In a brief press release from Golden Boy Promotions, Saul Canelo Alvarez (41-1-1, 31KO’s) withdraws from his his December 6 bout against Joshua Clottey (38-4, 22 KOs) at Minute Maid Park in Houston.
Canelo’s withdrawal of the said bout is due to a persistent ankle injury.
Canelo Alvarez must withdraw from his December 6 bout. He thanks his fans for their support and looks forward to big things in 2015 on HBO.
Golden Boy Promotions and HBO are reviewing their options for the December 6 date.” according to the press release.
The scheduled bout is supposed to be Canelo’s first fight under the new HBO contract. Recently Canelo signed a massive contract with HBO Sports.