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Billy Joe Saunders to undergo surgery after Canelo defeat, career hanging in the balance – The Athletic

Billy Joe Saunders’ boxing career hangs in the balance after he sustained multiple fractures to his orbital bone in a brutal defeat to Canelo Alvarez on…

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What injury did Saunders suffer?
Saunders, 31, suffered a quadripod fracture to his orbital bone.
He was transported to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas after the fight and is due to undergo surgery later today.
Hes going to be out for a long, long time, Eddie Hearn commented after the fight.
The injury is similar to those suffered by the former IBF welterweight world champion Kell Brook. Brook first sustained a fractured eye socket in his 2016 defeat by Gennady Golovkin and then suffered…

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