Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez are scheduled to meet in a junior middleweight title bout on September 14, 2013 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The fight will unify the WBA Super World light middleweight belt and the WBC light middleweight belt, and will be contested at a catchweight of 152 pounds.
Both fighters enter having not suffered a defeat in their careers. Mayweather is a perfect 44-0-0, while Alvarez is 42-0-1. This will be the first time Mayweather is fighting an unbeaten opponent since his knockout of Ricky Hatton on Dec. 8, 2007. Alvarez is fighting his second consecutive bout against an unbeaten fighter, having handed Austin Trout his first career loss in April.
This is the second fight in Mayweather's six-fight deal with Showtime, which will broadcast the fight on pay-per-view.
VIDEO RESULTS FOR FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. VS. CANELO ALVAREZ