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Canelo out of Dec. 6 fight w/ ankle injury

Although the bout was never made official, the proposed Dec. 6 fight date for Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has been called off due to the former 154-pound champ having a nagging injury. Golden Boy put out a press release Monday night announcing the cancellation. “Due to a persistent ankle injury, Canelo Alvarez must withdraw from his Dec. 6 bout. He thanks his fans for their support...
Via Fight Hub TV
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez Pulls Out Of December Bout Citing Injury

LOS ANGELES, CA – If you were anxiously awaiting Canelo Alvarez’s December debut on HBO under his new agreement you’ll have to continue waiting. Today Golden Boy Promotions issued at statement advising that their ginger headed wunderkind will not be fighting in December against Joshua Clottey. Los Angeles (October 6) – Due to a persistent ankle injury, Canelo Alvarez must...
Via BadCulture
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

HBO scores major coup by signing Canelo, immediately blows it with Canelo-Clottey fight

For HBO to Generate Excitement over Canelo, They’ll have to Do Better than Clottey: Showtime has worked hard to supplant HBO as the premier destination for boxing as of late, a result of both quality matchmaking, along with the extraordinarily lucrative six-fight deal that Floyd Mayweather signed with the network. Mayweather is edging closer to retirement and is also faced with...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo vs Clottey Scheduled for Same Day as UFC 181

Canelo Alvarez is ready to make his HBO debut and it will be against Joshua Clottey. Clottey has been the front rounder for this fight all summer and it was simply a matter of working out the details. Ring Magazine was first to report the Cotto-Clottey details: RING No. 1-rated junior middleweight Canelo Alvarez will face former welterweight titleholder Joshua Clottey on Dec. 6...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo excited about HBO deal; calls Mayweather-Maidana 2 ‘boring’

Now that the news of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez jumping ship from Showtime to HBO has come and gone we can focus on the fights the will be aired on the cable network. The first date on the new HBO deal is slated for Dec. 6 with an official opponent yet to be determined, but is widely rumored to be Joshua Clottey. Clottey represents a fighter that has been in there with some heavy...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Team Andrade: De La Hoya told us we’d have to wait 2 years to face Canelo Alvarez

Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KO's) and  Golden Boy Promotions have been going over potential opponents for Canelo's expected return to the ring this fall. Three names that are allegedly on a short list include undefeated Demetrius Andrade (21-0, 14 KO's), Joshua Clottey and James Kirkland. But according to Andrade's father and trainer Paul Andrade, no formal talks have ever taken...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo Nearing Deal to Fight Clottey in San Antonio

Canelo Alvarez will fight for the 3rd time in 2014 and his next opponent will most likely be former champion Joshua Clottey. Clottey isn’t the biggest name for Canelo but it gives him the possibility to notch a highlight reel KO and expand his budding legacy. The UFC will host a huge PPV in Las Vegas the weekend of December 6th, so moving the fight to San Antonio would work out...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez Considering Joshua Clottey for December Opponent

Most people were hoping for Canelo to fight James Kirkland in December, but a couple of things have changed for Canelo recently. For one, it doesn’t appear his fight in December will be on PPV. Secondly, because of a thawing of the Cold War, Canelo might end up back on HBO. Because of those two things, they might want a little bit of a softer touch for an opponent, especially with...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Joshua Clottey pummels Anthony Mundine

Joshua "The Grandmaster" Clottey went down under to Australia and thoroughly dominated hometown hero Anthony Mundine over 12 rounds. From the very start Clottey showed he was the better fighter and imposed his will on Mundine. Clottey took the fight to Mundine and scored the first of what would be five knockdowns in the 3rd round. The assault continued with Clottey scoring two more...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Mundine vs. Joshua Clottey official for April 2 in Australia

Former world champion Joshua "The Grand Master" Clottey will head to Newcastle, Australia on April 2 to clash with former two time WBA Champion and local favorite Anthony "the man" Mundine in a twelve round junior middleweight clash, it was confirmed today by Joe DeGuardia, Founder and President of Star Boxing. "It's an excellent opportunity for Joshua, and we are glad that after...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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