Saul Alvarez vs. Kermit Cintron Moves to the Iconic Plaza Mexico in Mexico City
Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions are pleased to announce that the November 26 WBC Super Welterweight World Title clash between undefeated World Champion Canelo Alvarez and former World Champion Kermit Cintron which will be televised on HBO Boxing After Dark in the United States and on Televisa in Mexico will take place at Plaza Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico.
The iconic arena, which holds more than 40,000 people, has been home to some of Mexico’s greatest champions including Raul “Raton” Macias, Humberto “Chiquita” Gonzalez, Erik “El Terrible” Morales and Julio Cesar Chavez. Now, Mexico’s brightest star, Canelo Alvarez, is set to defend his world title in the famous venue.
Alvarez vs. Cintron is a 12-round bout for Alvarez’s WBC Super Welterweight World Championship which will take place Saturday, November 26 at Plaza Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico and is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T.
The HBO Boxing After Dark telecast, which will also feature Adrien Broner vs. Vicente Rodriguez in a 12-round bout for the vacant WBO Junior Lightweight World Title taking place the same night from the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, will air at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT in the United States. Broner vs. Rodriguez is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and R&R Promotions in association with Canelo Promotions.
Tickets, priced from 200 pesos to 3000 pesos are on sale now and available for purchase through www.ticketmaster.mx.