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Video: Abel Sanchez on Canelo-Kovalev, Golovkin, Soro-Castano

Video by Ryan Burton

Two of boxing biggest stars kicked off fight week in style on Tuesday as eight-division world champion Senator Manny "PacMan" Pacquiao and unbeaten WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith "One Time" Thurman made their grand arrivals at MGM Grand before their highly-anticipated Premier Boxing Champions on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View showdown this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (photos by Stephanie Trapp).

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Also making their grand arrivals Tuesday were undefeated IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb "Sweethands" Plant and undefeated contender Mike Lee, who battle in the FOX PBC Fight Night main event Saturday night preceding the pay-per-view.

Tuesday event also featured fighters competing on the PBC on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View undercard that begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Unbeaten former champion Omar "El Panterita" Figueroa Jr will face top contender Yordenis Ugas in WBC Welterweight Title Eliminator, hard-hitting former champion Sergey Lipinets clashes against John "The Gladiator" Molina Jr. in a welterweight duel and former bantamweight champion Luis Nery, who takes on former champion Juan Carlos Payano.

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Plus, rising heavyweight sensation Efe Ajagba and unbeaten Ali Eren Demirezen made their arrivals ahead of their FOX PBC Fight Night co-main event that kicks off the broadcast on FOX and FOX Deportes at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.

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Comment by SteveM on 07-17-2019

[QUOTE=Keiran444;19906443]Good point. GGG Spanish is a whole lot better than his atrocious English? Lol.[/QUOTE] apparently he is fluent in Russian and German after his native Kazakh so can't be too hard on him.

Comment by ruedboy on 07-17-2019

Abel's final word on Alvarez, "We beat him twice". Seems crystal clear to me.

Comment by Keiran444 on 07-17-2019

[QUOTE=SteveM;19906280]he gets an unfair rap - i see him as very likeable guy. Because GGG couldn't and incredibly still can't speak a conversational level of English then it fell to Sanchez and a lesser extent Leoffler to 'market' Golovkin. Not…

Comment by SteveM on 07-17-2019

he gets an unfair rap - i see him as very likeable guy. Because GGG couldn't and incredibly still can't speak a conversational level of English then it fell to Sanchez and a lesser extent Leoffler to 'market' Golovkin. Not…

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