Photos: Canelo Getting Down To Work in Training Camp
By Miguel Rivera
WBC 154-pound champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (40-0-1, 29KOs) is taking his next defense very seriously. He returns on September 15th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, where he defends his title for the fifth time against WBC silver welterweight king Josesito Lopez (30-4, 18KOs). Canelo is working hard in Los Angeles camp, as he starts the second stage of his preparation.
Trainers Edison and Chepo Reynoso, are outlining their boxer's training schedule in Los Angeles. Sparring partners have been obtained that resemble the style and physical attributes of Lopez.
I've always wanted to see a big LMW fighting a LWW ... NOT.Comment by torchemup on 08-05-2012
im not sold on Canelo and Im Mexican, Josesito will winComment by Boskop on 08-01-2012
This guy is gonna be a true champ some day. Remember that its still a kid... Mosley just came to pick up his money, so Josesito is his biggest threat so far... If he wins the fight he will be…Comment by boxfan1983 on 08-01-2012
All I got to say is Lopez is going to show this pinche paisa his power, Chicano Power! Alvarez is already planning a December match-up, I guess he didnt learn from Ortiz, NEVER hold a good Chicano down!Comment by argminasyan on 08-01-2012
[QUOTE=Second Best;12391686]Calm your hatred. Its not like this is the first time somebodies moved up 2 weight classes before. Mosley v ODH, Manny v ODH, RJJ v Ruiz, SRL v Duran 1, Marquez v Mayweather, Marquez v Manny. This is…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (12)