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Hearn: Canelo's Six Month Ban is Not a Tough Enough Message

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom is shaking his head at the six month suspension that was given to Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Last week, the Nevada State Athletic Commission suspended C...Read More

Golovkin Willing to Drug Test from May to September for Canelo

Last week it was announced that Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) would be suspended for six months by the Nevada Athletic Commission. A few weeks ago he withdrew from his highly anticipated rem...Read More

WBC Prez Cautions That Vanes Could Derail GGG-Canelo Rematch

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman cautions that Vanes Martirosyan could become a spoiler, by derailing a potential fall rematch between IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady ...Read More

WBC Prez: Canelo's Image Can Improve, Time To Turn The Page

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman believes it is now time to turn the page on the drug testing controversy involving Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs). On Wednesd...Read More

Khan: I Hoped Canelo Would Get Longer Ban, A Few Years at Least

The Mexican middleweight still insists eating contaminated meat was the reason traces of Clenbuterol were found in the samples he gave in February. But he was forced to scrap his May 5 rematch with Ge...Read More

Abel Sanchez Reacts To Canelo Suspension, Sends Message To WBC

Noted trainer Abel Sanchez has never been one to shy away from making bold statements or giving his opinion on any subject. Ask him a question and he'll say what's on his mind. But when Sanchez - best...Read More

Erik Morales Believes Suspension Has Stained Image of Canelo

Mexican boxing legend Erik Morales said that the six-month suspension handed down on Canelo Álvarez for the two positive tests of clenbuterol was fair, but he believes the Mexican superstar will alway...Read More

Golovkin's Promoter: Canelo Should Have Been Fined, Too

Canelo Alvarez was hit, by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, with a reduced penalty for doping violations Wednesday, potentially allowing him to return to the ring in September against Gennady Gol...Read More

Chavez Jr: Obvious Canelo is Using, But That's Not Why He's Good

The former WBC middleweight world champion, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., believes Saul "Canelo" Alvarez is using performance enhancing drugs to improve his body. On Wednesday in Las Vegas, the Nevada State...Read More

VADA: Canelo Not Currently Enrolled in Testing Program

On the same day Canelo Alvarez’s temporary PED-related suspension was extended to six months, the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association’s president stated that Alvarez isn’t currently enrolled in VADA’s t...Read More

Canelo Alvarez Suspended for Six Months for Failing PED Tests

The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to extend Canelo Alvarez’s temporary suspension to six months at its monthly meeting in Las Vegas. His one-year suspension was immediat...Read More

Jacobs Didn't Seriously Consider Replacing Canelo On Short Notice

Daniel Jacobs badly wants to fight Gennady Golovkin again. Not so much, though, that Jacobs seriously considered volunteering to replace Canelo Alvarez once the suspended superstar pulled out of his M...Read More

Bernstein: If Canelo Gets a Year, GGG Rematch May Not Happen

On Wednesday, Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will take part in a disciplinary hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. He faces a one-year suspension over two drug tests that came u...Read More

WBC Prez: We Will Have a Rep Present at Canelo's Hearing

The World Boxing Council will be paying very close attention to Wednesday's hearing in Las Vegas, where Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will learn his fate when he takes part in a disciplinary...Read More

Golovkin, Sanchez Mock Canelo's PED Ordeal in Nike Commercial

Gennady Golovkin and his trainer, Abel Sanchez, took shots at Canelo Alvarez’s performance-enhancing drug ordeal in a Jordan Brand commercial released Tuesday. The 40-second commercial opens with Sanc...Read More

Amir Khan: Knockout Loss To Canelo Made Me a Serious Fighter!

AMIR KHAN has been boosted by career advice from Dennis Wise ahead of his boxing comeback. The pair became friends during their time in the hit TV series I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! Khan, 31, ...Read More

Khan Admits: I Took Canelo Fight Because I Was Desperate

British superstar Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) admits that he was "desperate" for a huge fight when he accepted the opportunity to move up to a catch-weight of 155-pounds to challenge then WBC middleweigh...Read More

Shields: Just Look at Canelo - You Can See He's Dirty, On Drugs!

Veteran trainer Ronnie Shields, who works with fighters such as Jermall Charlo, Erislandy Lara and several others, believes Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has used performance enhancing drugs...Read More

WBC Prez: Canelo is The Benchmark of Mexican Boxing

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman does not believe the ongoing drug testing controversy will affect the superstar career of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Canelo is under a temporary suspension...Read More

Khan Has Suspicions: I Hope Canelo Was Clean in Our Fight

Former world champion Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) had suspicions in his last fight, when he moved up to a catch-weight of 155-pounds to challenge then middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez in May o...Read More