Canelo Alvarez of Mexico steps back into the ring, this time to face a more capable challenger with several title belts on the line when he squares up against sage boxing veteran Billy Joe Saunders of Britain with WBC, W(BA) and WBO super middleweight titles at stake.
The undercard fights begin starting at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET and the main event between Alvarez and Saunders should begin at around 8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET on Saturday, May 8. The event will be broadcast LIVE on D(AZN). Fans without a current subscription can watch Canelo take on Saunders and the other fights live online on D(AZN) for under $20. Sign up to watch the fight on D(AZN) now.
LATEST CANELO VS. SAUNDERS LIVE UPDATES & VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS
Here’s a look at the complete preview information for Canelo vs. Saunders, including the complete fight card, odds, schedule and more provided below as well as information about how you can watch the fights live online or on your TV.
CANELO VS. SAUNDERS ODDS
Canelo Alvarez is a clear favorite in this fight at (-700) while Billy Joe Saunders is a (+450) underdog, according to the latest Oregon Lottery Scoreboard odds. The odds of a draw as the result in this fight are considered highly improbable at (+2000).
Will the fight go all 12 rounds?
Method of victory
- Canelo by KO/TKO/DQ: +100
- Canelo by decision : +150
- Saunders by KO/TKO/DQ or submission: +2000
- Saunders by decision: +500
CANELO VS. SAUNDERS FIGHT CARD
Canelo Alvarez (-5200) vs. Billy Joe Saunders (+1400) — Super Middleweight (12 round title bout with Alvarez’s WBC and W(BA) super middleweight titles and Saunders’ WBO super middleweight title all on the line)
Elwin Soto (-900) vs. Katsunari Takayama (+600) — WBO junior flyweight title
Souleymane Cissokho (-450) vs. Kieron Conway (+335) — super welterweight
Frank Sanchez vs. Nagy Aguilera — heavyweight
HOW TO WATCH
What: Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders
When: Saturday, May 8
– Undercard fights begin at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET
– Main event begins at roughly 8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET
Where: AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas
Watch the event live online: You can watch a live stream of the fights for less than $20 on D(AZN) (It’s just $19.99/month or $99.99/full year subscription, and you can cancel anytime.)
TV Channel: D(AZN) (This event is not available on traditional cable TV packages, only Pay Per View through select cable services providers. The fight is available through the D(AZN) streaming service. Here’s how to get D(AZN) on your TV.)
Is an annual D(AZN) subscription worth the money? It depends on how big a boxing fan you are, and what other sports are important to you. Our complete D(AZN) explanation guide should help you make an informed decision and help you find out how to get D(AZN) on your TV.
How to watch on TV with PPV: Cost and details
If you aren’t willing or able to sign up for D(AZN), you can still purchase the fight from select major cable providers who are offering the event at a much more costly pay-per-view price of $49.99, which also includes a gift code that provides access to D(AZN) through April 30, 2021. The providers offering the fight as a pay-per-view package includes: Comcast, Charter, Cox, Optimum / Altice, Verizon, DIRECTV and AT&T are some of the major outlets that will offer the fight as a PPV option, but there are others as well. You’ll have to call your provider in order to set this up.
If you purchase the fight as PPV through your cable provider, you can also redeem your code at dazn.com/canelo to get one month of D(AZN) access included with the purchase.
— Tim Brown, The Oregonian/OregonLive | @timfsbrown
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