Danny Jacobs challenges Canelo

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 Danny Jacobs challenges Canelo Alvarez on the boxing ring.

After winning IBF's vacant middleweight title and the expiration of his contract with the biggest boxing media's, Danny Jacobs is in the search for middleweight opponents.
"I would be delighted to see Danny Jacobs in the ring against Canelo Alvarez, and we almost agreed on a fight in May this year, Canelo Alvarez, at this stage in Jacobs' career, as his most suitable opponent. - said Eddie Hearn the promoter of Danny Jacobs.

In turn, Canelo Alvarez will go into a super-middleweight category for a Rocky Fielding. They will be out on the boxing ring on December 15th at Madison Square Garden, but he still has the WBC and WBA titles in the middleweight.

"Everything can happen, even more when you are boxing against a bigger opponent," - Jacobs said, adding that he nevertheless considered the Mexican to be the winner.

"I think Canelo wants to get into the boxing history as a champion in three divisions, and I wish him luck but rather to return to the middle category and meet with me." Canelo does not want to fight me at 168lbs. there is no problem even getting a few pounds. " - said Jacobs.

Danny Jacobs lost to Gennady Golovkin last year, indicating that a match between them is not ruled out.

"He does not have much choice at the moment and from what I hear if he does not sign with DAZN he will have no chance to go against the title holders in this category, but the time will show what will happen. I'm in the best position for my career, and I think that's my time, and after winning the IBF title in the middle category, I'm gonna give to all of my fans a great show. "