Mayweather-Canelo PPV undercard bouts named

The opening two pay-per-view bouts of the September 14 mega-card at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas have been announced. In a 12-round battle for the IBF junior middleweight title, Ishe “Sugar Shay” Smith (25-5, 11 KOs) defends his crown for the first time against Carlos Molina (21-5-2, 6 KOs). The opening bout on the PPV will be a 10-round welterweight clash between Pablo Cesar “El Demoledor” Cano (26-3-1, 20 KOs) and England’s Ashley “Treasure” Theophane (33-5-1, 10 KOs). Of course, the two main bouts are the already announced blockbuster Mayweather-Alvarez and Garcia-Matthysse showdowns.

Hopkins talks Broner, Mayweather, Garcia-Matthysse


Published on Aug 9, 2013

Bernard Hopkins spoke to the media at Danny Garcia’s Philadelphia gym and shared his thoughts on Garcia’s showdown with feared Lucas Matthysse on the Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez undercard, plus Adrien Broner, Canelo’s chances for an upset and more.