Report: DAZN Execs Label Masvidal, Nurmagomedov As Opponents For Canelo Alvarez

Boxing star Canelo Alvarez recently filed a lawsuit against the trio of DAZN, Golden Boy Promotions and Oscar De La Hoya.

Alvarez has filed the suit over his promotional agreement with Golden Boy Promotions and his $365 million contract with DAZN.

A series of tweets posted by Dan Rafael reveals that DAZN wanted the option to book Alvarez against an opponent they deem to be “premium,” with some of those opponents being UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and BMF Champion Jorge Masvidal:

There has been no comment from DAZN as to whether or not they consider Nurmagomedov and Masvidal as premium opponents for Alvarez.

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