Oscar de la Hoya seeks a second fight within Canelo-Mayweather

Canelo Alvarez throws a left at Floyd Mayweather Jr. during their WBC/WBA 154-pound title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena

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The promoter of the Mexican boxer wants a new confrontation between Saúl Canelo Álvarez and Floyd Mayweather, which would have a value of over one billion dollars.

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Oscar de la Hoya talked with TMZ Sports about the possibility of a second fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Álvarez which could be worth more than 1 billion dollars.

The defeat to Money Mayweather remains the only loss in Canelo's professional career, so the Mexican would love to take on the opportunity to revenge that.

The 42-year-old American boxer retired back in 2015 but have taken the ring twice since so theoretically a fight between Canelo and Mayweather could be later in the year.

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The now promoter of Saúl 'Canelo' Álvarez sent a message to Floyd in which he says "stop fighting fighters that are two weight divisions smaller than him."

De la Hoya is realistic about the possibility of a second fight Mayweather-Alvarez as he knows that a massive amount of money will be needed to set it, which is why he said it could be a $1.5 billion fight, because Canelo has improved and earned more experience since then and would pose a serious threat to 'Money' unbeaten record.