Results of Canelo Alvarez’s fight against Dmitry Bivol, prominent details: Russian champion upsets Mexican superstar

Canel Alvarez’s high ambition finally caught up with him on Saturday as the pound-for-pound king met his match in the form of undefeated WBA welterweight champion Dmitry Bivol.

Alvarez (57-2-2, 39 KOs), the champion of the four divisions, scored a total of 84 shots in a total of 12 rounds, while Bivol (20-0, 11 KOs) relied on his defense and precise shots to draw unrest with a unanimous decision. inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. All three referees scored 115-113 for Buffalo in a fight that seemed all but non-competitive as CBS Sports scored 119-109 in favor of Buffalo.

“I’m sorry I ruined your plans [for a fall trilogy fight against] Gennady Golovkin, perhaps, “said Buffalo.” Congratulations [Alvarez], he is a great champion and I respect him. But if you don’t believe in yourself, what will you do? You will achieve nothing. I believe and my team believes. ”

CBS Sports will be with you all night in Las Vegas, so be sure to follow the live results and highlights below.

Alvarez Buffalo battle map, results

  • Dmitry Bivol (c) def. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez by unanimous decision (115-113, 115-113, 115-113)
  • Montana Love def. Gabriel Gollaz unanimously (114-112, 114-112, 114-112)
  • Shakhram Giyasov def. Christian Gomez by unanimous decision (99-88, 99-88, 98-89)
  • Marc Castro def. Pedro Vicente by unanimous decision of the judges (60-54, 60-54, 60-54)
  • Zhilei Zhang def. Scott Alexander knocked out in the first round

Alvarez v. Buffalo

Alvarez 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 9 9 9 109
Buffalo (c) 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 10 10 10 119

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