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Canelo vs. Bivol: Canelo Alvarez trains with former light heavyweight champion Alex Gvozdyk for his fight against Bivol

yesPaul 'Canelo' Alvarez He will face Dmitry Bivol for the World Boxing Association (WBA) light heavyweight belt. Because the Mexican will have a h


yesPaul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez He will face Dmitry Bivol for the World Boxing Association (WBA) light heavyweight belt. Because the Mexican will have a higher rival for May 7, has decided to call in former division champion Oleksandr (Alex) Gvozdyk to train with him.

The man from Guadalajara joined the Ukrainian in recent days to have sparring sessions with him. according to medium ESNEWS,‘The Nail’ has been in the Canelo Team gym and has been helping the man from Guadalajara in his preparation.

“For style, Bivol would be more difficult for Canelo (at 175 pounds). Although I think Beterbiev could beat Bivol,” the former light heavyweight monarch told the channel.

Gvozdyk came to own the WBC championship, which he lost in 2019 when he fell by knockout against Artur Beterbiev in a fight in Philadelphia, now ‘The Nail’ is retired. But he can also bring insight in case the pound-for-pound best decides to go against the two-time light heavyweight champion.

The 175 pounds will live important months, since in addition to Canelo’s duel against Bivol, Also in orbit is the possibility of Beterbiev meeting Joe Smith Jr. in a unification fight. And although Álvarez has commented that he could only have two duels this year, there are those who They do not rule out that he can seek to be the undisputed champion in the semi-complete at the end of 2022.