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Ben Whittaker: The British boxing star compared to Roy Jones and tipped to reach level of Canelo Alvarez and Dmitry Bivol

Ben Whittaker approaches boxing with a "real life WWE" mantra. He understands and relishes the theatre, but appreciates and adheres to the business, strutting into the professional ranks bearing signs of a veteran delicacy to flick the switch between flashy salesman and steely-eyed technician. He peacocks for the cameras and...
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My Boxing Pound-For-Pound List After The Fall Of Canelo Alvarez

In the last few weeks, the boxing world has been shaken up significantly. The former No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world, Canelo Alvarez, decisively lost. Jermell Charlo became undisputed champion at 154 pounds. Shakur Stevenson had the best victory of his career. All of it has affected my boxing pound-for-pound list.
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Craig Richards Wasn't Surprised Dmitry Bivol Upset Canelo Alvarez

Not everyone was shocked when Canelo Alvarez was upset on the scorecards by Dmitry Bivol in Las Vegas last weekend. In May 2021, in Manchester, Bivol won a close decision over London’s Craig Richards by scores of 118-110, 115-114 and 115-113 and the day before Bivol handed Canelo just the second loss of his decorated career, Richards felt his old opponent could do it.

Is Canelo Alvarez Getting Closer To A Trilogy Fight With Gennady Golovkin?

Yep, it still seems like a shocker that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez received a boxing lesson courtesy of light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol on May 7. Bivol’s dominant unanimous decision victory did a few things to Alvarez: It wiped out his 8-fight win streak; it shattered the mystique of an indestructible Canelo; and it also cracked open two big questions — one about Alvarez’s next fight and the second about his standing in the boxing world.

Jake Paul vs Canelo Alvarez ‘will happen’, says YouTube star’s training partner

Jake Paul’s training partner Anthony Taylor has claimed that the YouTuber will go head to head with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez one day.Paul, 25, has built a 5-0 record as a professional boxer, knocking out each man he has faced – including former UFC champion Tyron Woodley and Ben Askren, who also fought in the UFC and held titles in other mixed martial arts promotions.Canelo, meanwhile, has been seen as boxing’s pound-for-pound king for a number of years, with many still believing that the Mexican holds that status despite his recent loss to Dmitry Bivol.That result earlier this month marked the second...
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Canelo Alvarez ($89 Million) Ranks As 5th Highest Earning Athlete In The World

Canelo Alvarez lost his last fight in the ring against Dmitry Bivol but his bank account stays winning. In a study released Wednesday, sports business media publication Sportico ranked Alvarez as the fifth-highest earning athlete in the world. Boxing’s biggest breadwinner was estimated to earn $89 million over a 12-month...