Advertisement
Advertisement

Photo: Mayweather-Canelo winner gets 24K solid gold belt

The WBC will present the winner of the megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez with a solid gold belt. The fight takes place on September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

This belt is earned for sheer excellence, but also to honor the careers of  both fighters, who've been steadfastly loyal to the WBC. The other accolade is that of the best pound for pound. Both boxers go into this fight undefeated.

Other great WBC fights which have created this incredible level of expectation include:

Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier

Carlos Zárate vs. Wilfredo Gómez

Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Tommy Hearns

Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Roberto Durán

Julio César Chávez vs. Hector “Macho” Camacho

Mike Tyson vs. Mike Spinks

Julio César Chávez vs. Oscar De la Hoya

Oscar De la Hoya vs. Tito Trinidad

Oscar De la  Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather

Oscar De la Hoya vs. Manny Pacquiao

Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman

The outstanding career achievements of Floyd and Saul are:

Floyd Mayweather

October 3, 1998 / WBC super featherweight title

April 20, 2002 / WBC lightweight title

June 25, 2005 /  WBC super lightweight title

November 4, 2006 / WBC welterweight title

May 5, 2007 / WBC super welterweight title

December 8, 2007 / WBC welterweight title

September 17, 2011 / WBC welterweight title

May 5, 2012 / WBC diamond title

Saúl “Canelo” Alvarez

January 17,  2009 / NABF welterweight vacant title

August 8, 2009 / WBC welterweight youth title

July, 10 2010 / WBC welterweight silver vacant title

March, 5 2011 / WBC superwelterweight title

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by KickAzz on 07-13-2013

[QUOTE=Downy_tax;13554884]I like how people was saying Mayweather was ducking Canelo when the Guerrero fight was happening... Now the fight is signed.. Now everyone said he chose an easy opponent. LOL Floyd loses no matter what[/QUOTE] there are many opinions, it's…

Comment by beast702 on 07-13-2013

[QUOTE=Starz20;13554428]Shut your hating punk ass up! Who is the highest paid athlete? And still undefeated? And he is not signed to a company I know it hurts to see a person you can't stand dominate for all these years. But…

Comment by Downy_tax on 07-13-2013

I like how people was saying Mayweather was ducking Canelo when the Guerrero fight was happening... Now the fight is signed.. Now everyone said he chose an easy opponent. LOL Floyd loses no matter what

Comment by KickAzz on 07-13-2013

Cherrypicker is the catchweight king

Comment by WESS on 07-13-2013

[QUOTE=DempseyRollin;13553133]No, this is what everyone asked for[/QUOTE] UNTIL it was signed.. Just look at all the flip flopping trolls in here.. lol

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (72)
Top Headlines DiBella Thinks Female Pro Boxing Hits Major U.S. TV in 2016 Porter Plots Fall Return, Wants Immediate Thurman Rematch Hearn: Amir Khan Will NEVER Be The Same, NEVER Face Brook Whyte: Don't Be Shocked if Shannon Briggs Drills David Haye Wilder vs. Joshua Will Be Built Up as SHO PPV, Says Hearn Danny Garcia Hits Back at Keith Thurman With Sneaky Reply Haskins vs. Hall is Likely For Brook-Vargas or Golovkin-Eubank Koncz: If Pacquiao Returns, Crawford Not a Thought - Never Was! Mikey Garcia Names Terry Flanagan as Potential Target at 135 Froch Thinks Golovkin Will Struggle With Ramirez, 168 Power Arum: Manny Pacquiao Wants To Fight Again, Not Sure He Can Yet Klitschko Manager Wants Full Investigation on Fury Doping Claim Roman Gonzalez, Carlos Cuadras Trade Heated Words Oscar Valdez Ready For The Danger of Hard Punching Rueda Ryan Martin To Make Ring Return on Wilder vs. Arreola Card Povetkin Holds Meeting With WBC: Awaits Decision on Wilder Golovkin, Eubank Jr. Should Sign By This Weekend, Says Hearn SHO's Espinoza: Canelo-GGG in "Fall 2017" Was To Stop Bleeding Photos: Mario Barrios Putting in Work For World Title Eliminator Roman Gonzalez Focused on Cuadras Next, For The Right Price Parker's Promoter: Anthony Joshua Will Eat The Jab All Night! Cecilia Braekhus Returns, Tops First Card in Norway Since 1980 Manuel Avila Continues Unbeaten Run at Cache Creek Casino Smith's Trainer: We Can Beat Canelo, But Will The Judges Agree? News: Boxeo Telemundo Update; Skeete-Lepelley; Jay Harris Thurman Might Make Mandatory Defense Against Avanesyan Next Jonathan Guzman Ready For Wake Title Shot Rabchenko Handed IBF Eliminator On Santa Cruz-Frampton Card Hurd Wants Foes Like Bundrage, Ishe Smith For Upcoming Fights DiBella: Wilder vs. Joshua is Inevitable in Future, But Not Now Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith is NOT a Bad Fight, Explains Hearn Haye: Bellew Fight Must Be at Heavyweight, He Must Add Weight Anthony Mundine Back in Talks For Danny Green Rematch Knockout CP Freshmart Decisions Rojas In A Stinker Ganigan Lopez vs. Jonathan Taconing Will Be a War, Says WBC Joseph Parker Ready To Take November Date For Anthony Joshua Amir Imam, Guillermo Jones Return on Pittsburgh Card Arum: After Ramirez Beats Golovkin, He Will Be a Big PPV Star! Keith Thurman vs. Danny Garcia: The Fight, Right Now Photos: Mayweather Takes Part in BET Celebrity Basketball Game
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement