The wildly popular Mexican added another belt in the super middleweight division, handing Billy Joe Saunders his first loss when the English boxer didn't come out for the ninth round Saturday night.
Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders preview: Pound-for-pound king enters unification bout as firm favourite
The most interesting thing about this fight is how this version of Canelo will deal with a slick, tricky southpaw compared to 2014, when he had all sorts of problems winning a split decision over Cuban-American Erislandy Lara.
Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith preview, prediction: Expect Mexican to methodically break down the British challenger
Canelo's experience, plus the difference in skill level, means it’s only a matter of time before the Mexican slips into high gear and leaves Smith behind.
It was one of the most devastating knockouts of the brilliant career of boxing's biggest star Alvarez, who was fighting in the 175 pound division for the first time
Golovkin wants a third fight with Alvarez but he would have to be much sharper if he gets it — or if he has a rematch with Derevyanchenko — than he was Saturday
Vijender Singh eyes US professional boxing circuit debut at Madison Square Garden, wants to fight Canelo Alvarez
A debut at the Madison Square Garden and a showdown with Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez are top of Vijender Singh's wishlist as he ventures into the US professional boxing circuit with Manny Pacquiao's coach Freddie Roach to assist his training.
Gennady Golovkin retained his three world titles Saturday, fighting to a draw with Mexican star Canelo Alvarez in a showdown for middleweight supremacy that lived up the hype.
Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight fails to break gate-receipt record held by 'Fight of the Century'
The controversial 26 August fight raked in $55,414,865.79, well short of the $72,198,500 generated by Mayweather's 2015 "Fight of the Century" against Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand.
Gennady Golovkin says defending his world titles against Canelo Alvarez in his first fight in Las Vegas may be the most difficult bout of his career.
Floyd Mayweather issues warning to Conor McGregor in subdued final press conference ahead of super fight
A stony-faced Floyd Mayweather issued a warning to Conor McGregor on Wednesday as the two fighters faced off just three days ahead of their money-spinning boxing duel.
Unbeaten Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan will risk all his world middleweight titles when he faces Saul "Canelo" Alvarez in September, but the Mexican won't be trying to win them all.
Canelo Alvarez defended his World Boxing Council middleweight belt by knocking out Amir Khan with a vicious right hand late in the sixth round of their Las Vegas title fight
The 29-year-old Khan will start as a massive underdog when he climbs into the ring to face the hard-hitting Alvarez at the gambling haven's sparkling new 20,000-seat T-Mobile Arena
Mayweather will make at least $41.5 million for the 12-round bout, bringing his salary this year to $73 million in two fights.