Britain’s Callum Smith faces the hardest check of his unbeaten profession as far as he goes up in opposition to residing legend Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez this weekend.
Smith, who’s 27 and 0, beat John Ryder final yr to retain his WBA (Tremendous) and The Ring super-middleweight titles.
He’ll now put them on the road this weekend as he faces off in opposition to Canelo.
The exceptional Mexican gained his 56th battle when he noticed off Sergey Kovalev in his final bout to turn out to be a four-weight world champion.
He’ll be wanting so as to add Smith’s title – plus the vacant WBC tremendous middleweight crown – to his assortment on Saturday evening.
It needs to be an exhilarating battle and the UK might be behind Smith as he look to tug off an enormous win and topple the nice Canelo.
Canelo v Smith: Date and time
This 12-round super-middleweight bout will happen on Saturday, December 19 and is being held on the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
The ring walks are anticipated from 5am UK time on Sunday however that can depend upon the undercard outcomes.
Canelo v Smith: TV channel and reside stream
The battle might be proven on DAZN with protection beginning at 1am on Sunday morning.
DAZN could be seen on sensible TVs, sport consoles, related gadgets, cellular, tablets and computer systems.
The streaming service prices £1.99 per 30 days to enroll and could be cancelled at any time.
The battle will be capable of be streamed by way of the the DAZN app.
Canelo v Smith: Undercard
- Canelo Alvarez vs. Callum Smith – for Smith’s WBA (Tremendous) and The Ring super-middleweight titles and vacant WBC super-middleweight title
- Marc Castro v TBA – tremendous featherweight bout
- Alexis Espino vs. Ashton Sykes – super-middleweight bout
- Austin Williams vs. Isiah Jones – middleweight bout
- Christian Alan Gomez Duran vs. Angel Hernandez – welterweight bout
- Alexis Moline v TBA – featherweight bout
- Raymond Ford v Robert Greenwood – featherweight bout
Canelo v Smith: Story of the tape
Canelo – Smith
Nationality: Mexican – British
Age: 30 – 30
Peak: 5ft 8 – 6ft 3
Stance: Orthodox – Orthodox
Attain: 70in – 78in
File: 53/1/2 – 27/0/0
KOs: 36 – 19
Rounds: 402 – 134
Debut: 29/10/2005 – 17/11/2012