Makabu vows to KO Canelo as Mexican admits he will give away 20lbs in title fight

Ilunga Makabu has told Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez moving up to cruiserweight is a big mistake and insists he will ‘100 per cent’ knock the pound-for-pound king out. Canelo, the undisputed super-middleweight world champion, has taken the bold decision to move up another division in an attempt to become a five-weight champion. WBCBoxing (Twitter) Makabu will […]

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‘He’s going to get so f***ed up’ – Canelo vs Plant predicted by biggest names

WBA (Super), WBC, WBO, and The Ring super middleweight champion Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and IBFsuper middle champion Caleb Plant meet this weekend, November 6, to determine who is the undisputed super-middleweight champion. Plant is unbeaten in his career with a record of 21-0 and 12 knockouts. This is undoubtedly a step up in quality for […]

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Canelo says Wilder was KO’d by Fury because ‘he doesn’t know how to move his head’

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez believes Deontay Wilder’s inability to ‘move the head’ cost him dearly in his third and final fight with Tyson Fury. The ‘Bronze Bomber’ was knocked out in the 11th round of a pulsating WBC heavyweight title bout to cap an outstanding trilogy that has been described by some as the greatest. AFP […]

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Saunders can be inspired by UFC legend Bisping after eye injury caused by Canelo

Billy Joe Saunders may well feel as though the world is conspiring against him right now. The former WBO super-middleweight world champion surrendered his title in a unification bout with pound-for-pound great Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on Saturday night in Texas. Getty Trainer Mark Tibbs had no option but to pull Saunders out of the fight […]

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Tyson Fury’s reaction to Canelo stopping Billy Joe Saunders caught on camera

Tyson Fury was caught on camera grimacing after Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez broke close friend Billy Joe Saunders’ eye socket on Saturday night. The ‘Gypsy King’ flew to Texas to support his compatriot in his quest to pull off one of the biggest upset wins by a Brit against the pound-for-pound great. Ed Mulholland/Matchroom Tyson Fury […]

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‘F*** you’ – Canelo involved in furious confrontation after Saunders win

Demetrius Andrade was involved in a furious war of words with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez after his crushing victory against Billy Joe Saunders on Saturday night. More than 73,000 people were in attendance for the highly-anticipated fight, which began with Saunders exploding out of the blocks with a ton of energy, but failing to land a […]

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‘Canelo to get a boxing lesson’ – Fury, Mayweather, Tyson and more predict fight

The battle to be crowned the best super-middleweight boxer on the planet takes place tonight when Billy Joe Saunders attempts to topple the pound-for-pound king Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez. Britain’s Saunders, who holds the WBO strap in the 168lbs division, is out to take Mexican superstar Canelo’s WBA, WBC and Ring Magazine titles when the meet […]

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What it’s like to share a ring with Canelo from those who have felt his power

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is possibly the biggest star in the world of boxing and possesses an aura and presence which transcends sport. A global icon and a powerhouse in the business world, the Mexican sits firmly at the top of the pound-for-pound list and is zoned in on becoming a billionaire before too long. Michelle […]

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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez told Mike Tyson he doesn’t regard Floyd Mayweather defeat as a real loss and plans to continue fighting for another seven years ahead of Billy Joe Saunders bout

Canelo Alvarez stands alone as boxing’s biggest star. At 30 years old, he has a phenomenal 55-1-2 record – his two draws coming against Jorge Juarez in just his fifth fight and the classic Gennady Golovkin battle. Ed Mulholland/Matchroom Canelo has the WBA and WBC super-middleweight titles in his possession However, the only loss he […]

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Jorge Masvidal confirms blockbuster bout for UFC return – but refuses to rule out Canelo fight

Jorge Masvidal has confirmed he will be returning to UFC action later this year, but has not ruled out making a move into the world of boxing. ‘Gamebred’ last fought at UFC 251 on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi when he was comprehensively beaten by Kamaru Usman. Getty Images – Getty Masvidal has confirmed he […]

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