Canelo Alvarez is again within the ring tonight simply two-and-a-half months after his final outing in opposition to Callum Smith in December. The pound-for-pound nice defends his WBA, WBC and Ring Journal super-middleweight titles in opposition to Avni Yildirim in Miami.
The Turkish underdog is ranked No 1 with the WBC however has not fought in two years, when he was crushed by Anthony Dirrell in Minneapolis.
Yildirim comes into the combat as a large underdog, as Canelo appears to heat up for a possible mega-clash with Billy Joe Saunders in Could.
British followers might keep in mind him after he was on the top of a brutal knockout from Chris Eubank Jr within the World Boxing Tremendous Collection in 2017.
Elsewhere, Tyson Fury’s youthful brother Tommy is again and can headline BT Sport’s card tonight.
The broadcasters saved the present after the principle occasion between Anto Cacace in opposition to Lyon Woodstock for the British super-featherweight title was cancelled.
Woodstock examined constructive for Covid however Fury will nonetheless get the possibility to combat in opposition to 0-9 Scott Williams.
Listed below are the essential particulars you want to watch the motion…
Canelo Alvarez vs Avni Yildirim
Zhang Zhilea vs Jerry Forrest
Diego Pacheco vs Rodolfo Gomez Jr
Marc Castro vs Raul Corona
Aaron Aponte vs Harry Gigliotti
Keyshawn Davis vs Lester Brown
Alexis Espino vs Ashton Sykes
BT Sport Present
Anthony Cacace vs Lyon Woodstock – OFF
Tommy Fury vs Scott Williams
Kaisy Khademi vs Ijaz Ahmed
Nathan Heaney vs Ryan Oliver
Sam Noakes vs Delmar Thomas
Masood Abdulah vs Taka Bembere
Amaar Akbar vs Chris Adaway
Adan Mohamed vs Brett Fidoe
Canelo vs Yildirim will likely be stay on American streaming service DAZN.
For those who’re serious about watching, you are able to do so within the UK at the price of £1.99.
The combat can then be streamed by way of the app or on-line.
BT Sport will likely be exhibiting the complete Fury card on BT Sport 1.
Additionally it is obtainable by way of the app which will be streamed on laptops, sensible TVs, telephones, tablets and recreation consoles.
Canelo vs Yildirim is about to happen within the early hours of Sunday morning, UK time.
The principle occasion is anticipated to get underway at round 4am, though there’s each likelihood the undercard may barely overrun.
As for Fury, the undercard will get underway from 6pm.
He’s anticipated to make his method to the ring at round 8pm.