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Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders LIVE RESULTS: Follow latest updates from MASSIVE world title fight in Texas


CANELO ALVAREZ is taking on Billy Joe Saunders in a HUGE super-middleweight title clash in Texas.

Mexican superstar Canelo is putting his WBA and WBC titles against Britain's WBO champ Saunders in a long, long awaited clash.

The bout is taking place over at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas with 70,000 fans in attendance.

Can Saunders shock the boxing world? Keep up to date with ALL of the latest developments right here.

Follow ALL of the latest updates below...


    Saunders will rake in a career-high pay day when he faces boxing's biggest star Canelo Alvarez this weekend in Texas.

    The two-weight world champion has already picked up some hefty purses throughout his career, however, and will be doing so again on Saturday.

    He is reportedly worth around £1.5million, according to Net Worth Portal.

    The Hertfordshire-born fighter has been in big domestic bouts with the likes of Andy Lee, John Ryder, Chris Eubank Jr and Martin Murray.

    Saunders also beat fearsome middleweight puncher David Lemieux out in Canada back in 2017.

    He was reportedly paid £715,000 for his efforts against Lemueux, who he ousted on points.

    Saunders will make £3.8m all in all for his fight with Alvarez, meaning he is set to triple his net worth in one night.


    Floyd Mayweather is in talks to fight Billy Joe Saunders if he beats Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, an insider has claimed.

    It comes with the 50-0 undefeated boxing legend considering a shock return to professional boxing.

    Mayweather was the only boxer to ever defeat Canelo, who is widely regarded as one of the best pound for pound fighters in the world.

    Brit Saunders, an undefeated WBO super middleweight champ, has a chance to cause a major upset in the boxing world if he beats the Mexican boxing star on Saturday in their world title fight.

    A victory could also lead to a match with boxing legend Mayweather, according to a source in Money's camp.

    Mayweather, who faces YouTuber Logan Paul in an exhibition match on June 6, has not fought a pro boxer since his retirement in 2017.


    Elwin Soto vs Katsunari Takayama is chief support to the main event.

    While US prospect Keyshawn Davis continues his rise up the pro ranks.

    DAZN begin their coverage of the undercard at 1am BST.

    The main event is expected to begin around 4am.


    And here's what some other famous names from the world of boxing have said about the fight...

    Chris Eubank Jr: "Saunders is going to get hurt. I’m going to be putting a £10,000 bet on Canelo to knock Saunders out."

    Prediction: Canelo

    Roy Jones Jr: "I give Billy Joe a really good chance.

    "The reason being if you think about Canelo Alvarez, the toughest two fights he's had in his career, to me, where Floyd Mayweather Jr, who is a pure boxer and a southpaw by the name Erislandy Lara, who is a boxer.

    "So if you think about those two guys, whose Billy Joe closest related to in the boxing ring? Those two guys."

    Prediction: Saunders has the tools to get the job done

    Sugarhill Steward: "Why not go for the knockout against Canelo?

    "The best way to know that you won that fight for sure is to get the knockout - in fact, that is the only way. There is nothing else to do."

    Prediction: Saunders can win by KO

    Who are YOU backing?


    Saunders will bid to shock the world on Saturday by dethroning pound-for-pound king Canelo.

    The Welwyn warrior will throw down with the hard-hitting Mexican in an eagerly-anticipated super-middleweight title unification bout.

    SunSport reveals predictions for the tasty 168lb affair from some of the biggest names in boxing.

    Mike Tyson: "He [Saunders] has good moves, but Canelo might wear him down."

    Prediction: Canelo

    Tyson Fury: "I think Billy Joe gives him a boxing lesson. That’s what I’m here to see and that’s what I think will happen."

    Prediction: Saunders

    Demetrius Andrade: "Just going off the last fight, Saunders looked like s**t when he fought Martin Murray. He couldn’t do anything... If he brings that same type of fight to Canelo, I think Canelo’s gonna beat him."

    Prediction: Canelo


    Canelo faces the seventh Brit of his career in Saunders, with fans eager to see if the Englishman can pull off the upset.

    Saunders has been playing mind games all week, but Alvarez will have 70,000 fans cheering him on at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas Texas.

    Click here to find out how you can watch the fight.


    Let's have a look at the tale of the tape.

    Canelo has suffered just one defeat in his impressive career, to Floyd Mayweather in 2013.

    Since then he's defeated Gennady Golovkin, Amir Khan, Callum Smith and many more.

    Saunders, meanwhile, is undefeated.

    Yet he's never fought anyone as prestigious as Canelo and will need to pull of a big shock if he's to become a super-middleweight champ.

    Here's all the details...


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    Canelo Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders clash TONIGHT in a super-middleweight world title fight in Texas.

    And 70,000 eager fans will be watching on at the AT&T Stadium.

    Both fighters made weight under the 168lbs limit during yesterday’s weigh in and the fight is ON!

    An intense stare-off followed, with Canelo saying he is gunning for the K.O tonight.

    Britain’s WBO champ Saunders - who has been getting under the usually ice-cool Canelo’s skin all week - has yet to be beaten in his 30 pro fights.

    While WBA and WBC titlist Canelo has one loss on his pro record - the one-sided defeat to Floyd Mayweather back in 2013.

    Saunders said: “I have the belief and spirit and winning mentality to beat Alvarez.

    “I don’t think Alvarez has faced anyone with the same heart as me. I have come here to take all of these titles.

    “I have to be at my best and on my A-game.

    “These fans will push me on to win, they are all for Canelo but on the way out there will be cheering for me.”


    Tyson Fury has made his prediction in Texas.

    The Gypsy King said: “Billy Joe is in form and looking in great shape, I cannot wait.

    “You will see a boxing masterclass from Billy Joe and he will win a unanimous decision."

    He then joined in with the Mariachi band in his finest Versace shirt..

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