Boxing: Alvarez drops Khan in 6th round

Update: 4:17PM CANELO Alvarez retained his WBC middleweight title after he stopped Britain’s Amir Khan in the sixth round of their fight in Las Vegas.

A powerful right from Alvarez hit Khan on the jaw, sending him straight to the canvas and referee Kenny Bayless immediately called the fight over after two minutes and 37 seconds of the sixth round.

Khan had dominated some of the early rounds before the sudden finish to the fight at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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