Boxing fans, the hype will start today. After it was announced that undefeated champions Floyd Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez would be facing off on September 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, live on SHOWTIME pay-per view, the excitement was as high as the sport has seen in years. Mayweather and Canelo will compete in the biggest match the sport has seen in more than half a decade and the excitement is only to grow the closer we get to the fight date.
The media tour for the highly anticipated tour officially kicks off today:
SHOWTIME Sports kicks off its 11-city, two-country media tour to officially announce the September 14 mega-fight between Eight-Time, Five-Division World Champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Unified Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez. Watch both boxing greats live as their legions of fans converge on Time Square.
You can watch a live stream of the pre-fight press conference at 3:00 p.m. ET below:
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