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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez fights TONIGHT: UK start time, DAZN movement files and total undercard as celeb returns against Avni Yildirim

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Marc Williams

27th February 2021,
9: 00 pm

As much as this level: 27th February 2021,
9: 09 pm

The legendary Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez returns to the ring tonight as he takes on Avni Yildirim in Miami.

Canelo – the WBA and WBC world giant-middleweight champion – persisted his implausible dominance in December when he saw off Britain’s Callum Smith.

Canelo Alvarez is a multi-weight world champion

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Canelo Alvarez is a multi-weight world champion

Now he’s willing to face his subsequent challenger – Turkey’s Yildirim, who misplaced to Anthony Dirrell in his final bout a year previously.

Canelo – a four-weight world champion – has confirmed no signs of weak spot recently and can be assured of extending his expert file to an incredible 55 victories.

Canelo v Yildirim: Easy the appropriate technique to observe

  • This 12-spherical giant-middleweight bout will rep intention TONIGHT on Saturday, February 27
  • It’s a ways being held at the Not easy Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida with a shrimp want of fans in attendance
  • The ring walks are expected from 4am UK time on Sunday but that will count upon the undercard results.
  • You score out about on DAZN in the UK with their protection initiating in the useless of evening. The streaming carrier costs £1.99 per month – you’re going to register HERE.
  • The fight will be ready to be streamed by the exhaust of the the DAZN app and also will be considered o neat TVs, sport consoles, linked units, cellular, tablets and computers
  • Yow will to find out about it via Sky by going to their apps portion

Canelo v Yildirim: Undercard

  • MAIN EVENT: Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez v Avni Yildirim – for WBA (Natty), WBC, and The Ring giant middleweight titles
  • Zhilei Zhang v Jerry Forrest
  • Diego Pacheco v Rodolfo Gomez Jr
  • Alexis Espino v Ashton Sykes
  • Aaron Aponte v Harry Gigliotti
  • Keyshawn Davis v Lester Brown
  • Marc Castro v Raul Corona

Callum Smith reported to own suffered unpleasant ‘easy bicep’ break for the length of Canelo Alvarez beatdown

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez saw off Britain’s Callum Smith in December

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Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez saw off Britain’s Callum Smith in December

Canelo v Yildirim: What has been talked about?

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez: ”I feel very motivated to be in Miami and own this fight. 

“And to positioned on a giant cloak for the folks there because I don’t bright describe Mexico, I describe all Latinos.

“I take care of the total lot about Miami and I’m very jubilant to be right here, it is an honour to fight at Not easy Rock Stadium. I feel very furious, very jubilant, it’s even extra motivation for me.

“Let’s hope that normalcy will attain soon, and the stadium would per chance also be filled, but with 15,000 I feel very bright, and if there had been 1,000 it’d be the same, the crimson meat up of the folks is implausible, and I feel very grateful.”

Canelo v Yildirim: Tale of the tape

Canelo – Yildirim

Nationality: Mexican – Turkish

Age: 30 – 29

Height: 5ft 8 – 5ft 11

Stance: Orthodox – Orthodox

Attain: 70in – 70in

Yarn: 54/1/2 – 21/2/0

KOs: 36 – 12

Rounds: 414 – 132

Debut: 29/10/2005 – 22/3/2014

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