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.
- Mayweather vs. Canelo Undercard Complete (blacksportsonline.com)
- Mayweather Vs Canelo Tickets: TicketProcess.com Discounts All Floyd Mayweather Jr. Tickets (prweb.com)
- Mayweather-Canelo PPV undercard bouts named (fightnews.com)
- Mayweather Vs Alvarez Fight Card (mayweathervsalvarezsite.wordpress.com)
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- Smith-Molina showdown (sportsnippets.com)
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.
- Garcia-Matthysse tour delayed (sportsnippets.com)
- Garcia-Matthysse set (sportsnippets.com)
- Garcia vs Matthysse: Who Wins? (theboxingzone247.wordpress.com)
- Garcia awaits date for Matthysse fight (philly.com)
- Philly boxer Danny Garcia looks to next bout and beyond (philly.com)
- Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse to fight on Mayweather-Alvarez undercard (mma-boxing.si.com)