Canelo vacates one of his titles
WBC and WBA Middleweight Champion Saul Alvarez vacated WBA regular super middleweight title. The Mexican won this belt in December, when he knocked out Rocky Fielding of UK in three rounds. At the same time, Alvarez does not exclude that in the future he will fight in the super middleweight division again.
On May 4, Alvarez will face IBF middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs. Today it became known that the fight will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Earlier it was reported that the Ukrainian Sergey Derevyanchenko will fight for the right to become a mandatory for the Jacobs’ belt. The American won the title in the battle with the Ukrainian. After 12 rounds, one of the judges gave the victory to Derevyanchenko 114-113, and the other two gave it to Daniel Jacobs with a score of 115-112.