It seems that the Mexican and current 168-pound champion of the WBC, WBO and WBA, Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, will face the UFC, this will happen on November 6 when the Mexican gets into the ring before Caleb Plant and at the same time the MMA company presented its mega card with two championship fights.
Canelo and the UFC will meet again on the road on November 6, the Mexican and the company of Mixed martial arts They will fight for the rating and the taste of the fans, something that happened a few years ago.
Canelo and Plant will be contesting the 168-pound title unification in the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, while that same night, the UFC presents a mega card with two world titles, led by the rematch between Kamaru Usman and Colvy Covington at MSG in New York..
It should be remembered that there was already an encounter between the UFC and Canelo, happened in 2019, the Mexican stepped into the ring to face Sergey Kovalev at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, but, their fight had to be delayed because at that very moment the meeting between, Jorge Masvidal and Nate Díaz, at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The fight of the UFC attracted a lot of the attention of the fans and therefore, Golden Boy Promotion, chose to broadcast the fight of Masvidal and Diaz on the screens of the MGM, This caused that the fight of the tapatío was postponed a few minutes, something that left very annoyed to Canelo.
CANELO PROMISES WAR TO PLANT
During the traditional WBC’s “Coffee Tuesday”, Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, spoke about the constant statements of Caleb Plant, and explained that his rival only speaks to provoke him, but he takes that as motivation.