Everything is ready for Canelo Alvarez to return to the ring in Could for his first struggle since Amazon Prime Video acquired multiyear rights for Premier Boxing Champions.
Canelo has fought one time with PBC, again in September when he outlasted Jermell Charlo in a UD victory. For the second struggle of his PBC contract, all indicators level to Jermell’s twin brother stepping as much as face the Mexican.
One other Charlo struggle coming for Canelo?
Based on Alan Dawson of ProBoxTV, a “supply mentioned Jermall Charlo remained a frontrunner to field Canelo on Could 4“. Charlo returned to the ring in November after over two years out of motion and handily defeated Jose Benavidez Jr. However it is a huge check for the unbeaten 33-year-old.
David Benavidez and Jaime Munguia have lengthy been mentioned as potential opponents for Canelo, however that is not occurring for Alvarez’s first struggle of 2024. However not all is misplaced for the tip of the 12 months; at the very least in Benavidez’s case.
That very same supply reportedly talked about that “the third Canelo struggle on the PBC swing would doubtless, nonetheless, be in opposition to David Benavidez“. Absolutely, Benavidez wished the Could struggle, particularly since he is contemporary off yet one more dominant win, most lately over the beforehand undefeated Demetrius Andrade.
On this state of affairs, Munguia is the one who loses out in 2024. He should still get his shot at glory in 2025, however so many issues can change earlier than then. Within the meantime, Munguia will get able to face John Ryder in a extremely anticipated tremendous middleweight struggle on January 27.