Japanese News Sources Say Canelo Alvarez-Ryota Murata A Done Deal For May 24 In Japan

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Fight fans have been reading, or hearing, for some time now how Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez might face Japanese warrior Ryota Murata next (and not Billy Joe Saunders or Callum Smith, these being the other two fighters being seriously considered by Canelo and his team).… read full article “Japanese News Sources Say Canelo Alvarez-Ryota Murata A Done Deal For May 24 In Japan”

Canelo Alvarez vs. Ryota Murata in talks for May 2 in Japan

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Ryota Murata has replaced Billy Joe Saunders as the likely opponent for Saul Canelo Alvarez to fight next on May 2 on DAZN in Japan. Although the fight won’t interest many U.S fans, it would be HUGE in Japan, as Murata (16-2, 13 KOs) is a big star in that country.… read full article “Canelo Alvarez vs. Ryota Murata in talks for May 2 in Japan”

Murata vs Butler Headlines ESPN+ Tripleheader LIVE Monday from Japan

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Two days before Christmas, American fight fans will be treated to a special fistic stocking stuffer, a world championship tripleheader plus the return of the former pound-for-pound king and future Hall of Famer, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez.… read full article “Murata vs Butler Headlines ESPN+ Tripleheader LIVE Monday from Japan”

Brant vs Murata 2 to Kick Off International Three-Card Weekend Extravaganza on ESPN+

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Before hometown hero and WBO No. 1 featherweight contender Shakur Stevenson headlines against Alberto Guevara at Newark’s Prudential Center on Saturday evening (ESPN and ESPN Deportes, 10:30 p.m. ET), boxing fans will be treated to a trio of world-class cards exclusively on ESPN+, the industry-leading sports streaming service.… read full article “Brant vs Murata 2 to Kick Off International Three-Card Weekend Extravaganza on ESPN+”