Marc Castro has opened his skilled profession with a third-round knockout of Luis Valdes within the remaining preliminary bout. The 2-time novice world champion out of Fresno floored Valdes twice and closed the present at 1:59 of the third spherical.
Subsequent up: Canelo Álvarez v Callum Smith.
Howdy and welcome to San Antonio for tonight’s tremendous middleweight showdown between Saul ‘Canelo’ Álvarez and Callum Smith. The unbeaten Liverpudlian is placing his WBA “tremendous” title at 168lbs on the road towards Álvarez, the red-headed Mexican and three-division champion extensively thought to be boxing’s greatest star. The vacant WBC strap can also be at stake in a unification bout that includes two of the division’s finest.
The ultimate undercard bout of the evening is about to begin with two-time novice world champion Marc Castro making his much-anticipated professional debut towards Luis Valdes in a junior light-weight bout scheduled for 4 rounds. Álvarez and Smith are anticipated to make their ringwalks shortly thereafter.