Feature | Jul 15 2014

Ronnie Shields: Erislandy Lara beat Canelo Alvarez by eight rounds to four

'Gennady Golovkin would murder Saul Alvarez,' Shields tells James Slater

KNOWLEDGEABLE and respected trainer Ronnie Shields worked the corner of Erislandy Lara on Saturday night, as the Cuban boxed Saul Alvarez. Fans and experts are still arguing over who deserved the decision that ultimately went Canelo’s way in Vegas.

Here, in a candid interview with Boxing News, Shields gives his take on the big fight. Ronnie also gives his opinion on what may be next for both fighters.

Q: It was a good fight and everybody enjoyed it, but the scoring is still being debated. First of all, how did you have it?