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Victor Conte wants Canelo to prove where he got contaminated meat

By Sean Jones: Victor Conte of SNAC Nutrition says he wants to see Saul Canelo Alvarez prove where he purchased his clenbuterol contaminated meat in Mexico so that he can prove that he didn’t intentionally use the banned drug to gain an edge over his opponent Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin for their rematch on May 5. […]

Canelo passes 3rd test for clenbuterol

By Jim Dower: Saul Canelo Alvarez has tested negative for his 3rd consecutive VADA conducted test for the drug clenbuterol, which could potentially get him cleared by the Nevada State Athletic Commission of their investigation and allow him to fight middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin on May 5. … Read

Don Charles talks Canelo failed drug test, wants lifetime ban

By Tim Royner: Trainer Don Charles says Saul Canelo Alvarez’s failed drug test for clenbuterol is inexcusable, and he doesn’t believe that his excuse that he consumed contaminated Mexican beef is an acceptable excuse. … Read

Golovkin not buying Canelo’s excuse about clenbuterol

By Sean Jones: Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin doesn’t believe in Saul Canelo’s excuse that he tested positive for the banned drug clenbuterol by eating meat in Mexico. Golovkin says Canelo is either positive, which he obviously is, or he’s negative. … Read

Canelo looking HUGE training for GGG fight

By Jim Dower: Saul Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) was supposed to have been working on his cardio and presumably thinning down for his rematch against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) on May 5, but he’s looking as big as he was before. Canelo looks fully bulked up in the training […]

Canelo-GGG: Will Alvarez run from Golovkin again?

By Dan Ambrose: Saul Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) surprised a lot of people last September when he chose to get on his bike and use nonstop movement to try and unseat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) on September 16 last year in their highly anticipated mega-fight on HBO PPV at […]

Give Canelo a Break

By Ben Sutherland: Earlier this week the news broke that whilst in training camp, Canelo Alvarez had failed a drugs test. As part of his preparation for his much anticipated rematch with Golovkin, Canelo had submitted himself to testing by anti-doping agency, VADA. It was one of these VADA tests that came back positive. The […]

Sanchez says Canelo used illegal hand wrapping technique for GGG fight

By Sean Jones: Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez states that the Nevada State Athletic Commission allowed Saul Canelo Alvarez to use illegal hand wrapping technique called ‘stacking’ for the previous fight between them on September 16 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. … Read

Sanchez: Canelo’s trainers should know which meats to avoid

By Dan Ambrose: Abel Sanchez says Saul Canelo Alvarez’s trainer Chepo Reynoso should have known which type of meats to avoid eating to prevent being exposed to clenbuterol. Canelo tested positive for the drug in two tests conducted by VADA on February 17th and February while getting ready for his rematch against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion […]

May 5 in Question? Manny’s Future & News & Notes

By Don Smith: Boxing Fans, The recent announcement that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez failed a drug test administered by VADA in February has boxing fans around the world worried. The Mexican superstar boxer was expected to meet Gennady Golovkin in a much hyped rematch at T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 5, Cinco de […]

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