May 6, 2016
May 6, 2016
Amir Khan

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Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan fight time, plus date and venue

Amir Khan, former two-time super-lightweight world champion, jumps two weight classes to face WBC middleweight king Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez at a 155lb catchweight. Khan, coming off a 12-round decision win over Chris Algieri, is a heavy underdog against the Mexican icon. The pair will clash in the first boxing event to take place at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas tomorrow night [May 7].

Rounds scheduled

12, three minute rounds.

TV Coverage

Live on BoxNation from 1.30am (UK). 9:00 PM ET/ 6:00 PM PT on HBO PPV (US) & LiveStream (online).

Undercard highlights

Former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux takes on slugger Glen Tapia in an excitement-guaranteed 10-rounder.

Welterweight contender Frankie Gomez fights seasoned campaigner Mauricio Herrera over 10 while Patrick Teixeira clashes with Curtis Stevens at middleweight. 160lb prospect Jason Quigley also features.