The year of 2018 will be closed with the spectacular bout of Canelo vs Fielding on this December 15. Rocky Fielding who is the WBA World Super Middleweight champion is challenged by Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. The Madison Square Garden would be the venue of this bout. It’s only one month remaining for Canelo to adapt to the division.
It’s still fresh in our memory where Gennady Golovkin has been put down dramatically by Alvarez. That double title bout led Canelo as the champion of both WBA and WBC middleweight class. Yes, the middleweight, it’s actually a brave decision for Canelo to move up to the super middleweight and challenge Rocky Fielding the champion and it will even boost the bout popularity.
Canelo is enthusiastic to have the fight held in New York as it’s just he expected previously. He aims to explore the WBA World Super Middleweight division. This way, he can analyze and internalize the elements of where the Rocky Fielding took his title. The bout would be the inter-federation bout as Canelo will still represent the WBC as the title holder of Middleweight World Champion. It’s a very ambitious step, as Canelo confirmed that this would be h
Spectating the fight from the Madison Square may not be possible for everyone. Fortunately, the Canelo vs FIelding bout would be exclusively broadcasted through DAZN. If you want to watch Canelo vs FIelding form your screen, joining DAZN Network is the only way by far. Canelo vs FIelding would the main card of the night. You need to stay tuned for other possible live stream options.
In other hands, Fielding is UK native boxer who has come from a long way to be the champion. He deserves his Super Middleweight title after defeating WBA toughest fighters. Indeed, Fielding would be representing WBA in Canelo vs Fielding fight in the Madison Square Garden, New York. Fielding would be a very tough opponent to Canelo since he only once lost the bout by TKO in 2015.
Fielding’s glorious victory was defeating Tyron Zeuge back in month July. It’s also where he gets his WBA Super Middleweight title. This title is challenged by the approval of Canelo moving up to this division. Fielding would stay on his current stats while Canelo seems to adjust the division for the next month. However, Fielding has to deal with fact that he’ll face the big name of the US’ boxing world.
WBA vs WBC fight is always the anticipated one since it’s pretty much like the pride bout between UK vs the US. Besides, this fight would be the title main card in New York. As we know, Canelo Alvarez has won his third title but moving up to the Super Middleweight in months is another challenges. In other hands, Fielding is a less-experienced boxer with a remarkable record, it would be a huge motivation since he’ll put his title at a stake in this bout. However, Fielding seemed to be very confident to defeat the WBC champion in his last press conference.