After validating his draw and defeating Gennady Golovkin in September to become unified middle-weight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will be moving up in weight to take on WBA World super middle-weight Champion Michael “Rocky” Fielding on December 15 at Madison Square Garden streaming live on DAZN.
Tail of the Tape
Rocky Fielding 31 years of age standing at 6’1 with a 75-inch reach. Record 27 wins 1 loss with 15 wins by way of knockout.
Canelo Alvarez 28 years of age standing at 5’8 with a 70.5 inch reach. Record 50 wins 1 loss 2 draws with 34 wins coming by way of knockout.
Keys to Victory
Canelo Alvarez: 1. Get in close 2. Land body shots 3. Force the action
Rocky Fielding: 1. Use height and reach/Extend jab 2. Keep distance 3. Set the pace
Canelo Alvarez via decision.
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