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Chavez-Alvarez Clash Will Happen, Says Beltran

By Miguel Rivera

Promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions has advised multiple outlets in Mexico that Chavez vs. Alvarez agreement is very close - and it's not the Chavez-Alvarez that fight fans are dreaming of - an all-Mexican dream match between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. The two boxers are now too far apart in weight to make that match happen in the near future.

Beltran revealed that discussions have become more serious for a junior middleweight fight between the siblings of the two fighters. A date of September 13th is being targeted for a match between Omar Chavez (32-2-1, 23KOs), the younger brother of Julio, and the older brother of Canelo, Ramon Alvarez (18-4-2, 11KOs).

There is bad blood between the two and they have exchanged words through the social networks.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by sicko on 07-31-2014

What doesn't Chavez jr vs Alvarez get talked about more? That fight would be HUGE! Chavez Jr don't like him at all, also thinks that beating him would be like getting revenge for his father over Oscar by taking out…

Comment by HandsofIron on 07-31-2014

Long time lurker, first post. Had to sign up because of Miguel Rivera's statement, "and it's not the Chavez-Alvarez that fight fans are dreaming of - an all-Mexican dream match between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez." Boxing…

Comment by Boom Boom X on 07-31-2014

Haha! Well played, Rivera.

Comment by Teetotaler on 07-30-2014

[QUOTE=johnnyrambo;14809669]If bad blood is created by social networks, your gay.[/QUOTE] Wth does that have to do with anything?

Comment by Teetotaler on 07-30-2014

Haha nice headline. Fooled me at least it might make a good match

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