Canelo Alvarez and Jermell Charlo squared off in the primary occasion dwell on Showtime PPV from T-Cellular Enviornment on Saturday, September 30. The competition featured Mexico’s undisputed tremendous middleweight champion up in opposition to the tremendous welterweight champion of the USA.
The scheduled for 12 rounds world championship bout went the complete distance. Canelo got here out on high by determination, sending Charlo to the canvas within the seventh spherical with a giant proper hand alongside the best way. The scores have been 118-109, 118-109 and 119-108.
With the victory by unanimous determination, Canelo Alvarez improved to 60-2-2, 39 KOs. The 33-year-old boxing celebrity of Guadalajara, Jalisco made the third profitable protection of his WBC, WBA, IBF and WBO 168-pound titles.
“I’m a powerful fighter on a regular basis, in opposition to all of the fighters,” stated Canelo. “I’m a powerful man. No one can beat this Canelo.”
“We labored on attacking the physique. We all know he’s a fantastic fighter. He is aware of easy methods to transfer within the ring. We labored on attacking the physique for 3 months. For 3 months within the mountains with out my household, with out all the things.”
“I nonetheless love boxing. I really like boxing a lot. Boxing is my life. Boxing made me the particular person I’m right this moment. That’s why I really like boxing a lot. And I really like boxing a lot due to my followers, too…Cinco de Mayo I’ll face whoever. I don’t care.”
Jermell Charlo dropped to 35-2-1, 19 KOs. Houston’s 33-year-old moved up two weight courses and appeared to develop into a two-division undisputed king.
“I simply felt like I wasn’t me in there,” stated Charlo. “I don’t make excuses for myself, so it’s what it’s. I take my punches and roll with it. It’s boxing. Generally you win, typically you lose.”
“In truth, I may really feel the distinction within the weight. I picked up 14 kilos. I’m undisputed in my weight division. You fall quick typically, however you simply must carry on pushing. My roll don’t cease proper right here. I’m happy with myself. He hit me with some onerous pictures. I believed I bought mine off. I’m the little Charlo and I signify that.”
The historic occasion noticed the primary of its form combat that pitted two male undisputed champions in opposition to one another.
In Australia, the occasion aired on Sunday, October 1 dwell on Kayo.
Take a look at Canelo Alvarez vs Jermell Charlo full combat video highlights up high and beneath.
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Canelo vs Charlo full combat video highlights
Jermell Charlo makes his ring stroll.
Right here comes Canelo Alvarez.
Canelo sends Charlo to the canvas in Spherical 7.
Canelo Alvarez post-fight interview.
Jermell Charlo post-fight interview.
Get Canelo vs Charlo full combat card outcomes.