Via Twitter, @SportsCenter
Via Twitter, @SportsCenter

A devastating knockout occurred on Saturday night as top contender Canelo Alvarez just destroys James Kirkland with a right-hand.

By Robby Sabo

1authorrob3 - Canelo Alvarez Destroys James Kirkland With Vicious Punch (Video)How about this? We are actually discussing the sport of boxing.

Just one week removed from the much anticipated Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, the public still cannot get enough of discussing the over-hyped match. Even if boxing fans could appreciate the true from that Mayweather brings to the table, the average person viewed it as a snooze fest.

The Saturday after the so-called “fight of the century,” the average man is now privy to a devastating knockout.

Canelo Alvarez, who is now 45-1-1, absolutely demolished James Kirkland with a right-hand knockout. It only took him three rounds to dispose of Kirkland:

At this very moment, the average household is asking for their $100 back, saying “give me Alvarez instead.”

Only time will tell whether or not Alvarez will get another shot at Mayweather.

tap it white rect - Canelo Alvarez Destroys James Kirkland With Vicious Punch (Video) Share on Fancred

CONNECT WITH ELITE SPORTS NY:
[cn-social-icon][/cn-social-icon]

[su_button url=”https://elitesportsny.com/2015/05/09/paul-pierce-nails-game-winner-in-game-3-against-hawks/” target=”blank” background=”#0b396d” size=”10″ wide=”yes” radius=”0″]NEXT ARTICLE: Paul Pierce Nails Game Winner[/su_button]


NYY

NYM

NYG

NYJ

NYK

BKN

NYR

NYI

NJD


Loading...

Founder of Elite Sports NY — Formerly of FanSided — Jets, Rangers, Knicks, Yankees, Mets, Giants — Has interviewed the likes of Rob Dyrdek, Michael Waltrip and Dominique Wilkins and has seen his work shared on major publications such as Bleacher Report, Sports Illustrated, Fox Sports, Yahoo Sports, and Yardbarker.

Born as a New York Sports Fan, something unexplainable in his blood that’ll never be shaken. Remembers the Kevin Maas days, the Yankees on MSG, the Bruce Coslet era, and the Spring of ’94.

E-Mail: robsabo10@elitesportsny.com