Golden Boy boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya recently penned a scathing open letter criticizing the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor matchup saying it’s a “lose-lose” situation for the fans and it could irreparably hurt the sport of boxing. “Only we can shut the circus down by making it clear that we won’t pay to see a … Read more
UFC President Dana White was a guest on The Ryen Russillo Show to promote UFC 211 and gave an update on the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather boxing match currently in the works. White still believes the deal will get done but the September date they were hoping for is now off the table due to a … Read more
At first blush, the May 6 fight in Las Vegas between Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. looks fairly competitive. But the Intertops sportsbook has odds for them, review them here, and you’ll see it doesn’t look good for Chavez. At press time, Canelo is a chunky –800 favorite, meaning you’ll have to bet … Read more
Mexican born Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (42-1-1, 31 KO) and Cuba’s Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KO) will square off in a 12-round 155-pound bout tonight (July 12th) live on Showtime Pay-Per-View from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. ProMMAnow.com will have LIVE results and round-by-round updates of all the action. The PPV card kicks off at … Read more
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara stood face-to-face Friday afternoon at the weigh-ins for Saturday night’s (July 12th) “Honor & Glory” Showtime Pay-Per-View card being held at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Canelo (43-1-1) and Lara (19-1-2) both weighed in at exactly 155 pounds for their light middleweight non-title bout. Vegas oddsmakers have Canelo … Read more
[ads1]On Saturday, July 12, 23-year-old Mexican boxing superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1) will face 31-year-old rising star from Cuba, Erislandy Lara (19-1-2), in a light middleweight bout live on Pay-Per-View from MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Go behind the scenes in this second episode of All Access and get to know more about Canelo … Read more
On Saturday, July 12, 23-year-old Mexican boxing superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1) will face 31-year-old rising star from Cuba, Erislandy Lara (19-1-2), in a light middleweight bout live on Pay-Per-View from MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Canelo rebounded from a decision loss to Floyd Mayweather in September of last year with a tenth … Read more
Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather (45-0) will return to the ring on Saturday night when he faces Marcos Maidana (35-3) in Las Vegas, Nevada, at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. Maidana is coming off a dominating win over Adrian Broner in his last fight in which he won the WBA welterweight title. Maidana is a similar fighter like Canelo Alvarez who Mayweather bested via unanimous decision in his last outing.
Floyd Mayweather (44-0) and Saul “El Canelo” Alvarez (42-0-1) put their undefeated records on the line this evening at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in a 152-pound catchweight bout for Canelo’s WBC and Ring Light Middleweight Titles. The WBA Super Light Middleweight Title is also on the line. Someone’s “0” has got to go and ProMMAnow.com will bring you the round-by-round, blow-by-blow commentary on all the action. Stick with us for what is sure to be one of THE biggest boxing matches of 2013.
Now this is a weigh-in. Fans began lining up at midnight Thursday to get in to watch Friday’s weigh-ins for Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez. The MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas was packed full of over 12,000 fans, not yet even for the fight — just for the weigh-ins. If it was this electric for the weigh-ins, just imagine what the fight is going to be like.