TV Azteca in Mexico.,Today at 1 pm ET streaming live on DAZN and also right up top in the video player here, Canelo Alvarez, Avni Yildirim, and the rest of Saturday’s fighters will hit the scales in the greater metropolitan Miami area ahead of their fights.Canelo Alvarez hopes to turn Miami into another home for his blockbuster fight nights as he prepares to defend his WBC, WBA Super and Ring Magazine World Super-Middleweight titles against mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim on Saturday night (February 27) at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, live worldwide on DAZN and on
We’ll be here with live updates of the weights as they come in.
Canelo (54-1-2, 36 KO) will be defending his WBC and WBA super middleweight titles against Yildirim (21-2, 12 KO) in the 12-round main event, of course with a limit of 168 pounds for that fight.
The co-feature is another world title bout, as Julio Cesar Martinez (17-1, 13 KO) defends his WBC flyweight belt against McWilliams Arroyo (20-4, 15 KO) in a 12-rounder with a max of 112 pounds. That fight has been canceled.
How to Watch Canelo vs Yildirim
Date: Saturday, Feb. 27 | Start Time: 7:00 pm ET
Location: Hard Rock Stadium – Miami Gardens, FL
Online Coverage: BadLeftHook.com
The card will also feature a heavyweight matchup between Zhilei Zhang (22-0, 17 KO) and Jerry Forrest (26-4, 20 KO), as well as several prospects in action, including super middleweights Diego Pacheco and Alexis Espino, junior lightweight Marc Castro, junior welterweight Aaron Aponte, and debuting lightweight Keyshawn Davis.
Bad Left Hook will have full live coverage, including round-by-round updates, for Canelo vs Yildirim on Saturday, Feb. 27, starting at 7 pm ET.