The strength and forcefulness of Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, in addition to crushing Caleb Plant, were decisive for the Guadalajara to make history the previous Saturday in a difficult fight, said the legendary Julio Cesar Chavez.
“The truth was a complicated night, he said Julio Cesar Chavez during the transmission of Box Azteca. “At times I think it was complicated for Canelo, but later, little by little he was pounding, pounding until that knockout came.
During the broadcast of the fight between Canelo and Plant on Box Azteca, where Julio Cesar Chavez was a commentator, the Mexican idol was even speechless after the knockout of Plant in round 11. Chavez recognized rival that PlantHe even won some rounds against Guadalajara.
“The truth is that there were rounds that Canelo lost a little bit, “he commented Julius Caesar during transmission. “But his strength, his forcefulness kept increasing until he gave him that knockout.”
After Canelo connect a left that put in poor condition Plant, blow that opened the way to victory, Chavez He said that a blow of that caliber would be decisive in a not easy fight.
“I had already said it, that with a power blow I could change the course of the fight,” he said. “It was a complicated fight, difficult, it was not easy.”
Canelo Alvarez arrived on Saturday as super middleweight champion of the CMB, AMB and OMB, and conquered the title of the FIB to establish himself as the best pound for pound in the world and proclaim himself the undisputed champion, the first of his country and of Latin America in history.