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Photos: Canelo, Rocky Fielding Make Grand Arrivals in NYC

During his grand arrival in New York City , WBC, WBA Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) discussed his desire to join a select list of Mexican boxers to become a three-division world champion as he prepares for his 12-round fight against Rocky Fielding (27-1, 15 KOs) for the WBA Super Middleweight World Title. (Photos by Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos).

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Canelo also shared his excitement at fighting at Madison Square Garden in New York City for the first time.

The event will take place Saturday, December 15 and will be streamed live on DAZN - which, at just $9.99 per month after a one-month free trial.
 

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There have only been a few Mexican fighters to become three-division world champions, and this illustrious list includes pugilists such as Julio Cesar Chavez, Erik "El Terrible" Morales, Marco Antonio "The Baby-Faced Assassin" Barrera and Jorge "El Travieso" Arce. If Canelo defeats Fielding and joins this list, he would be the only one to become a three-division world champion in a weight class above 140 pounds.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Da Boxer on 12-12-2018

Can-Nelo fighting a can lol. Another gift for this "gifted" fighter. Will not pay much less watch this fight. F :fu2: K Canelita!

Comment by JakeTheBoxer on 12-12-2018

I am a fan of boxing. If Canelo thinks he is elite, he should fight elite 168 guys.

Comment by Snowballer on 12-12-2018

[QUOTE=JakeTheBoxer;19349453]Beating Fielding proves nothing. Canelo should fight Callum, Uzcategui , ramirez on Benavidez, if he thinks he is good enough for 168.[/QUOTE] So you take issue with a fighter taking on a lower level opponent when moving up in weight?…

Comment by lightsoutrome on 12-12-2018

I know Broner get dogged for a cherry picking 5 division champ but Canelo should get backlash for fighting this bum in attempt to win a belt at 168

Comment by Lion81 on 12-12-2018

[QUOTE=daggum;19348448]5 or 10 million lmao! he was chosen because he agreed to fight for a small amount. if he didnt accept some other tomato can would have. When you are paying canelo 30 million you aren't about to pay bummy…

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