Opinion | May 06 2019

The best options for Canelo Alvarez next fight

For for Canelo Alvarez next fight we analyse the best options
Canelo Alvarez next fight
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CANELO ALVAREZ is the ‘king in the sport right now’ as Golden Boy president Eric Gomez cheerfully tells us. He is the most highly paid fighter in the world he can choose essentially whom to fight and when he wants to fight them.

We know that he will next fight in September, over the Mexican Independence weekend. That is now his date. But he must decide who will make for the best opponent. Here we weigh up Canelo’s options.

1. Gennady Golovkin