Middleweights Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 KO’s) of Mexicao and Daniel “Marvel Man” Jacobs (35-2, 29 KO’s) of the US are in top structure for their up and coming unification, which occurs amid the Cinco de Mayo weekend at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The fight will happen on Saturday May 4, 2019 and will be Live Stream exclusively by DAZN.
Canelo will stake the middleweight tiles of the World Boxing Chamber and World Boxing Affiliation, while Jacobs will have his title from the Global Boxing Alliance hanging in the balance.
Pre-fight weigh-ins are taken at the 30, 14 and 7 day mark, before a fight perceived by the WBC. The authorizing body requires them so as to anticipate abrupt lack of hydration that makes genuine harm fighters.
Showing his control and responsibility, Canelo was route under the 30-day mark, coming at 168.2 pounds, which is serenely beneath the cutoff of 176 pounds as required by the WBC.
Jacobs was heavier, yet underneath the 30 day mark – coming in at 175.4-pounds.