Photos/Video: Golden Boy Promotions Shines the Spotlight on Canelo Alvarez ahead of his Showdown with Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena

Golden Boy Promotions Shines the Spotlight on Canelo Alvarez ahead of his Showdown with Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena
Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr.
fight week has officially kicked off, and Golden Boy Promotions is placing the spotlight on Canelo Alvarez ahead of this mega event that will take place Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, which will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT (Photo credit: Golden Boy Promotions)

Golden Boy Promotions Fighter Spotlight: Canelo Alvarez
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Canelo workout for Chavez
Canelo workout for Chavez

Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. is a 12-round fight presented by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Tecate, BORN BOLD, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Adriana’s Insurance and Interjet. Lemieux vs. Reyes is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Eye of the Tiger Management, Matthysse vs. Taylor is a 10-round fight presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Arano Boxing and Star Boxing. Diaz, Jr. vs. Avila is presented by Golden Boy Promotions.

Canelo signs autographs at workout
Canelo signs autographs at workout

Photo credit: Golden Boy Promotions.

The event will take place on Saturday, May 6 at T-Mobile Arena and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.

Tickets for the closed circuit telecast of Canelo vs. Chavez, Jr. are priced at $75, not including applicable fees. All seats are general admission and tickets are available for purchase at any MGM Resorts International box office or concierge desk. Tickets also can be purchased by phone with a major credit card at 800-745-3000.

Tickets for “Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr.” in theaters nationwide are on sale now at www.FathomEvents.com or at participating theater box offices. Fans throughout the U.S. will be able to enjoy the event in select movie theaters through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network (DBN).

For more information, visit www.goldenboypromotions.com and www.hbo.com/boxing; follow on Twitter @GoldenBoyBoxing, @OscarDeLaHoya, @hboboxing; become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GoldenBoyBoxing and www.facebook.com/HBOBoxing.com.