Oscar de la hoya, President of Golden Boy Promotions, he assured that Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez will achieve the knockout against Caleb Plant next November 6.
“What I think is that Canelo will have some problems in the first rounds against Plant”Said the former boxer on social media. “Plant He has a bit of boxing technique and he will move around a bit and go side by side. “
Saul and Caleb they will unify the four 168-pound belts. Whoever wins will become the first unified champion in super middle division history.
“Canelo He has the skills, he has the power and he will come back and probably stop him in the ninth, tenth or eleventh round, “he added. Oscar. “That is my prediction.”
During the first press conference between the two boxers, there was a physical altercation in which security people had to separate them.
After several seconds in which they did not take their eyes off, the Jalisco pushed the American, who responded with a blow with his left open hand.
Saul He managed to dodge the blow and landed three slaps on his face. This caused a small injury to his right cheekbone, as he was wearing sunglasses when the incident occurred.
Canelo-De la Hoya relationship
For many years, Canelo Alvarez was promoted by Oscar de la hoya. But various disagreements led the Mexican to sue Golden Boy Promotions and DAZN.
Time after, Saúl, GPB and the streaming platform decided to break their relationship and thus avoid the courts in USA.
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Now for your contest unifying in view of Plant will be with PBC from Al haymon, with whom he is expected to carry out his other fights.