Photos: Canelo, Lara Go Face To Face in Los Angeles

LAS VEGAS - The two best junior middleweights in the world will meet to decide 154-pound supremacy Saturday, July 12 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez will square off against WBA Junior Middleweight World Champion Erislandy "The American Dream" Lara in a 12-round bout. The event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV. Lara was originally scheduled to defend his WBA title against Ishe Smith on Friday, May 2 in Las Vegas to kickoff Cinco de Mayo Weekend withdrew from the fight to face Canelo.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by PunchyPotorff on 05-07-2014

Quote: Originally Posted by PunchyPotorff View Post Saying no one is there to watch Lara is just ignorant. No, he doesn't have the fan appeal of Canelo... but who else besides Floydie does? Just because a fighter isn't a top…

Comment by Joey_Torreo on 05-07-2014

[QUOTE=JmH Reborn;14522276]Just a quick question - but how can this fight determine 154 supremacy - when Canelo's father, who both sonned him and then orphaned him still holds major titles and lineal claim at 154? Either way - I think…

Comment by CubanGuyNYC on 05-06-2014

Yes, baby! I can hear the noise building for this fight already! :lol1: More than two months to go and it's already hot. :lol1:

Comment by garfios on 05-06-2014

[QUOTE=Cee Mac Eleven;14522694]Exactly. Then these[COLOR="Red"][B] mofos[/B][/COLOR] are gonna jump on Canelo's [COLOR="Red"][B]anaconda[/B][/COLOR]. I hate these fake boxing fans. Canelo by Mike Tyson K.O.[/QUOTE]when using an alt change the typing...

Comment by Bardock on 05-06-2014

[QUOTE=.:: JSFD26 ::.;14522827]Keep 'em. I don't need them. I'm trying to start from scratch. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] thanks bro, im betting heavy on canelo anyways so ill probably be all in one way or another lol your…

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