Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez returned to training this week with the Canelo Team and everything with his sights set on Caleb Plant with whom he would be advancing in negotiations to face him on September 18 for the super middleweight title.
A few days ago, promoter Eddie Hearn assured that they were thinking of tying up “Canelo” for three fights, including Plant's, while the American fighter's work team confirmed to ESPN that the agreement is close.
Hearn would prefer to do a three-fight deal, obviously, with Canelo Alvarez. This is your chance to try to get him online.
“I feel like Caleb Plant shouldn't be just anyone in this. Caleb Plant is a guy who should get the best deal and the best opportunity for this fight, but unfortunately that's boxing, but we'll see where he goes, ”Hearn told the media.
The promoter's words give the green light to have a fight on September, even if the agreement does not materialize with Caleb Plant .
“Canelo” Álvarez, considered the best pound for pound of the moment, is 56-1-2, 38 KOs. Plant remains undefeated with 21 wins, 12 by knockout.