Loeffler talks Canelo vs. GGG 3, and Steve Rolls

By Sean Jones: Promoter Tom Loeffler says he’s hoping Gennady Golovkin does his part next month against Steve Rolls so that he can look to setup a third fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez for September. That’s the “priority” fight for GGG, say Loeffler. If that fight can’t get made, Loeffler isn’t saying who the backup […]

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Callum Smith wants Saul Alvarez after N’dam fight

By Tim Royner: Callum Smith says he wants to fight Saul Canelo Alvarez in the UK after he defends his WBA Super World super middleweight title against #13 WBA Hassan N’Dam next month on June 1 on the undercard of Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz Jr. at Madison Square Garden in New York. Canelo (52-1-2, […]

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Errol Spence says to Canelo: “Bring it to Al [Haymon] and let’s do something”

By Chris Williams: Superstar Errol Spence Jr. says Golden Boy Promotions needs to contact his adviser Al Haymon to start putting together a fight between him and Saul Canelo Alvarez if they’re interested in making that mega-fight happen. The money split needs to be negotiated. Spence has already said that he’s not going to agree […]

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Errol Spence tells Canelo: ‘I’ll fight you’

By Chris Williams: Errol Spence Jr. says he’d be willing to face middleweight champion Saul Canelo Alvarez if he’s interested in fighting him next. Spence Jr. (25-0, 21 KOs) is looking to get a big name after his one-sided victory over Mikey Garcia on March 16, and a match with IBF/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez […]

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Canelo won’t have to face Derevyanchenko next, IBF made error

By Dan Ambrose: Saul Canelo Alvarez won’t need to defend his IBF middleweight title against Sergiy Derevyanchenko next after all. According to Michael Benson, the International Boxing Federation says they made an “error” by ordering the Canelo (52-1-3, 35 KOs) to defend his recently won IBF 160-pound title against mandatory Derevyanchenko (13-1, 10 KOs). Given […]

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Canelo has until August 4 to fight Derevyanchenko

By Sean Jones: On Wednesday, the IBF ordered Saul Canelo Alvarez to start negotiations with IBF mandatory Sergiy Derevyanchenko for a fight that must take place by August 4. Canelo just recently picked up the IBF 160-pound title with a 12 round unanimous decision win over IBF champion Daniel Jacobs 12 days ago on May […]

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IBF orders Canelo vs. Derevyanchenko fight

By Dan Ambrose: The IBF has ordered champion Saul Canelo Alvarez to defend against Sergiy Derevyanchenko, according to Mike Coppinger. The two fighters have 30 days to get the negotiations completed before the IBF orders a purse bid. Derevyancheko, 33, lost last October against Daniel Jacobs in a bid to win the vacant IBF middleweight […]

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