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Saul Alvarez blasts out Carlos Baldomir

Updated: September 20, 2010, 10:44 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

LOS ANGELES -- Shane Mosley and Sergio Mora fought in the main event Saturday night at Staples Center, but many of the mostly Hispanic fans who packed the arena for Golden Boy Promotions' Mexican bicentennial celebration card came to see phenom Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, one of Mexico's most popular fighters.

The 20-year-old gave them what they came for in the co-feature as he erased former welterweight champion Carlos Baldomir with a crushing sixth-round knockout in their junior ...

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