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Mosley: Not Only Can I Win, I Think I Can KO Canelo

By Salvador Rodriguez

Neither the youth nor the boxing ability of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (39-0-1, 29KOs) is intimidating to former three division world champion "Sugar" Shane Mosley (46-7-1, 39KOs). Alvarez defends his WBC 154-pound title against Mosley on the Floyd Mayweather-Miguel Cotto undercard on May 5th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

After losing to the two best fighters in the world, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Mosley still believes that he has enough left in the tank to not only beat Alvarez - but to do it by knockout.

"Canelo says that if he can knock me out, it would be a real accomplishment. But, I'm going to go out there and win, and I think that I can knock him out. I didn't take this fight for the money, but because I want to be champion again. The fighter who arrives better prepared, physically, will have the advantage," said Mosley.

To further promote the fight - Mosley, Canelo and Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar de la Hoya will hold a press conference later today in Chapultepec, Mexico.

Salvador Rodriguez covers boxing in Mexico for The Record.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by 915angel on 03-08-2012

[QUOTE=illwill112;11867015]Yeah bro it's not easy. I hope for an upset but I'm kinda of starting to get into Canelo. I'm also curious about Canelos chin.[/QUOTE] reason i dont want the upset for mosley is -__- mayweather vs mosley 2 rather…

Comment by 915angel on 03-08-2012

if a healthy mentally in shape mosley shows up,id bet some points on him with odds! mosley has that ko power,, i dont he wins on points but he can get a ko might be his only way to win,,…

Comment by illwill112 on 03-08-2012

[QUOTE=SekondzOut;11866321]thankyou!!!...I'm not even being bias when it comes to Shane anymore...it is what it is!! NOBODY likes to watch their fav fighter or one of their favs fall off right in front of your eyes....now I know how the Roy…

Comment by noekin3 on 03-08-2012

And WAR MOSLEY !!!!. I hope this is the last dance of Sugar man tough.

Comment by noekin3 on 03-08-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;11865924]:rofl: Doesn't change the fact he cheated nitwit. A criminal is a criminal regardless of the crime he does. :bottle: You just got exposed son for your hypocrisy![/QUOTE] A God damm moron you are, i really hope that you…

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