Canelo remains undisputed super middleweight champion

October 1, 2023 4:32 pm

[Source: Showtime Sports]

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez defended his status as undisputed super middleweight champion against Jermell Charlo in a 12-round bout at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

This historic fight marked the first time two male undisputed champions have met in boxing’s four-belt era.

Alvarez showcased his hunger for victory by landing accurate jabs and earning the respect he deserved.

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He consistently pushed forward, delivering powerful lead hooks and forcing Charlo to fight defensively along the ropes.

Alvarez’s dominance was evident as he landed a strong left hook and continued to unleash a barrage of jabs, causing Charlo to retreat.

In the final four rounds, Alvarez demonstrated overwhelming pressure and a high volume of punches.

Despite Charlo’s efforts to find answers, he found himself pushed against the ropes once again, enduring a body shot in the process.

While Alvarez showcased superior skills, Charlo commendably managed to escape the ropes.

Charlo landed a solid jab, followed by a successful lead hook.

In response, Alvarez backed Charlo away and delivered a solid right hand.

In the final minutes, Alvarez landed a good right hand late, forcing Charlo backward and ultimately winning the title.