& # 39; Both fighters want it, both camps want it & # 39 ;: & # 39; Billy Joe Saunders camp & # 39; claims fight with Saul & # 39; Canelo & # 39; Alvarez is & # 39; highly likely & # 39; … with negotiations it is said that & # 39; almost there is & # 39; for Las Vegas bout
- A fight between Billy Joe Saunders and Canelo Alvarez is said to be & # 39; almost there & # 39;
- Saunders & # 39; Super Middleweight title is likely at & # 39; line if they agree to fight
- Management at MTK Global says it's & # 39; highly likely & # 39; is that the match will be finalized
Billy Joe Saunders ends a blockbuster fight with middleweight star Saul & # 39; Canelo & # 39; Alvarez, according to the British fighter's management company.
The fight is likely to take place at super-middleweight in Las Vegas on May 2, with Jamie Conlan of MTK Global revealing that both sides are almost there. in & # 39; announcement of & # 39; a bolt.
& # 39; It is very likely that it will be done, & # 39; told Conlan to Sky Sports.
Billy Joe Saunders (right) is said to be closing in on a blockbuster right with Canelo Alvarez
The Mexican (right) is probably considered one of & # 39; s best pound-for-pound fighters
& # 39; Both fighters want it, both camps want it, everyone seems to be on the same side, we just have to hit the right number.
& # 39; They gave an initial deadline, but the negotiations are at a point where there is no point in turning back now. We are almost there. & # 39;
Canelo is considered by some to be one of & # 39; s best pound-for-pound fighters in & # 39; The world and a fight against Saunders would attract a lot of attention, with the British fighters with undefeated records.
Mexican fighter Canelo has become one of & # 39; s best pound-for-pound fighters in & # 39; a sport
The fight has dominated the narrative since Canelo beat Sergey Kovalev at light heavyweight to win the world title back in November.
His only loss in 56 professional fights came in 2013 against Floyd Mayweather and since then he has gone on to become one of & # 39; most accomplished fighters in & # 39; a sport.
When Quizzes was asked about a potential match-up with Saunders, Canelo denied any suggestions that they could enter the ring together.
& # 39; A fight between me and Billy Joe Saunders is a great fight, he's a great fighter. He is a difficult southpaw and a champion, it is a good fight, & # 39; he told Ring Magazine after the Kovalav win.
& # 39; It's literally & # 39; No boxing, no life & # 39 ;. I just won a fourth world title and I'm back in the gym here. It's not boxing, no life for me. & # 39;
Saunders would defend his super-middleweight title belt if he agrees to fight with Canelo next time
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