Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-05-08, good boxing fight: Saul Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2021).
Saunders vs Canelo is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the WBC, WBA and WBO World super-middleweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Saul Canelo Alvarez record
The world champion in four different weight classes Saul Alvarez entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 55-1-2 (37 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 super middleweight in the world.
Canelo suffered his only loss when he faced Floyd Mayweather Jr in 2013 (via majority decision, Mayweather vs Alvarez), since then he has collected 13 victories and one draw, beating Callum Smith (Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith) and Avni Yildirim in his last two (Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Avni Yildirim).
If you want to watch Canelo’s best fights, here are the ones rated with 4 or 5 stars:
- Saul Canelo Alvarez vs James Kirkland, 5-stars bout and “The Ring magazine” Knockout of the Year 2015
- Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan, 4-stars match and “The Ring magazine” Knockout of the Year 2016
- Gennady Golovkin vs Saul Canelo Alvarez 2, 4-stars fight plus “The Ring magazine” Fight of the Year 2018
Billy Joe Saunders record
His opponent, the undefeated world champion in two different weight classes Billy Joe Saunders, has a perfect record of 30-0-0 (14 knockouts) and he entered as the No.3 in the super middleweight division.
In his last three bouts BJS has won over Shefat Isufi (Billy Joe Saunders vs Shefat Isufi), Marcelo Esteban Coceres (Billy Joe Saunders vs Marcelo Esteban Coceres) and Martin Murray (Billy Joe Saunders vs Martin Murray).
Canelo’s next fight: Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant
Canelo vs Saunders full fight video / highlights
Selection of the best videos about the fight Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post.
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Canelo vs Saunders info
Where: AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, USA
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Title: WBC, WBA and WBO World super-middleweight titles
Canelo vs Saunders pre-fight press conference
Here is the official video of Saul Alvarez vs Saunders pre-fight press conference.
Canelo vs Saunders – Video preview
Canelo vs Saunders weigh-in
Here is the official video of Saul Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders weigh-in.
Canelo vs Saunders result
Saul Canelo Alvarez defeated Billy Joe Saunders via TKO (doctor stoppage) at 3:00, round 8.
Canelo vs Saunders post-fight interview
Here is the official video of Billy Joe Saunders vs Saul Alvarez post-fight interview.
Canelo vs Saunders post-fight press conference
Watch the official video of Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders post-fight press conference.
Canelo vs Saunders compubox stats
Compubox punching statistics showed that Saul Canelo Alvarez landed a total of 73 of 206 punches (35% accuracy rate) compared to 60 of 284 (21%) for Billy Joe Saunders.