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Canelo vs. Smith: Fight Time, Betting Odds, Channel & More!

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith: Fight Time, Location, Betting Odds and More!

Canelo Alvarez and Liam Smith square off on Saturday, September 17, 2016 in 12-round Junior Middleweight matchup.

Keep reading for all of the facts and tidbits you need to know ahead of the championship bout–including channel information, location, fight records and betting odds!

1. Did Canelo Alvarez and Liam Smith Make Weight?

Yes! Both fighters came in at exactly 154 pounds.

Just like last weeks matchup between Gennady Golovkin and Kell Brook, there were weigh-in day rumblings that Canelo would not make weight.


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Ordinarily I’d say Smith shouldn’t work the body as much against #Canelo, but if Canelo is drained from making weight, might work. @Boxing

— Court (@ChimpFour) September 17, 2016

Though Canelo did look a little hungry, his handlers say he had no problem making the weight.

Do you think Canelo had trouble making weight? Watch the weigh-in video below and let us know!

2. When Is the Fight?

Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith takes place on Saturday, September 17, 2016.

3. Where Is the Fight?

The Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith fight is being held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

4. How Can I Watch the Fight?

Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith will be aired live on HBO Pay-Per-View in the United States starting at 8:00 pm, EST.

The price tag starts at $59.95 on providers such as Verizon FIOS and Comcast.

The non-televised undercard can be streamed at for free by clicking here.

Canelo vs. Smith PPV

Canelo vs. Smith will also be available via Live Stream Pay-Per-View on the Golden Boy Promotions site, for $64.99.

Also, in the UK, Canelo Alvarez v. Liam Smith will air on BoxNation.

BoxNation subscription is £12/€15 per month plus £8/€12 registration fee for Sky TV customers.

5. What Are the Fighters Saying?



6. Who Is the Betting Favorite?

Canelo vs. Smith Tale of the Tape
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 Canelo AlvarezLiam Smith
Bet Online-1300+875
Caesars Palace-1600+900
Westgate Las Vegas-1600+900
My Bookie-1280+825
5 Dimes-1100+900
Bet Now-1300+850
Top Bet-1500+800

7. Canelo Alvarez’s Last Five Fights

Canelo Alvarez v Amir Khan
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OpponentMethod of ResultRound, TimeDate
Amir KhanWIN, KO6 (12), 2:375/7/16
Miguel CottoWIN, UD12 (12)11/21/15
James KirklandWIN, KO3 (12), 2:195/9/15
Erislandy LaraWIN, SD12 (12)7/12/14
Alfredo AnguloW, TKO10 (12), 0:473/8/14

8. Liam Smith’s Last Five Fights

Liam Smith - John Thompson - Ben Hoskins Getty Images
Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images
OpponentMethod of ResultRound, TimeDate
Predrag RadosevicWIN, KO2 (12), 1:346/4/16
'Jimmy' Kilrain KellyWIN, TKO7 (12), 2:3512/19/15
John ThompsonWIN, TKO7 (12), 1:4410/10/15
David Ezequiel RomeroWIN, TKO7 (12), 1:104/8/15
Robert TalarekW, TKO8 (10), 2:013/6/15

9. Round By Round Boxing Staff Predictions

Click here to read the Round By Round Boxing staff predictions for Canelo Alvarez vs. Liam Smith!

10. Who Are You Picking?

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11. Extras

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