Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Chavez vs. Alvarez Showdown in Play For Mexico - Boxing News
 
Follow BoxingScene
 
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  5/21/2014       Read more by Salvador Rodriguez         
   
Chavez vs. Alvarez Showdown in Play For Mexico
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Salvador Rodriguez

Chavez vs. Alvarez - the anticipated All-Mexico battle may finally happen, but it's not what you think.

For years, Mexican fans have demanded a showdown 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.

However, fans may get their wish on a smaller scale.

There are ongoing talks to stage a junior middleweight fight on July 26th between the siblings of the two fighters. If put together, Omar Chavez (32-2-1, 23KOs), the younger brother of Julio, would face the older brother of Canelo, Ramon Alvarez (18-4-2, 11KOs).

The two fighters have been baiting each other on the social networks, with Canelo Promotions making a formal offer to Omar Chavez on Wednesday for a clash on July 26 in Nayarit, but Chavez's side was not happy with the location and made a counter-offer to stage the match in Toluca or the United States.

The two sides will continue their discussions and there is interest on both sides.

Tags: Omar Chavez



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Ravens Fan, on 05-22-2014
Dang, I thought it was announcing a fight between Junior and Canelo at a catch weight of 190.

comment by MaskedMurderer, on 05-22-2014
First I was like http://thechive.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/tumblr_mrk1jpixfc1sxfr0no1_500.gif Then I was like http://37.media.tumblr.com/3b70639475ce42f7c34d8955894dad6e/tumblr_mrymlqGjsD1sfjxejo1_500.gif

comment by Stark777, on 05-22-2014
Successful troll is successful

comment by bojangles1987, on 05-22-2014
http://replygif.net/i/240.gif

comment by SnakeVen0m, on 05-22-2014
Damn it, my first thought was, what the hell did I miss on the scene, I gotta get back to following it closer haha

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (25) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Pacquiao Hopes To Get Mayweathe...
  Shane Mosley: Cotto vs. Canelo ...
  Vlasov Motivated By The Opportu...
  Kameda Says McDonnell Unificati...
  Khan Gives Mayweather a Deadlin...
  Guevara Confident Of Coming Hom...
  Oscar Valdez Plans To Stay Very...
  Amir Khan Intends To Build Boxi...
  Rakhim Chakhkiev To Return in M...
  Quillin: Golovkin Doesn't Bring...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.