Evan Holyfield, 22, will meet Nick Winstead on the Canelo Alvarez-Sergey Kovalev undercard Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Kovalev, 36, is drawing on experience and skill to beat the almighty Canelo Alvarez on Saturday instead of the brute punching power that propelled him atop the light heavyweight division.
Canelo Alvarez is eyeing a fourth world title in four weight classes when he fights light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev on Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Knocked down twice earlier in the bout, the junior middleweight was taken from the ring on a stretcher.
The 27-year-old from Freeport, New York, was instantly knocked out and it wasn’t clear if he regained consciousness.
Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence crashed a speeding Ferrari in Dallas early Thursday and was badly injured but is expected to survive, police said.