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Canelo vs. Chavez Tickets Las Vegas
The world of boxing will be live in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 6, 2017 when WBO light middleweight champion, Canelo Alvarez (5 ft 9 in) will be battling out with former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (6 ft 1in). The T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas will play host to the two Mexican boxers who are already hitting headlines with media outlets already airing press conferences on live platforms. Although the fight will have no title on the line, the two boxing superstars will not be taking it lightly given that hundreds of thousands of people worldwide will be watching on pay-per-view television. Canelo Alvarez (48–1–1 (34 KO) is clearly the favorite to win this battle of the Mexicans after knocking out his last opponent, Liam Smith for the WBO super welterweight title last September. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50–2–1 (32 KO) will be counting on the height and weight advantage he has over his opponent to stage an unending fight.
The Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fight certainly promises to be an epic battle with both sides promising fireworks. A catch-weight of 164.5 pounds has been set by the event organizers. This brings about another interesting clash on the scale, where Chavez will surely be battling to have his weight around this figure with as much proximity as possible. In actual fact, the boxing contract stipulates that the boxers will be fined a $1 million-per-pound penalty for missing the catch-weight. Chavez, also known by his infamous nickname, La Leyenda Continua, has promised to upset his opponent, who is currently holding the WBO light middleweight title, on the big stage in Las Vegas, Nevada. The nickname translates to The Legend Continues in English Language and will be an inspiring force for the former WBC middleweight champion. Chavez on the other hand will be hoping for the 35th KO in his sparkling career that has seen him knock out great challengers such as Liam Smith for the WBO super welterweight title.