A standout amongst the most-foreseen fights of 2019 is at long last upon us.
Saturday night, bound together middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez will put his trio of 160-pound titles on hold when he fights IBF champion Daniel Jacobs. Alvarez and Jacobs have apparently been on a crash course since both marked with gushing application DAZN in 2018, and the organization had any expectations of the two going head to head sooner than later.
Alvarez is falling off his presentation triumph with DAZN in November where he scored a definitive third-round TKO over Rocky Fielding at Madison Square Garden. Jacobs, in the interim, scored a split choice success over Serhiy Derevianchenko (a previous preparing accomplice) in October. The champ on Saturday could develop as the following challenger for another ongoing DAZN marking (and Canelo rival) Gennady Golovkin. Golovkin is planned to confront Steve Rolls in June, however most anticipate that him should confront the champ of this battle in September or October.
With such a great amount of going on this week around the card, we at CBS Sports intend to keep you as refreshed as conceivable with complete inclusion from Las Vegas. The following is all that you have to prepare for Saturday night’s standoff from Las Vegas.
Date: Saturday, May 4 | Time: 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT)
Area: T-Mobile Arena – Las Vegas, Nevada
Television/Live stream: DAZN | Price: $19.99/Month, $99.99/Year
Canelo versus Jacobs battle card
FAVORITE UNDERDOG WEIGHTCLASS
Canelo Alvarez (c) – 450
Daniel Jacobs +350
Bound together middleweight title
Vergil Ortiz Jr. – 2500
Mauricio Herrera +900
Lamont Roach Jr. – 800
Jonathan Oquendo +500
Joseph Diaz Jr. N/A
Freddy Fonseca N/A