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After his stunning win over Errol Spence Jr back in July, there are few who believe there are any fighters in the welterweight division capable of defeating undisputed champion Terence Crawford.

However, former 147lbs belt holder Danny Garcia has named the rising star in the division who he believes could get the better of ‘Bud.’

When asked by Fight Hub TV if Jaron Ennis was capable of getting the better of ‘Bud,’ Garcia came in with some high praise for the Philadelphia star.

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“Definitely [Ennis can beat Crawford]. He’s got all the tools and he’s got the work ethic for sure. Right now for him, it’s just about timing, because he’s ready.”

“I always tell people he’s like a young hungry lion sitting on the side of the road, waiting for somebody to slip up. His time is real soon though, and once his time comes, he’s going to be at the top for a long time.”

‘Boots’ retained his IBF interim world title with arguably a career best performance against Roiman Villa earlier this month, becoming the first man to stop the game Colombian at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

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It does look uncertain as to whether he will ever land a shot at Terence Crawford, however, with the 35 year old set to move up to light middleweight for a rematch with Spence, after ‘The Truth’ activated a contractual rematch clause.

If Crawford emerges victorious again, it is difficult him returning back down to 147lbs, with the lure of world titles at higher weight classes – plus a potential super fight with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez.

Former champion Keith Thruman also responded to Crawford’s tweet about never fighting for the title. Crawford’s remarks were met with disapproval by Thurman, and he criticized ‘Bud’s’ recent win over Errol Spence.

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Thurman asserted that the thirty-five-year-old had not defeated an established champion when he referred to Spence. Furthermore, Thurman asserted that he would be a dominant force against Spence, whose performance while fighting Terence Crawford remained average.

However, regardless of Garcia and Thurman firing shots back at Crawford, their fights might never happen. In addition, Crawford has set Canelo Alvarez as his next target and has shifted focus from them. He could also rematch Errol Spence if Spence triggers the rematch clause.