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

Los Angeles, California - WBC 154-pound champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (40-0-1, 29KOs) and his upcoming challenger Josesito Lopez (30-4, 18KOs) went face to face at their kick-off press conference. Also present were Jhonny Gonzalez and Daniel Ponce De Leon, who clash on the undercard. Marcos Maidana will take on Jesus Soto Karass on the bill. The card takes place on September 15th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Showtime will televise Photos by German Villasenor.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BennyBlanco on 07-18-2012

[QUOTE=millcitymauler;12349364]Dude, he weighed in at 144 for the Ortiz fight, and he still had a spare tire of pudge around his mid-section. Youtube it - video don't lie.[/QUOTE] He weighed in at 144 but he was 154 the night of…

Comment by Corelone on 07-18-2012

Is Canelo going to fight Danny Garcia next? What about Amir Khan?

Comment by johncods on 07-18-2012

the size difference is astonishing. Poor lopez.

Comment by A-Wolf on 07-18-2012

Would love to see Lopez pull the upset. Nothing against Opey Alvarez, but I got a thing for underdogs.

Comment by mathed on 07-18-2012

Surprised how much taller Lopez is than Canelo. He is too skinny though, Canelo will fold him in half with a body shot around the 5th round.

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