Canelo Alvarez vs Billy Joe Saunders Tale of the Tape: Records and full details for both fighters ahead huge title fight

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders face off this weekend with four super-middleweight world titles on the line.

It should be a thrilling fight in Texas as England’s Saunders looks to upset the odds and beat the great Canelo.

Canelo and Saunders are in Texas for their mammoth title fight this weekend
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The Mexican WBA, WBC, and The Ring super-middleweight champion beat Avni Yildirim in February to claim his 55th professional win.

He’ll now take on Saunders, who holds the WBO belt, in a huge unification clash on Saturday night.

Canelo has beaten six Brits in the past including Amir Khan and Callum Smith but many believes Saunders has the best chance of any to inflict defeat on the living legend.

But how do the two compare and stack up against each other? Here’s the tale of the tape of this weekend’s clash…

Canelo v Saunders: Tale of the Tape

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez – Billy Joe Saunders

Nationality: Mexican – British

Age: 30 – 31

Record: 55/1/2 – 30/0/0

KOs: 37 – 14

Height: 5ft 9 (175 cm) – 5ft 11 (180 cm)

Reach: 70.5in (179cm) – 71in (180cm)

Style: Orthodox – Southpaw

Nickname: Canelo – Superb

Last fight: Beat Avni Yildirim – Beat Martin Murray

Canelo v Saunders: How to watch

The action will take place on Saturday, May 8 and is being held at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

The main event ring walks are expected from 4am on Sunday morning UK time.

Streaming service DAZN will be showing the fight in the UK from 1am on Sunday morning.

DAZN costs £1.99 per month and subscribers can cancel anytime. It is available on all devices. Sign up at DAZN.com.

talkSPORT.com will be running a live blog for all the latest news, round-by-round updates and reaction to the night’s action.

talkSPORT will have updates throughout the weekend as well.

Canelo and Saunders will meet for three of the four super-middleweight titles