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Mayweather Says Canelo Fight is Done For Sept. 14

By Edward Chaykovsky

Moments ago, Floyd Mayweather Jr. (44-0, 26KOs) posted on his official Twitter page that a deal was reached to fight WBC/WBA junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (42-0-1, 30KOs) on September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

"I chose my opponent for September 14th and it's Canelo Alvarez. I'm giving the fans what they want. It will be at the MGM Grand," Mayweather wrote to his 4 million followers.

Earlier this year, Mayweather signed an exclusive six-fight agreement with Showtime. He returned on May 4th at the MGM Grand and won a twelve round unanimous decision over Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TaurusJ27 on 05-30-2013

This fight is going to look a lot like the Guerrero one.

Comment by THE REED™ on 05-30-2013

[QUOTE=MANIAC310;13431767]I really don't believe it. He's using it as leverage for Alexander or he will have a ridiculous catchweight like 147 or he can't weigh more than 160 come fight night[/QUOTE] None of those, apparently.

Comment by jabnhold on 05-30-2013

[QUOTE=woopwoop;13434396]Lmfao. You're either a flowmo or works for the promoters or the network covering the fight. CHERRY picked fight people. Robo Canelo has been groomed to fight and lose in a big ppv fight. Investors are cashing in. Boring fight.…

Comment by PBP. on 05-30-2013

[QUOTE=woopwoop;13434396]Lmfao. You're either a flowmo or works for the promoters or the network covering the fight. CHERRY picked fight people. Robo Canelo has been groomed to fight and lose in a big ppv fight. Investors are cashing in. [B]Boring fight.…

Comment by Gary Coleman on 05-30-2013

[QUOTE=budfr;13432797]He is still scared . Thats why he wants a catch weight. You didn't understand my post. Floyd never wins convincingly. Winning by points and running and hugging for half the fight is not winning.[/QUOTE] "Life is hard. It's harder…

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