WBO champion Kovalev loses to Mexican Alvarez
The Russian was knocked out in the 11th round.
In Las Vegas, a fight between Russian WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev and Mexican WBA and WBC middleweight champion Saul Alvarez took place.
In the 11th round, Alvarez sent Kovalev into knockout with a powerful blow to the head.
"Tengan paciencia, CANELO ES GARANTÍA"— Sergio Dipp (@SergioADippW) November 3, 2019
Mensaje dentro y fuera del ring de Saúl Álvarez
The Mexican got the WBO light heavyweight title.
36-year-old Kovalev suffered a fourth defeat in 39 fights. 29-year-old Alvarez won 53 victories; he has one defeat and two draws.