HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney podcast live from Radio Row at the MGM Grand during CHAVEZ JR VS ALVAREZ fight week. Thursday’s podcast features interviews with both main event fighters as well as David Lemieux, Joseph “JoJo” Diaz and Jason Quigley. Plus, they break down the betting odds for Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. happens Saturday live on pay-per-view beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.HBO Boxing Insider Kieran Mulvaney reports from the CHAVEZ JR VS ALVAREZ final press conference in Las Vegas. CLICK HERE BOXING
CHAVEZ JR VS ALVAREZ live HBO Boxing
Sat, May 06 2017
T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
9pm ET HBO PPV
This is a fight that’s consuming Mexico,” said the legendary Julio Cesar Chavez on Wednesday, at the final press conference for the Cinco de Mayo weekend battle for Mexican bragging rights between his son, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., and Canelo Alvarez.Alvarez – whose lone loss came to Floyd Mayweather three and a half years ago, when he was significantly less developed as a boxer than he is now – is the favorite with bookmakers and fans; but, insisted Chavez Jr., “I am here to win and not just to fight.”“For my part, I’m going to do all I can to ensure that this fight goes down as one of the greatest fights in the history of Mexico,” stated Alvarez.The HBO PPV card is live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this Saturday, beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Purchase the fight here.