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 Last update:  5/6/2014       Read more by Carlos Arias         
   
Canelo: Maidana Complicated Things For Mayweather
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By Carlos Arias

LOS ANGELES --- Saul "Canelo" Alvarez had his unbeaten streak snapped when he dropped a majority decision to Floyd Mayweather last September, so he was a very interedted observer of last weekend's Mayweather-Marcos Maidana fight.

Alvarez, who faces Erislandy Lara on July 12 at the MGm Grand in Las Vegas on Showtime PPV, believes Mayweather deserved to get the decision.

"I think that Maidana complicated things," said Canelo at Tuesday's news conference at the El Pueblo Historical Monument.

"I think his style was complicated for Mayweather. Mayweather's style complicates many other fighters, but this time it was the other way around. Maidana's style is the one that complicated Mayweather. I feel towards the end of the fight or the later stages of the fight, you know, Mayweather made his adjustments and he started taking over."

Mayweather didn't use as much movement as he usually does and Maidana was able to pin him on the ropes and bang a way with combos multiple times. If Mayweather fought Canelo the way he fought Maidana, what would happen?

"It would have been different," Canelo said. "It would have definitely been different. You know, with Maidana he didn't use his legs as much. He stood right in front of him. With me, obviously, he moved. But he knows who he can move with and who he can't."

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Tags: Floyd Mayweather Jr. , Saul Alvarez , Marcos Maidana , Mayweather-Maidana , Mayweather vs. Maidana


 

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comment by MurkaMan, on 05-11-2014
[QUOTE=SeekDaGreat]It's hilarious when peoe say Floyd walked (a tired, disinterested, defeated) Canelo down. Lol, for 30 seconds in the 10th round. "Kudos."[/QUOTE] He walked him down that whole fight. The fourth round was when shiet got serious for Canelo. The 6th, he stood in front of him and p...

comment by MurkaMan, on 05-09-2014
[QUOTE=Pacquiao'd]Effective aggression from from clubbing punches to the top and back of Floyd's head? Rabbit punches? Leading with his head and low blows? Not many clean punches? Most of the success he had was going to the body out of everything. That's not what I call effective aggression ...

comment by MurkaMan, on 05-09-2014
[QUOTE=Wizardsh]Just stfu after mayweather give you a big fukyou and said he only does it for himself you actually think he let maidana pin him and beat on him for 12rds you truly are a moron. Health comes and his fans can suck coooookkkk and that's coming from mayweather[/QUOTE] Im not a Floyd f...

comment by Wizardsh, on 05-07-2014
[QUOTE=MindBat]Maidana wasn't the A-Side of the card to choose gloves which is why he eventually had to put on the ones he had on. Otherwise they could've called off the fight. But they didn't. Why didn't they call the fight off altogether? .[/QUOTE] Cause maidana doest have b!tch in him You s...

comment by -Kev-, on 05-07-2014
[QUOTE=lutenco]ZAB DIDN'T FIGHT AS DIRTY? ahahahh,do you remember what happened in that fight ?[/QUOTE] He did two fouls back to back in one round. Low blow, rabid punch. Otherwise for 11 rounds it was a clean fight.

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