Canelo Alvarez has his first contest at Madison Square Garden, where WBA ‘regular’ super-middleweight champion Rocky Fielding will attempt to upset the Mexican superstar on Saturday (December 15).
12 three-minute rounds at 168lbs.
Sky Sports Main Event will televise the event in the UK. Their coverage begins at 11pm.
In the USA streaming service DAZN will be kicking off their new deal. The fight therefore will be available through the DAZN app. To subscribe the first month is free and then $9.99 a month.
Their coverage begins at 8pm ET/5pm PT. The main event is expect between 10-11pm ET.
For undercard results and coverage of the main event the Boxing News live blog will be available HERE at 11pm in the UK, 6pm ET.
David Lemieux was unable to make weight safely, so his contest with Tureano Johnson is off. Tevin Farmer is therefore elevated to co-main event. He puts his IBF super-featherweight title on the line against Francisco Fonseca. Unified IBF and WBA lightweight champion Katie Taylor boxes a former amateur rival in Eva Wahlstrom. Sadam Ali fights Mauricio Herrera and Golden Boy prospect Ryan Garcia will also be in action.