Photos/Weights: Saul Alvarez Overweight, Hatton on Point
Anaheim, California - Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, of Mexico, and Matthew Hatton, of England, weighed-in for Saturday's showdown at the Honda Center in Anaheim. The vacant WBC junior middleweight title will be on the line. Alvarez, who failed to make the weight limit, was given two hours to lose the excess weight. Alvarez (35-0, 26KOs) came in at 151.8-pounds, and Hatton (41-4, 16KOs) came in at 149.6. The fight has a contracted catch-weight of 150-pounds.
The co-feature, with super featherweights in action, also made weight. Adrien Broner (19-0, 16KOs) was 129.8-pounds and Daniel Ponce De Leon (41-2, 34KOs) was 128.4-pounds.
hahaha need sunglasses looking at hatton... palest mofo aliveComment by ronnie_N. on 03-05-2011
so is this the future of boxing according to dela hoya?... he sure is stupid as f*ck.... matthew should have listened to big brother ricky to pull out in case camelo is overweight... save face, and make this camelo motherf*cker…Comment by SCtrojansbaby on 03-05-2011
[QUOTE=Cuauhtli02;10186293]yeah I want to see the fight with angulo.[/QUOTE] Yeah maybe in 2013 or 2014Comment by dyu on 03-05-2011
[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10186419]Sulaiman pushing for the fight to go forward without penalty to Canelo who stands to lose 70K[/QUOTE] Mexican + sactioning fee = sulaiman with a big smile.Comment by dyu on 03-05-2011
[QUOTE=MGM-134;10186418]Unbelievable. Weigh in 151.8 for a contracted 150 lb. fight, and you fail to make weight at least twice.[B] F[color="black"]u[/color]ck you Floyd Mayweather.[/B] On another note, War De Leon.[/QUOTE] Canelo looks up to him.Post a Comment/View More User Comments (87)