Canelo Alvarez defended his RING and WBC middleweight belts with a sixth-round knockout of Amir Khan on Saturday in Las Vegas.
The night was chilly but lightweights Petr Petrov and Marvin Quintero each fought with a fire lit under them until Petrov earned a sixth-round TKO victory on Friday.
Photos from the weigh-in for the middleweight (at a 155-pound catchweight) championship fight between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan.
David Lemieux and Glen Tapia will fight at the crossroads on Saturday, and Lemieux says he’ll be taking lessons learned from his loss to GGG with him.
Ongoing drug-testing situations are mucking up the process, but several fights — including an upset loss by our No. 1-rated junior lightweight — affected the RING Ratings this week.
David Lemieux and Glen Tapia were among the undercard fighters who stood side-by-side at the final press conference before Saturday’s Canelo-Khan show.
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.