Canelo Alvarez and Callum Smith have reportedly ‘reached an settlement’ to battle in December.
Mexico’s pound-for-pound king was launched from long-term contracts with promoter Golden Boy and broadcaster final week, lastly turning into a free agent as desired.
He has since been in search of an opponent and is set to battle this yr.
Now, in accordance with ESPN Mexico, he’s discovered his man within the type of Britain’s Smith.
It’s claimed that the pair have agreed phrases for a bout which can most probably happen on December 18 or 19.
The AT&T Stadium in Texas is known to be the goal venue for the bout and will see followers socially distanced in attendance – as is the plan for Errol Spence vs Danny Garcia on December 5.
Smith’s promoter Eddie Hearn has urged warning on the information, insisting a deal is just not set but.
Nevertheless, Canelo’s stablemate Ryan Garcia started tweeting in a single day and mentioned he desires a spot on the undercard.
His battle with Luke Campbell was postponed earlier this week because the Brit examined optimistic for coronavirus.
He has already accomplished his isolation although and so is simply planning to push the date again a few weeks in December.