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Canelo-Trout: Saul Aims To Add Trout's Record To List

By Miguel Rivera

WBC 154-pound champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (41-0-1, 30KOs) is motivated to claim the undefeated record of WBA king Austin Trout (26-0, 14KOs). They clash in a unification encounter on April 20 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. More than 30,000 tickets have been sold and a packed arena of 40,000 or more is expected.

Managers Jose and Chepo Reynoso point out that Canelo is no stranger to facing, and beating, another undefeated fighter. Miguel Vazquez tasted defeat in his pro debut when he faced Canelo in January 2006 in Guadalajara. To this list were added Pedro Lopez and Javier Martinez. Then later on was Gabriel "Rey" Martinez (17-0-1, 9 KO's), and then Euri Gonzalez (17-0-1, 12 KO's) in February 2009 in Zapopan.

There were also nine fighters who only had a single loss when they faced, and lost, to Canelo - including Jose Miguel Cotto, Raul Pinzon, Antonio Fitch and a few others.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Gratide on 04-02-2013

amen a great fight for free , although I'm not wasting any money on PBF . cANELO really impresses me with his coolness and ring gemeral ship. I have only heard of trout but has been impressive too . Looking…

Comment by whoseyourdaddy on 04-02-2013

[QUOTE=Deeznuts;13204318]It's two undefeated champions fighting on a non-ppv network card wtf else do you want[/QUOTE] Tthank you!!!!

Comment by whoseyourdaddy on 04-02-2013

[QUOTE=AP♠;13204097]Pretty lame to compare those bottom barrel bums to Trout.I'm feeling awkward about this fight even being in Texas,I mean why? Vegas is the boxing capital of the world and Canelo should be a hot ticket there already especially now…

Comment by sofreshhh on 04-02-2013

[QUOTE=Hyper Knuckles;13204849]Really want Canelo to push this dude's **** in. We need an exciting new star for the next generation of boxing. Trouts cool but we need a successor to floyd/pac and even cotto to an extent[/QUOTE] He goes by…

Comment by jbpanama on 04-01-2013

[QUOTE=SlimTim;13204920]There is no quit in Trout and this is a true pick em fight[/QUOTE] That's why the Bookies haven't put up a # yet, at least here in Panama!!!

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