• Sat, Feb 27, 2021
Saul Alvarez vs. Avni Yildirim

On Saturday, February 27 at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, USA Saul «Canelo» Alvarez will meet Avni «Mr Robot» Yildirim for WBC, WBA (Super) and The Ring titles in a 12-round super middleweight bout.

Saul Alvarez
Saul Alvarez
Canelo
Avni Yildirim
Avni Yildirim
Mr Robot
Country MexicoMexico
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
TurkeyTurkey
Istanbul, Turkey
Age 30 age 29 age
Height 5′ 8″ (173 cm) 5′ 11½″ (182 cm)
Reach 70½″ (179 cm) 70″ (178 cm)
Division super middleweight
(168 lbs / 76,2 kg)
super middleweight
(168 lbs / 76,2 kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
Titles
WBC (Franchise), The Ring (middleweight); WBC, WBA (Super), The Ring (super middleweight)
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Record 54 - 1 - 2
(36 KOs)
21 - 2 - 0
(12 KOs)
KO% 66% 57%
Advant.
Saul Alvarez won by RTD (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, February 27 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.

Arena

The professional boxing match will be held at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida, USA.

On which TV channel can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Saul Alvarez vs Avni Yildirim?

  • DAZN USA

Alvarez vs. Yildirim Full Fight Highlights

Alvarez vs. Yildirim Video Preview

Who is fighting on the undercard on Saturday, February 27?

Division Boxer №1 Boxer №2 Notes
super middleweight (168 lbs)Saul AlvarezAvni YildirimFor WBC World, WBA (Super) World, The Ring tit.
flyweight (112 lbs)Julio Cesar MartinezMcWilliams Arroyopostponed
heavyweight (200+ lbs)Zhilei ZhangJerry Forrest
super middleweight (168 lbs)Diego PachecoRodolfo Gomez Jr
super middleweight (168 lbs)Alexis EspinoAshton Sykes
super featherweight (130 lbs)Marc CastroRaul Corona
super lightweight (140 lbs)Aaron AponteHarry Gigliotti
lightweight (135 lbs)Keyshawn DavisLester Brown
Saul «Canelo» Alvarez

Saul «Canelo» Alvarez

Saul Alvarez is a Mexican professional boxer.

The last fight of Saul Alvarez took place on December 19, 2020 against Callum SmithCallum Smith.
Alvarez won by unanimous decision (UD).

Biography

There are eight children in the Alvarez family: seven boys and one girl.
Growing up on his family's farm, where Saul rode horses with his brothers and sister. He loves riding still.

All brothers engaged in boxing. Three of them, Ramón, Ricardo and Rigoberto, became professional boxers, and Rigoberto Alvarez is former Interim WBA world champion.

Saul started boxing at the age of 13.
At the age of 15 he made his debut in professional boxing.

Saul's nickname "Canelo" is translated from Spanish as "cinnamon", which is a common nickname for people with red hair.

Saul was engaged to Mexican sports reporter Marisol González.
He has one daughter with a former girlfriend.

Canelo and his daughter

Canelo and his daughter

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 57
  • Wins: 54
  • Wins by KO: 36
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Draws: 2

Saul «Canelo» Alvarez Highlights

Avni «Mr Robot» Yildirim

Avni «Mr Robot» Yildirim

Avni Yildirim is a Turkish professional boxer.

The last fight of Avni Yildirim took place on February 23, 2019 against Anthony DirrellAnthony Dirrell.
Yildirim lost by technical decision (TD).

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 23
  • Wins: 21
  • Wins by KO: 12
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Draws: 0

Avni «Mr Robot» Yildirim Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Alvarez to win: 1/9
  • Yildirim to win: 6/1
  • Draw: 22/1

Prediction

Sergey Loktev
Who will win: Alvarez or Yildirim?

Alvarez and Yildirim are boxers who play in different leagues.
Saul Alvarez will win by technical knockout.

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