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Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. press tour photos & quotes

Canelo Álvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) and Julio César Chávez, Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) hosted a press conference in New York City and Mexico City in recent days, and the fans for both fighters came out in throngs and lined up early to get close to Canelo and Chávez, Jr. at the event. Canelo and Chávez, Jr. will meet on Cinco de Mayo weekend, Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.

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2015 Round of the Year

The Best Boxing Round of the Year Award for 2015: We were blessed in 2015, with plenty of great fights, and plenty of dramatic rounds in those fights. Here’s a look at our pick for the best round of the year in boxing, with one standing out in particular, and many other noteworthy contenders making an appearance as well.

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2015 Breakout Performance of the Year

Which Boxer Had the Best Breakout Performance in 2015? The Breakout Performance of the Year award can go in several different directions. It could go to a top prospect who steps up in competition and performs at a high level, it could go to an entirely unknown fighter who bursts onto the scene with a major victory, or it could go to a fringe contender or B-side fighter who takes a leap ahead and moves away from opponent status. This year, there were viable choices to win the honor in each of those different ways, but for us, the breakout ...

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