Photos/Weights: Saul Alvarez 153.2, Ryan Rhodes 152.8
The weights are in for Saturday's big championship bout in Guadalajara, Mexico. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (36-0, 26KOs) will make the first defense of his WBC junior middleweight title against mandatory challenger Ryan Rhodes (45-4, 31KOs). Thousands of Alvarez's fans are expected at the Arene VFG. Alvarez weighed in at 153.2-pounds, while Rhodes was 152.8-pounds. Photos by Ala Montiel/WBC.
There will be a super featherweight co-feature between Jason Litzau, who weighed 130-pounds, and Adrien Broner, who came in at 128.5.
[QUOTE=vxrandall;10711029]loving the idiotic comments from so called boxing fans who have no idea who rhodes is. same people who dont know where europe is. who also have no idea where new york is i expect. IF canelo beats rhodes and…Comment by ShoulderRoll on 06-18-2011
[QUOTE=vxrandall;10711029]loving the idiotic comments from so called boxing fans who have no idea who rhodes is. same people who dont know where europe is. who also have no idea where new york is i expect. IF canelo beats rhodes and…Comment by alza1988 on 06-18-2011
Wish I could get to watch this with no work tomorrow .Should be good .Alvarez look's solid I think man .Check the size of his neck [IMG]http://i52.tinypic.com/2evx6w8.jpg[/IMG]Comment by RIZO24 on 06-18-2011
NEver seen Rhodes fight but I heard he is a tough fighter, If Canelo wins he will be in the top 5 at 154.. I say he should fight Cotto early next year if Cotto beats Margarito??Comment by jreckoning on 06-18-2011
Never understood the Ryan tattoo. Is it so he can look down and say, oh yeah my name is Ryan, or when strangers at the beach or gym walk by they can say "oh yeah, that guy's name is Ryan.…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (48)