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Photos: Celebrities and VIPs watch Alvarez defeat Angulo at MGM Grand Garden Arena


Steve Marcus

Canelo Alvarez, left, connects on Alfredo Angulo, both of Mexico, during their super-welterweight fight Saturday, March 8, 2014, at MGM Grand Garden Arena

Boxing at MGM Grand: 3/8/14

Alfredo Angulo, left, battles it out with Canelo Alvarez, both of Mexico, during their super welterweight fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, March 8, 2014. Launch slideshow »

Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo wasn’t the only one seeing stars in his Round 10 defeat by TKO at the hands of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Saturday night at MGM Grand Garden Arena.

The celebrities and VIPs at the boxing matches that aired on Showtime pay-per-view included actor and comedian George Lopez, Metta World Peace (who most recently played for the New York Knicks), Juan Pablo Galavis (ABC’s “The Bachelor”), CBS Sports’ Jenn Brown and singer and musician Pepe Aguilar.

Also, poker pro Phil Ivey, boxers Abner Mares, Andre Berto, Brandon Rios and Zab Judah, Prince Amakamura of the New York Giants and UFC fighters Nick Diaz and Nate Diaz.

Check out Sun Sports reporter Case Keefer’s live blog of the fight and the Sun’s Sports section for more extensive coverage.

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