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Canelo vs. Golovkin

Another contender is in the blend to secure the profoundly expected battle between Mexican genius Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) and IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs).


The battle was authoritatively declared a weekend ago, after Canelo’s twelve round choice win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

The date is September sixteenth, amid Mexican Independence Day end of the week, and the settings are arranging to get the battle.

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As indicated by Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya, who advances Canelo, an offer was exhibited by Magic Johnson, Dodgers CFO Tucker Kain and Lon Rosen, the group’s official VP of showcasing and correspondences.

“I can’t uncover points of interest, however Magic Johnson made an extremely decent offer. It’s a decent bundle I need to consider,” De La Hoya told the Los Angeles Times. “I like the way that we were both in the ’92 Olympics, that we’re both L.A. young men, that we’re both business visionaries and that we’re both companions. In this way, it’s exceptionally fascinating. From all that I know at this moment, Magic and the Dodgers are leaders. It’s an energizing battle. Everybody needs it. Canelo vs Golovkin Fight Enchantment said to me, ‘This is the battle that will bring boxing back.'”

Dallas Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones has pledged to secure the challenge for AT&T Stadium in Texas, while the MGM Resorts needs the challenge for T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Canelo vs Golovkin Canelo has featured two of the three boxing occasions that were arranged at T-Mobile since the setting opened up in mid 2016.

Rationale would show that Las Vegas and Texas have within track, since Nevada and Texas wouldn’t require the contenders to pay any pay assess. In any case, California controllers will make certain acclimations to secure the challenge for their state. Canelo vs Golovkin Live

“Expenses are an enormous issue, yet I’m certain there’s something to be done to get a break,” De La Hoya said to the paper.

Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Live Stream on PPV, Saturday, May 6, from Las Vegas

Canelo vs Chavez,Jr.Flipps Media has announced that it will stream the May 6th super fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Julio Cesar “JC” Chavez, Jr., live on pay per view in the United States and Canada, starting at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT, from sold-out T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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“Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr.,” promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, is available to watch in HD in English and Spanish on the www.Canelo-Chavez.com website for a suggested retail price of $69.99.

Boxing fans can watch the entire PPV card, headlined by the Alvarez-Chavez, Jr. 12-round fight being contested at a catch-weight of 164 ½ pounds, live on the www.Canelo-Chavez.com website from any computer or mobile device. All supporting events including the Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. press conference, weigh-in, and undercard fights will be streamed live globally free on the www.Canelo-Chavez.com website, the FITE.tv web site and on the FITE app available for iOS and Android devices.

“We’re thrilled to host the biggest boxing event of the year, Canelo vs. Chavez Jr.,” said Flipps Media Co-founder and CEO, Kosta Jordanov. “With this amazing PPV card, the English and Spanish HD feeds, and top boxing experts in the live chat, this will be an amazing night for all fans!” Canelo vs Chavez

“Our team here at Golden Boy Promotions has been working with Flipps Media for over a year now and we are thrilled that they are helping make this ‘can’t miss fight’ available to an even wider boxing fan base,” said Golden Boy Promotions Founder and CEO, Oscar De La Hoya. Canelo vs Chavez Fight

The “Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr.” PPV card is loaded with exciting knockout artists, with eight of the main card fighters having a combined record of 272-18-2 with 194 knockouts, highlighted by the Alvarez-Chavez, Jr. cumulative record of 98-3-2 with 66 stoppages. Canelo vs Chavez Jr

Alvarez vs. Chavez, Jr. is one of the most anticipated fights, easily a Fight of the Year candidate, featuring two of the highest-profile Mexican warriors, fighting on Cinco de Mayo weekend.

Twenty-six year-old Alvarez (40-1-1, 34 KOs) is the reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) world junior middleweight and The Ring magazine middleweight champion. The wildly popular fighter is moving up in weight to fight Chavez, Jr., who has dropped back down from light heavyweight.

Alvarez is 10-1 (6 KOs) in world title bouts, in addition to being 11-1 (4 KOs) in fights against current or past world champions: Shane Mosley, Miguel Cotto, Amir Khan, Miguel Vasquez (twice), Carlos Manuel Baldomir, Lovemore N’dou, Kermit Cintron, Austin Trout, Erislandy Lara and Liam Smith.

The son of legendary Hall of Famer Julio Cesar Chavez, Chavez, Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) is a former World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight world champion. He has defeated world champions such as Carlos Molina, Sebastian Zbik and Andy Lee during his 13 ½ year professional career. Canelo vs Chavez Live

In his first pro loss, Chavez Jr. lost a 12-round decision to Sergio Gabriel Martinez, who survived a final round knockdown as Chavez tried to finish off the famed Argentinian.

The 10-round co-feature also has explosive potential as middleweights David Lemieux (37-3, 33 KOs) and Marcos “Dorado” Reyes (35-4, 26 KOs) have a higher combined knockout percentage than Alvarez-Chavez. Jr.

Lemieux, 28, is a highly skilled fighter from Montreal and a former International Boxing Federation (IBF) middleweight world champion. He is 12-1 in his last 13 fights, since his loss to unified world middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.

At stake for Lemieux is a possible throw-down with “Canelo” later this year. The Canadian slugger has quality victories over Curtis Stevens, Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam, Gabe Rosado, Fernando Guerrero. Lemieux is currently world rated among the top seven middleweights by all four major sanctioning bodies – WBO & WBC #4, WBA #5 and IBF #7 — as well as No. 3 by (independent) The Ring.

Reyes, fighting out of Chihuahua, Mexico, went the distance in 2015 with Chavez, Jr., in a loss by way of 10-round unanimous decision. Reyes is a former WBC FECOMBOX middleweight and Mexican light middleweight champion.