Mexican boxer Canelo Alvarez and US boxer Daniel Jacobs met for the first time, February 27, 2019, ahead of their fight in Las Vegas on May 4. Both boxers will be looking for the real middle-class world champions in the world boxing body IBF, WBC and WBA on May 4 at the T-Mobile Arena Las Vegas. Jacobs, who was a survivor of bone cancer in 2012, admitted the fight this time would be a proof of him, while Canelo believes this time will return to victory. Canelo himself will return to the middle class. He is having gone up to the super middle class when he won the WBA version of the world-class title by destroying Rocky Fielding in the third round last December, briefly.
The game takes place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, May 4, 2019. The Arena is a kind of home for Canelo and will be even more so considering the fight takes place on the weekend of Cinco de Mayo. Because it is held in Vegas, the Ring Walk is estimated to start between 4.30 am, or even 5 am. This exciting match will be broadcast on the DAZN television channel and for the UK area will be televised on Sky Sports. Fans can already buy the ticket, but the remaining ones are available at a higher price. For this match ticket, viewers can buy it for a minimum amount of $ 305.
In the press conference, at Hard Rock Cafe, New York, Canelo said, “I always like challenges, not least at this time. Daniel Jacobs is identical with his abilities, qualities, and talents. He can move quickly in the ring. So, we will prepare ourselves the best and give the best for boxing fans. We will come out as winners of this fight. ” Canelo admitted that he was preparing for a fierce battle. If he wins faces Jacobs, Canelo will qualify for a third fight against his arch-rivals in the middle class, Gennady Golovkin.