It was a boxing lesson from one of the best boxers in the world on Saturday
Canelo Alvarez put on an absolute boxing clinic on Saturday night, shutting down Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. with an emphatic performance, scoring a unanimous decision win 120-108 on all three judges’ scorecards.
Alvarez was never in any danger throughout the fight, simply toying with Chavez Jr. most of the night. Alvarez would back up against the ropes and let Chavez Jr. think he could make a move, only to put the pressure back on and keep his head spinning.
Check out the full main card results below.
Main card results
WINNER LOSER RESULT
Canelo Alvarez Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Unanimous decision
David Lemieux Marco Reyes Unanimous decision
Lucas Matthysee Emmanuel Taylor 5th-round KO
Joesph Diaz Jr. Manuel Avila Unanimous decision
Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. scorecard
R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9 R10 R11 R12 TOTAL
Canelo Alvarez 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 120
Chavez Jr. 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 108
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