Watch Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith on Firestick
By Johan Curtis 5 minutes
Matchroom Boxing has finally announced a date and venue for the most anticipated super middle weight title clash! Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith is all set to take place on the 19th of December in San Antonio.
The 268-pound fight will take place at The Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, and only a limited audience will be entertained into the venue keeping in mind social distancing and the global pandemic.
Alvarez says he’s excited to be back in the arena where won against Austin Trout in 2013 and became the unified junior middleweight champion. “I am thrilled to be back at the Alamodome and very thankful to be fighting in front of my fans on December 19,” Canelo said. “I have great memories of my previous bouts in Texas, and I expect this to be a special fight to close out the year.”
This will be Alvarez’s first fight since 2019 when he won the light heavyweight championship, however, it is his second match in the 168-pound category. His first was against Rocky Fielding via a three-round TKO in 2018.
Moreover, Alvarez’s opponent, Callum Smith has been looking forward to this match. Smith will also be fighting after a long break; his last match was in 2019 where he defeated John Ryder through unanimous decision. However, it will be his second match in the USA, and he’s excited to give it his best shot!
Eddie Hearn’s Comments about Smith
“It’s fantastic news to be able to hold this great fight in front of fans and in a great stadium like the Alamodome,” said Smith’s promoter Eddie Hearn, managing director of Matchroom Sports. “It’s a fight that deserves to be witnessed in the flesh and those fans that snap up the hottest ticket in town next week will be in for a brilliant night of action, topped by the pound-for-pound king taking on the number one Super-Middleweight in the world, a simply unmissable occasion for those in attendance and watching live on DAZN.”
Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith Date, Time, and Venue
- Date: 19th December 2020
- Time: 11 pm ET
- Venue: The Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
How to Watch Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith on Firestick
Matchroom has announced that the Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith fight will be entertaining fans into the arena, however, there will be limited seats due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the need for social distancing.
If you can’t get your hands on a ticket, there’s no need to worry; the bout will also be aired live online through DAZN!
Now you can watch the fight from the comfort of your homes, without having to worry about the SOPs and the virus. All you have to do is subscribe to DAZN, click on the match, and begin streaming!
If you’re planning on using DAZN, it is a great sports streaming option, with its diverse content collection and regular updates- we’re sure you won’t miss a thing! You can subscribe to DAZN for $19.99 per month, or $150 per year. The subscription also gives you a 30-day trial along with the option to cancel anytime.
Although the problem with DAZN is that it is strictly available in the USA only or certain selected regions. If you are trying to access DAZN from elsewhere, it will probably show an error message. To get past such geo-restriction or location blocks, you must use a VPN.
A VPN also called a Virtual Private Network will act an intermediary between the website and you (the user), it will disguise your IP Address and mask your identity presenting you as a user that matches DAZN’s requirements.
FastestVPN is the best option for this, with its multiple servers and impeccable speed- you are bound to get the best of services! Subscribe to FastestVPN to get immediate access to DAZN
Here’s how to watch the fight live on Firestick:
- Subscribe to FastestVPN
- Install FastestVPN app for Firestick
- Open FastestVPN and get connected to the USA server
- Go to DAZN.com
- Click on the Subscribe button
- Once subscribed to the service, stream Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith live on Firestick.
- Real name: Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
- Nickname(s): Canelo (“Cinnamon”)
- Weight(s): Welterweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight, Super middleweight, Light heavyweight
- Height: 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
- Reach: 70 1⁄2 in (179 cm)
- Nationality: Mexican
- Born: 18 July 1990 (age 30) Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
- Stance: Orthodox
- Total fights: 56
- Wins: 53
- Wins by KO: 36
- Losses: 1
- Draws: 2
- Nickname(s): Mundo
- Weight(s): Super-middleweight
- Height: 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
- Reach: 78 in (198 cm)
- Nationality: British
- Born: 23 April 1990 (age 30) Liverpool, Merseyside, England
- Stance: Orthodox
- Total fights: 27
- Wins: 27
- Wins by KO: 19
- Losses: 0
This match is going to be both fighters’ 2020 boxing debut, and it is all set to be one of the most thrilling matches of the season! With Canelo and Callum both pumped about the title clash, and with victories down their previous record- they’re prepared to bring their best.
Canelo is excited to be fighting in San Antonio again, he’s confident that he will win this fight just like his last one. However, this will be Callum’s second match in the USA, and he believes if he won the first one, he’ll win this one as well!
Make sure to tune into Canelo Alvarez vs Callum Smith on Firestick to find out who wins, and don’t forget to subscribe to FastestVPN to get immediate access to DAZN!