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Canelo: I'm on Schedule, Not Worried About Weight

By Edward Chaykovsky

WBC/WBA junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (42-0-1, 30KOs) is not worried about the catch-weight of 152-pounds for his upcoming defense against undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. (44-0, 26KOs), which takes place on September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Canelo came in at 166.8-pounds for his 30-day weight check. It caused some concern among the fans. The Mexican star says there is no reason to worry about his ability to make the catch-weight limit.

"I'm not worried about the weight at all. Every thing is fine. The weight is fine. Everything is on schedule. Training camp has been great. We are ready for Mayweather's style. We've had great sparring partners who are [sparring in a manner] similar to Mayweather, who like to throw one or two punches and then he moves. We are prepared for that. I'm very focused on achieving a great victory for everyone in Mexico," Canelo said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MDPopescu on 08-28-2013

[QUOTE=wizard king;13691198]Only proves fight should have been at 154 not this bs catch weight but you knew that right?[/QUOTE] I suspect that Canelo wouldn't even bother in making the 154 weight limit.

Comment by hitking on 08-28-2013

[QUOTE=littlemac;13691300]Whose a fan of CW besides Paccturds like you. I don't support Catchweights and won't give Floyd full credit against Canelo. You on the other hand has to suck Floyd's dick on his CW fight with Canelo in the name…

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Comment by junior gong on 08-28-2013

[QUOTE=littlemac;13691300]Whose a fan of CW besides Paccturds like you. I don't support Catchweights and won't give Floyd full credit against Canelo. You on the other hand has to suck Floyd's dick on his CW fight with Canelo in the name…

Comment by littlemac on 08-28-2013

[QUOTE=junior gong;13691292]So funny how you had to ditch that lame ass sig and become a fan of CW's!:rofl:[/QUOTE] Whose a fan of CW besides Paccturds like you. I don't support Catchweights and won't give Floyd full credit against Canelo. You…

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