Canelo Alvarez was his usual confident, impassive self while Amir Khan vowed he’d upset the odds and achieve his dream on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Some mighty fine suits were on display as Canelo Alvarez, Amir Khan and Co. gave their final thank-you’s before Saturday’s event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
From THE RING Magazine: Amir Khan’s path to Canelo Alvarez has been lined with critics and cynics, but he hasn’t doubted himself along the way and won’t start now.
The Cinderella story that played out on the soccer field in the U.K. earlier this week is inspiring underdog Amir Khan to beat the odds against Canelo Alvarez on Saturday.
Anthony Joshua has signed an agreement with Showtime for the network to exclusively carry the heavyweight titleholders on U.S. airwaves.
A loss will remain on Randy Petalcorin’s record despite mistakes made by the referee that resulted in Petalcorin getting no credit for knockdowns against Omari Kimweri.
The crowd was there to greet Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan as they and the other fighters on Saturday’s card passed the point of no return.
Anselmo Moreno kept his title contention hopes alive by administering a master-class boxing lesson against Thai veteran Suriyan Sor Rungvisai in Panama City.
Action shots from The Forum, where Gennady Golovkin made short work of Dominic Wade and Roman Gonzalez made longer-than-expected work of McWilliams Arroyo.
Roman Gonzalez defended his RING and WBC flyweight titles with a near-shutout unanimous decision over very game challenger McWilliams Arroyo on Saturday.
In his first title defense on home soil in seven years, Nonito Donaire knocked Hungarian contender Zsolt Bedak down three times en route to a third-round TKO.
After three losses in four fights, Devon Alexander was scanned and screened in every way but ultimately decided the issues holding him back were in his mind.
Carl Frampton will defend his 122-pound titles against Leo Santa Cruz this July at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, according to Frampton’s promoter.
Weigh-in shots for Saturday’s show at the Forum in Inglewood, California, starring pound-for-pounders Gennady Golovkin and Roman Gonzalez.