The final press conference before Canelo Alvarez and Avni Yildirim share the ring will be going down today, February 25.
This Saturday night, Canelo will put his WBA (Super), WBC, and The Ring Super-Middleweight Titles on the line. It’s a quick turnaround for Canelo, who competed in December. As for Yildirim, he hasn’t fought since February 2019.
In his last outing, Canelo turned in a one-sided showing against Callum Smith to capture his 168-pound gold. Yildirim’s most recent bout ended in a technical decision loss to Anthony Dirrell.
The pre-fight press conference has a tentative start time of 1 p.m. ET. You can catch the live stream above.