Saul Canelo Alvarezez
Date of birth
July 18, 1990
On October 29, 2005, at the Arena Chololo Larios, in Tonalá, Jalisco, he won Abraham Gonzalez by technical knockout.
Won the world title
On March 5, 2011, at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, he defeated Matthew Hatton by unanimous decision and seized the vacant World Boxing Council junior middleweight title. On April 20, 2013, he unified his title with WBA Super Welterweight Champion Trout Austin and won by unanimous decision at the Alamo dome in San Antonio, Texas. He regained the WBA super welterweight title on November 21, 2015, by defeating Miguel Cotto by unanimous decision, in Las Vegas. On September 15, 2018, in Las Vegas. He snatched the middleweight titles recognized by the WBA and WBC from Gennady Golovkin, defeating him on points and adding his second world title in a different division. On December 15, 2018, at Madison Square Garden, he won his third world title in a different division, knocking out Rocky Fielding in three rounds and winning the WBA super middleweight title. As WBA and WBC middleweight champion, he unified against Daniel Jacobs, IBF monarch, and defeated him by unanimous decision, on May 4, 2019, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, adding the belt of the IBF to those of the WBC and the WBA, by defeating Daniel Jacobs by unanimous decision.
lost his title
On September 14, 2013, in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated him by unanimous decision and snatched the World Boxing Council and World Boxing Association super welterweight belts from him. In addition, he also lost his undefeated tag. In June 2019, the IBF dismissed him as middleweight champion, for not having made the mandatory defense.
El Canelo" Álvarez signed a contract for 365 million dollars with the company DAZN, on October 17, 2018, for five years and a total of eleven fights.