“When you think you can’t go on, and you keep persevering anyway…” That was what Max Kellerman said about the fierce Junior Middleweight contender James Kirkland after he destroyed the heavily favored Alfredo Angulo in November of 2011. Kirkland, a contender resembling Iron Mike Tyson via his puncher style and ensemble, inspired Kellerman. But it […]
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 […]
24-year-old light-middleweight inks exclusive long-term deal with award-winning premium cable network LOS ANGELES (Sept. 23, 2014)-Golden Boy Promotions Founder Oscar de la Hoya, HBO Sports PresidentKen Hershman, and superstar boxer Canelo Álvarez today announced a major new agreement to showcase the fan-favorite fighter’s matches on HBO Sports. “For all of my career, I have wanted […]
Boxing superstar Saul Canelo Alvarez, Oscar de la Hoya of Golden Boy Promotion and HBO Sports President Ken Hershman will announce a newly signed deal. The deal was to air Canelo’s future fights on HBO network. Yes you read it right! Canelo Alvarez’s upcoming fights will be back on HBO — the network where Canelo […]
The 23 year old, Saul Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KO) wins split decision over Cuban slickster Erislandy Lara (19-2-2, 12 KO). Judge Roth scored it 115-113 for Lara, Moretti 115-113 for Canelo and Martinez 117-111 for Canelo. It was a close fight that if you have to score; the outcome will depend on which four […]
Boxing Babe discussed about Saul Canelo’s statement during the press conference on how he will going to beat Lara on Saturday Night.
Photo Credit: Esther Lin / SHOWTIME and Tom Hogan/Golden Boy Promotions Canelo vs Lara weigh in photos and weights Final Weights PPV: Saul Canelo Alvarez 155 Ibs. vs Erislandy Lara 155 Ibs. Junior Middleweight (155 Catch weight) 12 Rounds Abner Mares 126.5 Ibs. vs Jonathan Oquendo 126.5 Ibs. Featherweight, 10 Rounds Juan Manuel Lopez 130 Ibs. vs Francisco […]
Shosports released a video: “Canelo vs. Lara: Common Opponents Highlight Challenges Ahead” that discussed the common opponents of Canelo and Lara. Both men faces common opponents in hard hitting, pressure fighter Alfredo Angulo and slick boxer Austin Trout. Canelo and Lara both won against these opponents but in a totally different style. The style of […]
Photo Credit: Gene Blevins/Hogan Photos and Esther Lin/SHOWTIME The most awaited fight on Saturday night, the clash between top junior middleweight, Saul Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy had a media workout earlier today. Above are the photos during the workout. The bout will be on Saturday night at the MGM Grand live via SHOWTIME PPV.
Credit: Esther Lin/SHOWTIME and Gene Blevins/Hogan Photos The fighters for the much anticipated junior middleweight clash between Mexican Saul Canelo Alvarez and Cuba’s Erislandy Lara finally arrived at the venue and made their Grand Arrival at the MGM Grand Hotel. Here are what the fighters had said during the Grand Arrivals: Saul Canelo Alavarez “Erislandy Lara […]