Promoter Eddie hearn claimed to have a Plan B with Dmitry Bivol, in case the fight between Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez Y Caleb Plant where the four super middleweight belts would be at stake
“We already have a couple of other options in place. We have other plans in place if the fight Plant it is not carried out ”, he said Hearn to the program DAZN Boxing Show last Tuesday. “We are in talks with Dmitry Bivol and his team, he would agree to be with Canelo Alvarez, but there are also other options ”.
Dmitry Bivol, light heavyweight champion of the AMB, remains a latent option for Canelo. If the fight doesn’t go through in September, Bivol could be the rival for December.
Hearn had said that last week the realization of the fight between Canelo Y Plant. And now he proposes that next week is the time limit that will be given to the team of Caleb.
“It’s more of a time frame issue. If things have to go a bit out of line, they really have to do it within the next week, and that’s very possible, “he said. “But I think that sooner or later the fight of Plant
it’s going to happen ”.
It should be remembered that Alvarez has the belts of CMB, AMB Y OMB at 168 lbs. On the other hand, Caleb Plant is the monarch of the FIB in the same category.
Fight between Canelo Y Plant would be about to sign
According to the journalistic report, ESPN’s Mike Coppinger Canelo Alvarez I would be about to reach an agreement with PBC, the promoter of Plant, which would be one fight, and not three, as the company initially intended.
The report was also confirmed by Lance Pugmire, from The Athletic, whose sources coincided with the information he initially gave Mike Coppinger.