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Canelo Alvarez is scheduled to challenge WBA super middleweight titleholder Callum Smith on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
That means he will have fought for major championships at three different weights in his last three fights. He unified three 160-pound titles with his decision over Danny Jacobs in May of last year and won a 175-pound belt by stopping Sergey Kovalev in 11 rounds in November 2019.
No one can question Alvarez’s willingness to challenge himself.
In this video, courtesy of, Alvarez and his trainer Eddy Reynoso give their thoughts on his career and the upcoming challenge as he prepares to face Smith.
2 young fighters compared to Joe Calzaghe and Prince Naseem Hamed will be unleashed Saturday, boxing promoter Frank Warren said
Top tier teenage boxing prospect Dennis McCann is tipped to go far in the sport, potentially following the footsteps of Prince Naseem Hamed.Warren has been in the fight game for decades, nurturing the careers of three British greats Calzaghe, Hamed, Ricky Hatton, as well as the current WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.
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David Morrell vs. Mike Gavronski: how to watch, start time .
Former Cuban amateur standout David Morrell is on a fast track to the big time. Morrell, 22, has had only three pro fights but already is an "interim" titleholder and has his sights set on a legitimate world title shot. The next step comes this Saturday in Los…Morrell, 22, has had only three pro fights but already is an “interim” titleholder and has his sights set on a legitimate world title shot. The next step comes this Saturday in Los Angeles, where Morrell (3-0, 2 KOs) faces veteran Mike Gavronski (26-3-1, 16 KOs) in a scheduled 12-round super middleweight bout.