Although the coronavirus is still circulating, the super middleweight championship between boxers Canelo Alvarez and Billy Joe Sanders on May 8 in Arlington, Texas The battle is still expected to be attended by more than 60,000 people.
“Bringing more than 60,000 fans to this iconic stadium this year is a dream come true. Matchroom Promotions general manager Hearn said in a video posted on social networks: “We look forward to providing fans with an unforgettable moment and celebrating that they will never The celebration of the’Cinco de Mayo’ (Mexican National Holiday) that will be forgotten.
His country’s idol Mexican Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (30 years old, 55 wins, 1 loss, 2 draws) will try to win the WBO championship from British Billy Joe Saunders (31 years old, undefeated in 30 battles) and will It is added to its collection, including WBC and WBA belts in this category.
In 2016, he stole the WBO middleweight belt from Briton Liam Smith in the same location in front of more than 50,000 spectators.
“We feel that this fight is going on another amazing boxing match,” commented Jerry Jones, owner of the venue and Cowboys.
Hearn said: “It was obvious when Jerry Jones told us that we could accommodate 70,000 people here.” “After the pandemic, the dream has come true… we need to celebrate. We will hold a show for you. A party you will never forget”.