Everything you need to know about Canelo Alvarez vs Jacobs Boxing

The world-class midfield unification match between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs will be held at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas on May 4, 2019. Canelo is the champion of the WBC and WBA world boxing body champion, while Jacobs is the champion in the IBF boxing body.

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Canelo stated that he was happy and excited because he has the opportunity to return to compete in Las Vegas. Canelo also added that he had a lot of big battles there against great boxers. Next, he will face Daniel Jacobs. Canelo said that he was ready to add to his championship collection and his supporters were also looking forward to his upcoming victory.

Saul Canelo Alvarez is a 28-year-old famous Mexican boxer with a record 51-1-2 (35 KOs). Besides the champion in the middle class, he also won the WBA super middle class. Canelo last competed at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas against Gennady Golovkin on September 15, 2018. At that time he plays the second game against Golovkin and manages to win 12 rounds while winning the title of the tough boxer from Kazakhstan. In another corner, Daniel Jacobs is the champion of the IBF world boxing body version. Jacobs is a boxer from the United States. Jacobs is currently 32 years old with a 35-2-0 record (29 KOs). He was beaten by Golovkin with a slim number in 2017, having won all three of his battles since then, including the October split decision on Sergiy Derevyanchenko.

“This (T-Mobile Arena) is a place where I have some of my biggest battles,” Canelo said. “This fight with Daniel Jacobs is not an exception. I am ready to win another world title in front of a crowded house.” As for Jacobs, the fight with Canelo will be his first duel in Las Vegas since the first world title battle and his first defeat, fifth-round knockout, of Dmitry Pirog in July 2010 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. This fight will be live on DAZN. Here is the best guide to watch Jacobs vs Canelo live Online.