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Canelo vs Saunders

The clash between WBO super-middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders and boxing’s pound-for-pound king Saul “Canelo” Alvarez could be postponed even before the official fight announcement could be released.

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 also known as the novel coronavirus, almost all sporting events has already been cancelled and suspended, and boxing is not an exemption.

“We’re taking it one day at a time. We’re talking to the commission in Nevada, we’re talking to the MGM [Arena], state officials,” said Eric Gomez of the Golden Boy Promotions to an interview with ESPN.

The pandemic virus has been taking seriously around the globe as cases are rapidly increasing.

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According to the World Health Organization (WHO) a person infected can spread the virus up to a thousand people.

No wonder why all mass gathering and big sporting events are pushed back.