Saul “Canelo” Alvarez takes on John Ryder in Mexico tonight, placing the undisputed super-middleweight titles on the road on Cinco de Mayo weekend.
Alvarez, 32, bounced again from his first loss in 9 years – a factors defeat by Dmitry Bivol – by securing a call win over Gennady Golovkin in September.
With that victory, the Mexican retained his undisputed titles, which he’ll now defend towards Ryder in Guadalajara.
Last outing, the Briton, 34, stopped Zach Parker to change into interim WBO world champion. Now, six months on, he faces his hardest take a look at but.
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When is it?
The struggle will happen on Saturday 6 May on the Estadio Akron in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The primary card is scheduled to start at 12am BST on Sunday 7 May (4pm PT, 6pm CT, 7pm ET on Saturday).
Ring walks for the principle occasion are anticipated at roughly 4am BST on Sunday (8pm PT, 10pm CT, 11pm ET on Saturday).
How can I watch it?
The occasion will stream reside on subscription service Dazn within the UK and worldwide, and on Dazn pay-per-view within the US and Canada.
Canelo – 1/12
Ryder – 13/2
Draw – 22/1
Full odds through Betway.
Full card (topic to alter)
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (C) vs John Ryder (WBA [Super], WBC, IBF and WBO super-middleweight titles)
Julio Cesar Martinez (C) vs Ronal Batista (WBC flyweight title)
Steve Spark (C) vs Gabriel Gollaz Valenzuela (WBA Intercontinental super-lightweight title)
Nathan Devon Rodriguez vs Alexander Mejia (featherweight)
Oleksandr Gvozdyk vs Ricards Bolotniks (super-middleweight)
Bek Nurmaganbet vs Argenis Espana (super-middleweight)
Lawrence King vs Elio German Rafael (super-welterweight)
Johansen Alvarez Suarez vs Johan Rodriguez Arreguin (super-featherweight)
Abilkhan Amankul vs Jesus Moroyoqui Palomares (middleweight)
Carlos Emiliano Rojo vs Fabian Trejo Rivera (super-welterweight)
Jesus Larios vs Alejandro Curiel (featherweight)
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