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Photos: Canelo-Cintron Will Land at Historic Plaza Mexico

By Miguel Rivera

At the historic Plaza Mexico, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will appear as the star attraction on November 26th. The venue change came after a recommendation from Don Jose Sulaiman, president of World Boxing Council, who said the organizers should stage the fight Plaza Mexico in order to allow the Mexican people to be closer to the new star of the sport. Mexican icons like Humberto "Chiquita" Gonzalez and Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. have fought in the venue. Alvarez will defend his WBC junior middleweight title against Kermit Cintron. Tickets will go on sale this Wednesday through ticketmaster and costs range from 200 to 3000 pesos.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by budfr on 11-09-2011

[QUOTE=lopez36;11391754]it looks like it's kind of too far from where the ring will be[/QUOTE] nope. it's perfect. better than a stadium.bullrings are excellente venues for boxing.

Comment by budfr on 11-09-2011

[QUOTE=TheGoldenChamp;11391417]Should be a good one. Doesn anyone know how many seats this stadium holds?[/QUOTE] it's not a stadium, it's a bullring. A perfect place for a boxing match.

Comment by nycsmooth on 11-09-2011

stadium holds about 40k, far from MX's largeest, Azteca holds 114k...goes stright up, not back so @ around $16 for cheapest tkt...should be , hopefully, full...

Comment by lopez36 on 11-08-2011

it looks like it's kind of too far from where the ring will be

Comment by oscar_angels091 on 11-08-2011

[QUOTE=TheGoldenChamp;11391417]Should be a good one. Doesn anyone know how many seats this stadium holds?[/QUOTE] it seats 48,000 fans..

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