A clash of unbeaten champs is set up for Sept. 30 as Saul “Canelo” Alvarez protects his 4 extremely middleweight titles against undeniable junior middleweight champ Jermell Charlo. This will be Alvarez’s 3rd defense of his undeniable status, while Charlo will be going up to the 168-pound department for the very first time.
In his last fight, Charlo acquired undeniable status at 154 pounds with a TKO triumph over Brian Castano in May 2022. This was a rematch of their 2021 bout that ended in a challenged draw, with numerous thinking Castano had actually done enough to win. Charlo has actually not been beat in his last 5 battles considering that his loss to Tony Harrison in 2019.
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“When I got the call for this fight, I might just react with ‘let’s go.’ My entire profession has actually had to do with chasing Canelo,” stated Charlo. “He’s been the leading person for a long period of time. The chance for this fight has actually shown up, and I simply need to action in the ring, do my task, and be the very best variation of myself.
“After September 30, individuals will genuinely value my abilities and whatever I have actually been achieving for so long, since I was a kid. With every fight, I intend to place on a program, and I’m hazardous throughout the whole match. I wish to be kept in mind as one of the greats.”
The undercard for the occasion is likewise forming up perfectly, including some familiar names and up-and-coming stars. Former welterweight champ Yordenis Ugas will deal with previous title competitor Mario Barrios. The winner of Ugas vs. Barrios will end up being the WBC’s No. 1 competitor at welterweight, placing them as a necessary opposition for undeniable 147-pound champ Terence Crawford or for an uninhabited title shot if Crawford goes up to 154 in the future.
The action will occur at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be transmitted live on Showtime pay-per-view.
Alvarez vs. Charlo fight card, odds
|Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (c) -420||Jermell Charlo +330||Undisputed extremely middleweight title|
|Yordenis Ugas||Mario Barrios||Welterweight|
|Jesus Ramos||Erickson Lubin||Junior middleweight|
|Elijah Garcia||Armando Resendiz||Middleweight|
Alvarez vs. Charlo seeing information
- Date: Sept. 30 | Start time: 8 p.m. ET
- Location: T-Mobile Arena — Las Vegas
- How to