Caleb Plant criticized the decision to postpone the match with Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and noted that he was fed up with third parties being always blamed.
“Is it serious that for the third year in a row, on a date reserved for him?” Facebook. “At what point does it stop being the fault of others or does it get out of hand for him and his team?”
Canelo has not fought in an independence weekend of Mexico since his rematch with Gennady Golovkin, in which he is victorious by majority decision on September 15, 2018.
Since then, in 2019, it was raised a couple of times in May against Daniel jacobs and November before Sergey Kovalev, in his only fight in the light heavyweight division.
In 2020 he only fought in December against Callum smith and in 2021 he fought a couple of fights in February against Avni Yildirim and may against Billy joe saunders.
Although negotiations were resumed, Plant He said the Mexican has been avoiding every fighter who wants to face him on the weekend of September 15-16.
“Does it mean that every opponent that you have wanted to program in the last 3 years, is only evading the fight?” Was read in the last part of the message accompanied by a laughing emoji and a call for calm.
After it was reported that the negotiations between both parties fell on July 30 due to complications in the deal, they resumed to unify in November, ruling out Dmitry Bivol.
The winner of this fight will become the first unified champion at 168 pounds, a goal that Canelo Alvarez outlined as its core mission in 2021.
It was even rumored that he would fight up to 4 times in the year, but with this close fight at the end of the year, it seems that it will only be three.