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.