‘Canelo’ Álvarez left his rival with an inflated eye and was proclaimed WBO champion

Correspondent Luis Mendoza from the United States. He continues to make his legacy great. The Mexican Saúl ‘Canelo’ Álvarez defeated the English boxer last Saturday night Billy joe sounders and champion of the World Boxing Organization in the super middle category.

There were a total of 8 rounds in which the Mexican boxer was much more with two hooks and straights that wore down the left-hander Sounders. As a consequence of this came a lethal blow of ‘Canelo‘in the eighth round.

After giving him a real beating, ‘Canelo‘he threw a lethal upper and left his rival with an inflamed right eye, so, after reaching his equine his trainer Mark tibbs He forbade the European to continue the fight.

By having the vision of the right eye practically null, there was no ninth round and in this way ‘Canelo‘took the victory by technical knockout and took the belt in the AT&T Stadium Arlington in Texas before 73 thousand fans.

“I couldn’t see, I talked to Mark Tibbs and he said he couldn’t see, he wouldn’t let him out (in the ninth round). (…) I think Billy fought really well, but Canelo is pretty strong, he broke his eye socket . It was very good, very good, “said his promoter Eddie Hearn who also commented that Sounders was transferred to a hospital.

In this way ‘Canelo’ took his third belt in the three most important boxing associations worldwide such as the World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Council (WBC) and now that of the World Boxing Organization (WBO). ).