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Billy Joe Saunders Still 'Undecided' On Boxing Return, Says Hearn

The career of Billy Joe Saunders is still up in the air, according to his promoter Eddie Hearn, who checked in with the fighter recently. "I think he’s ‘undecided’ is the best word," Hearn said during an interview with Boxing Social. "I said to him I would love to see him fight again."
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Billy Joe Saunders On Claims He Quit Against Canelo Alvarez: “As A Fighter, I Wanted To Go On, I Would Have Loved To See How The Next Four Or Five Rounds Go”

Billy Joe Saunders has always been loquacious. Recently, however, the former two-division world champion has been abnormally quiet. Approximately one month ago, the British native talked and fought his way into a super middleweight unification contest against Canelo Alvarez. During the lead-up to their showdown and for years before that, Saunders claimed that if he were ever given a chance to face Alvarez, he would hand him the second loss of his career. However, when the two stood across the ring from one another at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas, Saunders realized how wrong he was.
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Caleb Plant: I'm A Lot Faster Than Billy Joe Saunders, My Defense Is Better, I Punch Harder

Caleb Plant has a message for those giving him the same shot at upsetting Canelo Alvarez that they gave Billy Joe Saunders. The unbeaten IBF super middleweight champion contends that he is better at virtually everything than Saunders. He commended Saunders’ performance against Alvarez last month, but Plant promised during an episode of “The PBC Podcast” that Alvarez will have much more difficulty with him if they fight in September.

Billy Joe Saunders thankful for support after Canelo Alvarez Loss

When Billy Joe Saunders walked out against Canelo Alvarez on May 8, he had no idea that his 30-0 14 KOs) track record will come to a stop. “While the fighter acknowledged Canelo’s strength and prowess, his own track record put him in a position where he was all impressive by himself, enough perhaps to even make an impression on Alvarez. If you have been a part of the sports betting community, you know what odds bookies usually give Alvarez, even against promising opponents such as Saunders.

Canelo Álvarez wins by TKO after Billy Joe Saunders injury

ARLINGTON, Texas — There’s no other moment in sports like the few seconds before the opening bell rings for a big fight. When two boxers stare at each other across the ring — like Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and Billy Joe Saunders did on Saturday night inside AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas — it feels like time slows down. The opening bell can’t ring fast enough.

Chris Eubank Jr makes £10k charity donation after betting on Billy Joe Saunders to suffer a stoppage loss to Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez

Chris Eubank Jr has donated £10,000 to charity after placing a bet that British rival Billy Joe Saunders would suffer a stoppage loss to Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. Eubank Jr had vowed to make a charitable donation after staking his money on the result of Canelo's world title unification clash against Saunders, who was halted after the eighth round in Texas.

Eddie Hearn believes Billy Joe Saunders will fight again

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn believes that Billy Joe Saunders will return to the ring despite a significant injury that has left his career in jeopardy. Saunders suffered multiple fractures in his cheek bone during a vicious bout against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez last weekend. He was taken to a hospital after the fight and later had surgery to repair a fractured right orbital bone.