The Canelo vs Fielding fight is one of the most anticipated boxing events of the year. Shares Tonight is the night.
The rematch will arguably be the fight of the year, and it's one that has been anticipated for quite some time considering the short but intense history between the two fighters.
Floyd Mayweather made a solid attempt to steal some of the headlines away from Canelo and Oscar De La Hoya early Saturday morning by announcing he was going to make a rematch against Manny Pacquiao, but Alvarez and Golovkin squaring off in Las Vegas is expected to be the best matchup of and one that is still dominating headlines on Saturday.
Alvarez and Golovkin fought to a controversial split decision back in , and they were planning to fight again in May only for that bout to ultimately be delayed.
Alvarez was suspended six months and not cleared to fight after the Mexican power puncher failed two steroid tests that he claimed were triggered by the inadvertent ingestion of tainted meat. In the meantime, Golovkin brutalized Vanes Martirosyan on that May date, setting the stage for Saturday's fight.
With so much going down ahead of the fight, let's take a look at everything you need to know before Canelo and GGG meet inside the squared circle in Las Vegas.
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