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.
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
|Age||30 age||29 age|
|Height||5′ 8″ (173 cm)||5′ 11½″ (182 cm)|
|Reach||70½″ (179 cm)||70″ (178 cm)|
(168 lbs / 76,2 kg)
(168 lbs / 76,2 kg)
WBC (Franchise), The Ring (middleweight); WBC, WBA (Super), The Ring (super middleweight)
|Record||54 - 1 - 2
|21 - 2 - 0
The fight night will begin on Saturday, February 27 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.
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?
Who is fighting on the undercard on Saturday, February 27?
|Division||Boxer №1||Boxer №2||Notes|
|super middleweight (168 lbs)||Saul Alvarez||Avni Yildirim||For WBC World, WBA (Super) World, The Ring tit.|
|flyweight (112 lbs)||Julio Cesar Martinez||McWilliams Arroyo||postponed|
|heavyweight (200+ lbs)||Zhilei Zhang||Jerry Forrest|
|super middleweight (168 lbs)||Diego Pacheco||Rodolfo Gomez Jr|
|super middleweight (168 lbs)||Alexis Espino||Ashton Sykes|
|super featherweight (130 lbs)||Marc Castro||Raul Corona|
|super lightweight (140 lbs)||Aaron Aponte||Harry Gigliotti|
|lightweight (135 lbs)||Keyshawn Davis||Lester Brown|
Saul «Canelo» Alvarez
Saul Alvarez is a Mexican professional boxer.
The last fight of Saul Alvarez took place on December 19, 2020 against
Alvarez won by unanimous decision (UD).
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
Avni «Mr Robot» Yildirim
Avni Yildirim is a Turkish professional boxer.
The last fight of Avni Yildirim took place on February 23, 2019 against
Yildirim lost by technical decision (TD).
Alvarez and Yildirim are boxers who play in different leagues.
Saul Alvarez will win by technical knockout.