Sadam Ali-Liam Smith title fight will accompany Canelo-GGG HBO replay
New junior-middleweight champion Sadam Ali's first title defense after wresting the belt from four-division champion Miguel Cotto will serve as HBO's May 12 complement to its scheduled Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin replay. 2 Bank Accounts That Pay 10x What Your Bank Pays Learn More Sponsored by MyFinance Ali (26-1, 14 knockouts) will meet former champion Liam Smith (26-1-1, 14 KOs) at Turning Stone Resort Casino in New York on a broadcast that begins at 7 p.m. Pacific time.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) is taking some action against Canelo Alvarez.
NSACthat Canelo has been suspended and will have to appear at an April 10 hearing.
Alvarez tested positive for the banned substance clenbuterol during two drug tests in February. Alvarez’s team blamed the positive tests on contaminated meat, which is an explanation used in the past for other Golden Boy Promotions Mexican fighters who have tested positive for the substance.
Alvarez is set to face Gennady Golovkin on May 5 in Las Vegas in a rematch of their September fight, which ended in a draw. During a session with the media this week,as well.
Panthers LB Davis suspended 4 games for PED use .
Linebacker Thomas Davis of the Carolina Panthers announced Friday on Twitter that he has been suspended by the NFL for violating the league's policy for performance-enhancing drugs. The 35-year-old Thomas, who will have to sit out the first four games of the 2018 season, claimed it was an honest mistake."This is by far one of the saddest days of my NFL career," Thomas wrote. "I never thought that this would happen to me. I've worked extremely hard to do things the right way on and off the field. Panther Nation please know that I am not a cheater. "I was informed that I tested positive for a banned substance.