This Saturday, May 8, the bell will ring for ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders to measure themselves in the boxing ring.
Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez returns to the ring to face one of his biggest threats in recent years. Billy Joe Saunder will face the Mexican fighter this Saturday, May 8, from the Dallas Cowboys stadium in Arlington, Texas.
‘Canelo’ enters the fight as super middleweight champion of the World Boxing Association, the World Boxing Council championship, and the scepter of The Ring magazine, while Billy Joe Saunders has in his possession the World Organization belt of Boxing.
The only scepter that is not at stake in the fight this coming Saturday is that of The Ring magazine, but the other titles of the WBA , WBC and WBO will be played within the ring. In case of winning, ‘Canelo’ would go up one more step in being the undisputed champion of the division, since only Caleb Plant would remain to achieve it.
Left-handed in his guard and undefeated in his record, is Billy Joe Saunders, who will come to the fight against ‘Canelo’ in search of increasing his victims to 31. He has never seen defeat and has on his record with 12 victories by knockout and 3 of his last 5 fights he has won by unanimous decision.
‘Canelo’ Alvarez has only seen one defeat in his career, against Floyd Mayweather and 2 draws, against GGG and against Jorge Juárez early in his career. 34 fights via chloroform in the Mexican’s career and with 2 knockouts in his last 5 fights, in addition to a retirement victory for the opponent.
How, when, and where to see the fight of ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders live?
This coming Saturday, May 8, we will be able to see ‘Canelo’ Alvarez face Billy Joe Sanders from AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys in Arlington, Texas. This fight will be special due to the fact that it will be the event with the largest number of fans after the COVID-19 pandemic, around 70 thousand fans are expected.
The event schedule is scheduled to start at 7:00 pm, the ‘Canelo’ fight is scheduled to begin at 10:00 pm, but will be subject to the results of previous contests.
For the transmission of the event you will be able to tune into the Televisa and TV Azteca television stations, specifically on channel 5 and channel 7, respectively. You can also subscribe to DAZN to enjoy the event.