Two days before the title fight between Canelo Alvarez and Liam Smith, a grim scenario has surfaced which could lead to Smith walking away from the scheduled title fight if Alvarez fails to make the contracted weight of 154 pounds.
Less than three weeks before his ring date with IBF light middleweight titlist Liam Smith, Mexican boxing star Canelo Alvarez continues to suffer backlash from boxing fans about his decision to pick Smith over Gennady Golovkin for his next fight.
Former WBA, WBO and IBF welterweight champion Antonio Margarito won't land a lucrative fight against WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez after outpointing Canelo's brother Ramon last Aug. 13 at the Baja California Center, Rosarito Beach, Mexico.
Boxing fans will have to wait until next year to watch the most-awaited fight between Mexican boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez and Ukraine's rising star Gennady Golovkin as both fighters have decided to face separate opponents for their fights this year.
It took Saul "Canelo" Alvarez five rounds to find his range against the fast-moving Amir Khan as he unleashed a big right hand to Khan's face in the sixth round when the 29-year-old Briton failed to raise his left hand to block Alvarez's power shot.
Former WBA and IBF light welterweight titlist Amir Khan has returned to the fold of his former promoter Golden Boy Promotions to face Mexican boxing superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on May 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Hall of Fame Trainer Freddie Roach isn't going to settle for a win on points when his new-found talent Miguel Cotto collides with Mexican star Saul "Canelo" Alvarez Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada
An impressive win by Brandon Rios over Timothy Bradley next Saturday, Nov. 7 at the Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, could land him lucrative fight against Mexican boxing star Canelo Alvarez in pay-per-view (PPV) event early next year.
The upcoming fight between Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico and Canelo Alvarez of Mexico scheduled for Nov. 21 could eclipse the pay-per-view (PPV) record of the Mayweather-Dela Hoya fight of 2007 if the PPV price is fair and affordable.
The highly-anticipated super fight between Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez of Mexico is now official and is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Nov. 21.
The knockout of Daniel Geale was not a total surprise in light of the record of Kos by Gennady Golovkin. The exception being this was against a previous champion and closed the door on avoiding Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin “Triple G” in the future.
Boxing fans can look forward to a great boxing event over the weekend at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Nevada featuring five major matches led by Canello Alvatrez of Mexico and Cuban fighter Erislandy Lara.
On September 14, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will face unbeaten Floyd Mayweather, Jr. at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as the underdog in the Showtime weekend boxing event for the WBA light middleweight title.
Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) CEO Richard Schaefer is looking at more than 2.4 million in pay-per-view sales for the upcoming fight between pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and WBA/WBC light middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez of Mexico.
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If there was concern for Shane Mosley after his loss to Manny Pacquiao his showing on the Mayweather Cotto undercard answered any questions. Canelo Alvarez let Naazim Richardson know it was time to avoid training Mosley for any future fights.
Unbeaten Mexican boxer Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has retained his WBC light welterweight title by beating former welterweight champion Shane Mosley via a unanimous decision in a lopsided match at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.