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Photos: Alvarez is Getting Ready For Anthony Mundine

By Miguel Rivera

In three weeks, Rigoberto "Espanol" Alvarez will get the opportunity to once again becoming a world champion in the junior middleweight division, where his younger brother Saul "El Canelo" Alvarez is the WBC champion. Alvarez will travel many miles to face Anthony Mundine for the WBA interim title on the 19th of October in Newcastle, Australia.

The pride of Jalisco, 33, is training under the supervision of José "Chepe" Reynoso.

"I will be launching a lot of punches in every direction, and that's going to give me the win," Alvarez said.

Seven months ago, Alvarez lost the title to Austin Trout, and now it's time to recover. Mundine, 36, held the WBA super middleweight title in 2008. Rigoberto Alvarez (27-3, 20 KOs) vs. Anthony Mundine (42-4, 25 KOs) will determine the mandatory challenger to Trout.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TouchyAndalou on 09-28-2011

[QUOTE=mushahadeen;11225038]JR will put such a beating on Canela, even Rigoberto Alvarez will feel it.[/QUOTE]There's no beating like a Chavez Jr. beating. Matt Vanda learnt that the hard way and was never the same after their second fight. He went from…

Comment by larryxxx. on 09-28-2011

why are the giving away a "interim"title?

Comment by Pullcounter on 09-28-2011

Damn, Rigoberto is fighting better competition than the Ginger Kid

Comment by chiguy91 on 09-28-2011

good luck to rigoberto. i'm sure if he loses, mudine could face alvarez if they can meet halfway.

Comment by mushahadeen on 09-28-2011

JR will put such a beating on Canela, even Rigoberto Alvarez will feel it.

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