed big-scale venues. Catch your favorite performers in some of New York City's most iconic concert spaces by checking out City Guide's calendar for arena shows happening this month in NYC.
Top Rank Boxing: Terence Crawford v Amir Khan - Madison Square Garden
April 20, 2019 - New York
World Championship Boxing returns to Madison Square Garden on Saturday, April 20th as two of the sport's biggest stars face off in the year's most anticipated welterweight showdown when TERENCE "Bud" CRAWFORD puts his WBO Welterweight World Title on the line against the pride of Bolton, England, AMIR "King" KHAN. Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs), from Omaha, Neb., is ranked by many experts as the world's best fighter, a switch-hitting dynamo who has reigned supreme in three weight classes. Crawford made history when he unified all four 140-pound titles in 2017 before moving up to Welterweight. Crawford will be stepping into The Garden's famed Boxing ring for the third time in his career. Khan (33-4, 20 KOs) burst into the public consciousness at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens when, at 17 years of age, he captured a silver medal for Great Britain. The lightning quick former unified 140-pound champion has won seven of his last eight bouts as he prepares to take on the pound-for-pound king in a legacy-defining superfight. Before the main event, a pair of 21-year-old wunderkinds — Teofimo Lopez and Shakur Stevenson — will look to steal the show in their respective co-feature bouts. Steve... (read more)