Bad Business Makes Canelo Alvarez A Lonely Boy

How is it that boxing's biggest active attraction and money generator, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, can't seem to find an opponent for his upcoming May 2 fight date? Blame bad business for that. "There have been multiple offers out there," Alvarez promoter Oscar De La Hoya recently told DAZN's Chris Mannix. "They're all on the

Canelo Alvarez Angling for Fighter of the Decade with Kovalev Win

Tom Hogan-Hoganphotos/ Golden Boy There’s going to be some tough competition for the award, but Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (52-1-2, 35 KOs) just may be one win away from being named boxing’s Fighter of the Decade. If the Mexican-born superstar and current middleweight champ manages to defeat WBO light heavyweight titlist Sergey

Khan Claims Canelo Glove Manipulation Led To KO Loss

Back in May of 2016, former two-belt junior welterweight champ Amir Khan was knocked out cold by Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in a bid for the Mexican’s WBC middleweight title. He’s now, only recently, coming forward with an explanation for that brutal KO. Apparently, at least according to him, Canelo’s gloves had a lot to

Was Canelo-Kovalev Fixed?

Um…yeah…What the hell kind of nonsense has been going on in the two days since Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s eleventh-round KO of Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas? Personally, I thought the oddest, most off-putting takeaway from the event was DAZN’s eagerness to be cuckolded by the UFC. You know, making

Canelo, Kovalev, and What Lies Ahead

by Caryn A. Tate On Saturday night in Las Vegas, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs) defeated former two-time world champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-4-1, 29 KOs) via TKO (technical knockout) to win Kovalev’s WBO world light heavyweight title. There was a time, not long ago, when the prospect of the

Boxing Needs To Continue During Coronavirus Crisis

The Coronavirus pandemic crisis has changed the way lives are lived and the sport of boxing has not escaped its reach. Fight cards featuring Shakur Stevenson, Vergil Ortiz Jr., Michael Conlan, and James Kirkland (among others) have already been cancelled or postponed. The highly-anticipated Regis Prograis-Maurice Hooker bout on April 17 has just been