Canelo Alvarez shadow boxes with Patrick Mahomes on the golf course at celebrity tournament… but the Super Bowl champ soon scurries off!
- Canelo Alvarez and Patrick Mahomes were in jovial mood at a golf tournament
- NFL quarterback shadow boxed with the world champion but thought better of it
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Canelo Alvarez and Patrick Mahomes shadow boxed on the golf course before the NFL star ran off.
The boxing world champion looked fired up walking down the fairway at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, almost getting warmed-up for a bout as he punched the air.
Super Bowl champion Mahomes got involved with the sports superstars shadowing boxing – until the quarterback seemed to think better of it.
Alvarez posted the amusing clip onto his Instagram story and laughed at Mahomes as he tagged him alongside a laughing crying face emoji.
The pair were both out of the top 50 when it came to golfing matters with Alvarez tied 56th on minus-1 after the first round and Mahomes two shots behind him, tied 63rd.
Canelo Alvarez and Patrick Mahomes shadow boxed on the golf course before NFL star ran off
The boxing world champion looked fired up at American Century Celebrity Golf Championship
It was NBA star Steph Curry who led the way, taking a four-point lead into the weekend following an impressive round on Friday.
Curry had 27 points in the opening round under a form of the modified Stableford scoring system that awards a point for par, three for birdie and six for eagle and deducts two points for double bogey or worse.
The competition is being played on the shores of Lake Tahoe at Edgewood.
Both Alvarez and Mahomes could enjoy one of the most scenic golf courses in the world before they get down to business.
Super Bowl champion Mahomes had some fun during the first round of the tournament
It was NBA star Steph Curry who led the way, taking a four-point lead into the weekend
Alvarez announced last month he will return to the ring against Jermell Charlo in September.
The bout between the Mexican superstar and the super-welterweight champion from America is set to take place in Las Vegas on September 30, the two fighters posted on social media.
Alvarez successfully defended his world titles against Britain’s John Ryder on May 6 this year.
Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs play their first preseason game against New Orleans Saints on August 13, before their new campaign begins at Arrowhead Stadium vs. Detroit Lions.