Canelo Alvarez vs Dmitry Bivol: when is the press conference and weigh-in?
The Mexican superstar will return to action for the first time this year against Dmitry Bivol on 7 May at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Saúl Canelo Álvarez is eager to return to the ring for the first time this year and he will fight Kyrgyzstan born Dimitry Bivol on 7 May at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Mexican superstar will return to 175 pounds to face the unbeaten Bivol star for the WBA championship.
Right now, I have Bivol,” said Canelo during a Media Conference Call. “He’s stronger than Kovalev, yes. He’s a solid champion at 175, a really good fighter. So, it’s a challenge for me, and this kind of challenge motivates me. I’m trying to extend my legacy.”
Canelo vs Bivol: press conference
The pre-fight press conference will see both men face questions from the media ahead of the Saturday’s Las Vegas bout with the event set to get underway at 4:00 pm ET on 5 May. The event can be live streamed via DAZN.
Canelo vs Bivol: weigh in
Both fighters will go face-to-face for the traditional pre-fight weigh in with that event taking place on 6 May in Vegas also scheduled for 4:00 pm (ET) with DAZN, once again live streaming the event.