It was billed as a battle but what fans mostly saw was a one-sided beating as Canelo Alvarez thoroughly dominated countryman Alfredo Angulo en route to a 10th-round stoppage.
Leo Santa Cruz defeated Cristian Mijares by a unanimous decision to retain his WBC junior featherweight title on the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo card Saturday in Las Vegas.
RingTV.com will have a live, round-by-round blog of tonight’s junior middleweight bout between Canelo Alvarez and Alfredo Angulo at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Check here for updates once the card begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Photos from the scales the day before ‘Toe to Toe’ at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Canelo Alvarez, Alfredo Angulo and others weigh in.
Alfredo Angulo’s trainer, Virgil Hunter, said he’s got a feeling Saturday’s event will be more about what the fighters do in the ring than what is said in the corners, and implored the referee to “just let them go.”
Canelo Alvarez, Alfredo Angulo and other combatants on the ‘Toe to Toe’ card squared off onstage for the last time before Saturday’s opening bell at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Watch highlights of the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo press conference in Los Angeles and a one-on-one interview with “El Perro,” who says he’s ready for a real fight with Canelo on March 8.