Next fight of Callum Smith is not determined yet.
Promoter Oscar De La Hoya has denied that his fighter Saul Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs) has already chosen his next opponent. Recently, there was an informal information that the Mexican would meet Billy Joe Saunders (29-0, 14 KOs) this year.
It seems that Saul Alvarez (53-1-2, 36 KOs) will fight within the super middleweight division next. It is expected that the 29-year-old Canelo will return to the ring on May 2 in Las Vegas.
John Ryder (28-5, 16 KOs) team has filed an official protest on the outcome of Saturday's fight against Callum Smith (27-0, 19 KOs). The fight for the WBA super middleweight title has become the main event of the boxing evening in Liverpool.
On November 23 in Liverpool WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith (26-0, 19 KO) will face John Ryder (28-4, 16 KO) and this fight was officially announced. Recently, the World Boxing Association has ordered the teams to begin negotiations on this fight. Both fighters work with the same promotional organization Matchroom, so the deal was quickly reached.
On June 1 in New York, WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith (25-0, 18 KOs) will defend his title in a fight against Hassan N'Dam N'Jikam (37-3, 21 KOs). N'Dam is currently holds the silver WBC belt he won in the fight with Martin Murray.