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Canelo vs. Chavez Jr: Can Alvarez fight hard for 12 rounds?

By Eric Baldwin: Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) is a strong favorite to hand former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) his third defeat of his career on May 6 in their fight on HBO PPV. Canelo’s promoter Oscar De La Hoya says this is the fight that the boxing […]

Golovkin would fight Chavez Jr. at 168 says Loeffler

By Dan Ambrose: If Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) defeats Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) on May 6, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) would be more than willing to move up to super middleweight to fight him at the full weight of 168 pounds for the division, says his promoter Tom […]

David Lemieux vs. Marcos Reyes on May 6 on HBO PPV

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions has added former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux (37-3, 33 KOs) vs. Marcos Reyes (35-4, 26 KOs) to the May 6th Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fight card on HBO pay-per-view from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Lemieux-Reyes fight will be the co-feature […]

Chavez Jr: I’ll beat Golovkin at 168

By Allan Fox: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2, 32 KOs) is already looking past his next opponent Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) towards a big money fight against unbeaten middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs). Chavez Jr. says he can beat Golovkin if he agrees to come up to 168 to fight […]

Chavez Jr: Canelo is mad because I tell him he’s ducking GGG

By Dan Ambrose: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has recently been enjoying kicking sand in the face of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez by telling the boxing media that he’s ducking a fight against middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. Chavez Jr. says that Canelo is mad at him because he keeps telling the fans that he’s avoiding Golovkin. […]

Chavez Jr. slams Golovkin

By Jim Dower: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. was not impressed with what he saw from Gennady “GGG” Golovkin last Saturday night in his fight on HBO pay-per-view against Daniel Jacobs. Chavez Jr. thinks that Jacobs should have been given the victory over Golovkin because he deserved it more in his opinion. Chavez Jr. says Golovkin […]

Golovkin says Canelo-Chavez Jr. at a catch-weight is “bad for boxing”

By Dan Ambrose: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is not in favor of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) fighting Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) at a catch-weight of 164 ½ pounds for their fight on May 6 on HBO PPV. Golovkin says that fights should be taking place in the traditional weight divisions at […]

Chavez Jr. will knockout Canelo says Carlos Cuadras

By Dan Ambrose: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) will defeat Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) by knockout on May 6, says former WBC super flyweight champion Carlos Cuadras. He’s picking the 6’0” Chavez Jr. to win based on his size and power. Cuadras points out that Chavez Jr. has a powerful liver […]

Canelo must box Golovkin says Richardson

By Dan Ambrose: Trainer Naazim Richardson thinks that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has the punching power and the boxing skills to give middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin a great deal of problems when the two of them encounter each other in the future. Richardson suggests that the Golden Boy Promotions star Canelo should use his boxing […]

Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. tickets on sale for closed circuit viewing at MGM

CLOSED CIRCUIT VIEWING TICKETS AT MGM GRAND BALLROOM FOR CANELO ALVAREZ VS. JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ, JR. GO ON SALE TODAY AT 10 AM PT! CANELO ALVAREZ TO BATTLE JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ, JR. SATURDAY, MAY 6 ON CINCO DE MAYO WEEKEND FROM T-MOBILE ARENA IN LAS VEGAS PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW® LAS VEGAS (March 10, […]

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