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5 Fights We Want to See on the Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez Undercard

Mark your calendars, find a babysitter and get your food orders in early because we are less than two months away from the biggest fight of the year.

Floyd Mayweather and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will step through the ropes of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas sometime around 11:30 p.m. EST on Sept. 14, but not before what fans hope will be a strong under card.

It used to be that when you ordered a pay-per-view, you were guaranteed more than one marquee fight. And why not? You were shelling out upwards of $50 or $60 for the right to watch. You deserved some bang for your buck.

For a while there, though, it seemed that the stacked under-card was a thing of the past. However, to their credit, Golden Boy Promotions is known for giving the fans incentive to part with their cash. Hopefully they get that message this time around, and give the fans the following five fights on the Mayweather vs Canelo under-card.

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Big Danny Garcia versus Lucas Matthysse fight could land on Mayweather/Canelo PPV card

The Boxing Observer: July 3, 2013 - There are numerous rumours circulating this morning that the highly anticipated fight between Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse is about to land on the mega Mayweather versus Alvarez card on September 14th. The light-welterweight championship bout had looked to be stalling after the division ruler Garcia (26(16)-0)  had apparently agreed to a rematch with Zab Judah. Instead, it now looks like the mouth watering contest with the Argentinian (34(32)-2) is back on and could be the co-feature to the fight of the year over in Las Vegas this fall.

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