Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Canelo, Golden Boy Meeting Eyed For Next Week

By Salvador Rodriguez

A decision should be coming soon with respect to the next opponent for Mexican superstar Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (44-1-1, 32KOs). According to coach Jose 'Chepo' Reynoso, who is the head of Canelo's team, a meeting is being targeted for next week with the directors of Golden Boy Promotions, Oscar de la Hoya and Eric Gomez, to discuss potential rivals for a planned return in December.

A number of opponents have been mentioned for December, with James Kirkland as the reported frontrunner, but Chepo says things won't become clear until the meeting happens.

"The truth is, until we are there [in California] we won't know [who we're fighting]. The good thing is that there are a number of candidates, but now we can not say if it's going to be this or that opponent. We need a group meeting to discuss the opponent, location, the weight for the fight - and next week we will have more certainty," said Chepo.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Tyler_Durden on 08-14-2014

Interesting...

Comment by JrRod on 08-14-2014

[QUOTE=garfios;14854562]he didn't went through per say, he squeeze by with a lot of help and a big bump on the road...[/QUOTE] The feeling that he may or may not have won a fight clearly is very different from being a…

Comment by icha on 08-14-2014

[QUOTE=garfios;14854562]he didn't went through per say, he squeeze by with a lot of help and a big bump on the road...[/QUOTE] he didnt avoid like must boxing stars do nowadays...

Comment by The Big Dunn on 08-14-2014

[QUOTE=PBP;14854577]Yeah if there was anytime to cherry pick a Rod Salka type this would be the time to do so.[/QUOTE] Not that bad. Kirkland more than likely. In all seriousness, ODH has the next big cross over star IMO. Canelo…

Comment by -PBP- on 08-14-2014

[QUOTE=The Big Dunn;14854569]ODH better not **** this up. Canelo has is on pace to fight cotto and Floyd on the 2 mexican holidays next year and make at least $25 mil. Then follow that with a career defining GGG fight…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (19)
Top Headlines Selby Expects To Dominate Warrington: That Ceylan Was Terrible! Ryan Burnett-Zhanat Zhakiyanov: Post-Unification Report Card Hearn Explains Why Joshua-Whyte II Was Not Possible for 10/28 Buster Douglas: Canelo Did Not Beat The 'Champ' - Created Draw Chantelle Cameron Fights For Belt on Josh Taylor vs. Vazquez Bill Anthony Joshua's Muscle Not Limited To In-Ring Success Alberto Melian, Two-Time Olympian, Inks With Sampson Boxing Saunders Predicts Massacre: Lemieux Will Beg Me To End It! Valera: I'll School Sullivan Barrera, Then I Want Sergey Kovalev Lemieux: I'll Chase Saunders, Go Toe To Toe, I'll Take That Title! Antonio Moran vs. Salvador Briseno Tops Telemundo Card Joshua Vows That He Won't Go Broke Like Tyson, Bowe, Holyfield Photos: Billy Joe Saunders, David Lemieux - Tense Face To Face Terry Flanagan: Jorge Linares Deal 'All But Done' Nico Hernandez Back on December 2 at Hartman Arena Amir Khan: I Have Something Mayweather Has Not Faced - Speed! Berchelt With Right Hand Issue, Pulled From Salido Fight Callum Johnson Out Of Buglioni Clash, Replaced By Craig Richards Arum Plans Big Year For Murata - Eyes Golovkin, Canelo as Foes Hasim Rahman Jr. Slated to Fight Nov. 4th after Durham Fiasco Saunders Tells David Lemieux: "I'll Put You Out Like A Candle!" Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Ordered To Reach Deal By Nov. 6 Dillian Whyte: Takam is Too Small, Easy Fight For Anthony Joshua Julian Williams vs. Ishe Smith Set For November 18 in Las Vegas Jeff Horn's Promoter Nearly Fell Asleep Watching 'Boring' Skeete Anthony Yigit vs. Joe Hughes For Euro Belt on December 2 Kal Yafai Aims To Make Statement, Land on Next Superfly Card Weekend Review: Murata, Machado, Gassiev, Burnett, More Stiverne: Wilder is Scared of Me, I Ate His Punches Like Breakfast! Sanchez: Canelo Facing GGG’s Leftovers Would Be Sad For Boxing Hearn on Burnett's Options: Butler, Tete, McDonnell-Solis Winner Lucian Bute Mulling Over Decision - Ring Return or Retirement Corcoran: Pacquiao Did Not Do Enough, Horn Deserved To Win Helenius: I'll Knock Dillian Whyte Out, He Will Never Reach Wilder! Pacquiao Has Bad News - Horn Rematch Secured By Brisbane Photos: Jeff Horn, Gary Corcoran - Go Face To Face in Brisbane Adonis Stevenson-Eleider Alvarez May Land on January 26 or 27 Povetkin vs. Hammer Close To Done, To Be WBO Eliminator? Murat Gassiev May Be Abel Sanchez's Latest Masterpiece Team Horn Warn Thurman: Shut Mouth or Suffer Pacquiao's Fate!
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement