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 Last update:  3/8/2014       Read more by Ryan Maquinana         
   
Floyd Mayweather: Canelo-Angulo Won’t Go Distance
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By Ryan Maquiñana

Floyd Mayweather believes that Saturday’s pay-per-view matchup between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo will end before the scheduled 12 rounds.

Speaking at a press conference announcing his own pay-per-view showdown with Marcos Maidana on May 3, Mayweather briefly touched on the bout between the Mexican stars.

“I would bet that it wouldn’t go (the distance),” Mayweather said. "It won’t go the distance. Nonstop action tonight.”

Though Alvarez comes in as a heavy favorite, questions have surfaced if the one-sided drubbing he received at Mayweather’s hands last September -- combined with Angulo’s relentless pressure and punching power -- will comprise the recipe for an upset.

Without naming his pick to win, Mayweather offered his endorsement for Alvarez’s mental toughness.

“Canelo’s a different breed,” Mayweather said. “I’m being honest. A lot of people think because of the way I made Canelo look, everybody think that they’re going to able to do the same thing, which is not true. Canelo’s a smart fighter. He’s strong, he can box and he can punch with any hand.”

Alvarez (42-1-1, 30 KOs) faces Angulo (22-3, 18 KOs) in the main event at the Las Vegas MGM Grand.

Ryan Maquiñana was the boxing producer for NBCOlympics.com during London 2012 and writes a boxing column for CSNBayArea.com.  He is a full member of the Boxing Writers Association of America and Ring Magazine's Ratings Panel. E-mail him at rmaquinana@gmail.com, check out his blog at Norcalboxing.com or follow him on Twitter@RMaq28

Tags: Floyd Mayweather Jr. , Saul Alvarez , Alfredo Angulo , Canelo-Angulo , Canelo vs. Angulo


 

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comment by No bueno, on 03-09-2014
Mayweathers last three fights PAC , Tim or Danny , then Martinez . Retire undefeated and undisputed middleweight , jr middleweight ,and welterweight champ.

comment by [T][B][E], on 03-09-2014
[QUOTE=micky1971]you follow that dream buddy, just like mommy told ya. lol im picking the other fellah by knockout.[/QUOTE] In a weird way, mayweather was right again lol

comment by micky1971, on 03-09-2014
you follow that dream buddy, just like mommy told ya. lol im picking the other fellah by knockout.

comment by ihatebobarum, on 03-08-2014
my dream for mayweather last 3 fights: lara, pac, tim and retire with 1 loss, and he will be TBE in my books.

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