Floyd Mayweather sees a bright future for Saul Alvarez even though he outclassed the Mexican star on Saturday in Las Vegas. Alvarez was expected to compete with Mayweather, which begs the question: Are there any worthy opponents for the future Hall of Famer?
Floyd Mayweather toyed with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez for 12 rounds, winning a one-sided decision in the eyes of everyone except for the official judges, especially C.J. Ross who somehow scored the bout a draw.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale braved the biggest and craziest weigh-in in boxing history at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Friday to talk to the boisterous fans of Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez before the two stars made weight for their showdown tonight. Watch Mayweather, Alvarez, Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse weigh-in for the mega pay-per-view event.
Saturday’s pay-per-view card headlined by Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul Alvarez has been generating an unbelievable buzz in Las Vegas since early in fight week. The turnout for Friday’s weigh-in is something that had to be seen to be believed.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale reports from Thursday’s Danny Garcia-Lucas Matthysse final press conference at the MGM Grand, where their 140-pound championship bout will support Mayweather-Alvarez on Saturday. Massengale spoke to the champ and his bombastic father/trainer Angel Garcia, Matthysse and Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza.
Final press conference for Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse, as well as undercard fighters Ishe Smith, Carlos Molina, Ashley Theophane and Pablo Cesar Cano. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Pics from Las Vegas as Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez stepped up to the podium for the last time before their fight on Saturday night. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.