Canelo Alvarez

Canelo Alvarez

Personal Information

Full Name Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
Date of Birth July 17, 1990
Nationality Mexican
Height 5 ft. 8 inches
Weight Class Welterweight, Light Middleweight, Middleweight, Super Middleweight, Light Heavyweight
Stance Orthodox
Reach 70.5 inches
Career Stats 60-2-2
Status Active

Canelo Alvarez News

Eddie Hearn rubbishes Chris Eubank Jr.'s chances of landing mega-fight against Canelo Alvarez: "He knows he can't compete" Eddie Hearn rubbishes Chris Eubank Jr.'s chances of landing mega-fight against Canelo Alvarez: "He knows he can't compete"
Eddie Hearn rubbishes Chris Eubank Jr.'s chances of landing mega-fight against Canelo Alvarez: "He knows he can't compete"
Canelo Alvarez is reportedly close to finalizing deal to fight Chris Eubank Jr., surprising twist for the Mexican Canelo Alvarez is reportedly close to finalizing deal to fight Chris Eubank Jr., surprising twist for the Mexican
Canelo Alvarez is reportedly close to finalizing deal to fight Chris Eubank Jr., surprising twist for the Mexican
"You have to admit when you make a mistake" - Canelo Alvarez reveals why he apologized to Lionel Messi after row during 2022 World Cup "You have to admit when you make a mistake" - Canelo Alvarez reveals why he apologized to Lionel Messi after row during 2022 World Cup
"You have to admit when you make a mistake" - Canelo Alvarez reveals why he apologized to Lionel Messi after row during 2022 World Cup
Canelo Alvarez’s Path to All-Time Glory Canelo Alvarez’s Path to All-Time Glory
Canelo Alvarez’s Path to All-Time Glory
David Benavidez slams Canelo Alvarez for massive demands to fight him: “He’s spitting in your guys face" David Benavidez slams Canelo Alvarez for massive demands to fight him: “He’s spitting in your guys face"
David Benavidez slams Canelo Alvarez for massive demands to fight him: “He’s spitting in your guys face"

Canelo Alvarez: A Brief Biography

Canelo Alvarez v Jermell Charlo
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Canelo Alvarez is a Mexican professional boxing superstar who has competed in multiple weight classes and still competes on the professional circuit. He has held multiple titles in multiple divisions, which include the unified titles in three weight classes. Canelo Alvarez started as an amateur after getting inspired by his elder brother, Rigoberto, who became a professional boxer.


Canelo Alvarez started competing on the amateur circuit at the age of 13. After gathering multiple accolades and awards in his career as an amateur with a record of 44 wins and just 2 losses, including 12 knockout victories, Alvarez eventually switched to professional boxing.


As a professional boxer since 2005, Alvarez has amassed a fascinating record of 60 wins, 2 losses, and 2 draws. He is now scheduled to return to the squared circle to defend his unified super middleweight strap against Jamie Munguia on May 4, 2024.


Canelo Alvarez Personal Information


NameSantos Saul Alvarez Barragan
Age33
DOBJuly 18, 1990
NationalityMexican
Mother NameAnna Maria Barragan
Father nameSantos Alvarez
ProfessionProfessional Boxer
Net Worth$275 million (estimated)
Height5 ft. 8 inches
WeightWelterweight, Light Middleweight, Middleweight, Super Middleweight, and Light Heavyweight
Relationship StatusMarried


Canelo Alvarez Early Life


Canelo Alvarez was born in Gudalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, on July 18, 1990. As a child, he moved his family to Juanacatlan, Jalisco, where he grew up with his eight siblings. He enjoyed horseback riding in his early days and he continues this hobby to this day.


Canelo Alvarez Personal Life


Canelo Alvarez was born to his parents, Santos Alvarez and Ana Maria Barragan, on July 18, 1990, in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Both his parents belonged to a middle class family and were originally from Michoacan.


Canelo Alvarez has seven siblings, he has six brothers and a sister. He is the youngest of his siblings and three of his brothers are professional boxers like him.


Canelo Alvarez Wife


Canelo Alvarez is married to a woman named Fernanda Gomez. She was born in Guadalajara, Mexico, in June 1996. Canelo Alvarez and Fernanda Gomez exchanged thier wedding vows in 2021. The couple together are parents to a baby girl named Maria.


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Canelo Alvarez Social Media


Canelo Alvarez, like most of the athletes in today's world, uses multiple social media platforms to stay in touch with his massive fan following around the world. The links to his social media profiles are given below:

Canelo Alvarez Net Worth


Canelo has an estimated net worth of around $275 million as of April 2024. His successful professional boxing career is a major contributor to his wealth, besides that, lucrative brand endorsements from different brands also consolidate Canelo Alvarez's net worth.


Canelo Alvarez has brand endorsement deals with brands like Hennessey, he also owns a taco restaurant in Mexico. Canelo Alvarez also has a clothing line of his own. In September 2022, Canelo Alvarez signed Excel Sports Management for representation in marketing deals.


Canelo Alvarez Boxing Record


Canelo Alvarez has an impressive boxing record of 60 wins, 2 losses, and 2 draws as a professional. He has secured 39 victories via a knockout and 21 by decision, on the other hand, both of his professional losses have come by decision.


64 fights60 wins2 losses
By knockout390
By decision212
Draws2


Canelo Alvarez Losses


Canelo Alvarez has lost two fights in his professional career as of April 2024.


Canelo Alvarez vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.


Canelo Alvarez and Floyd Mayweather Jr. squared off against each other on on September 14, 2023. Alvarez lost the fight by a majority decision, thus losing his WBC and The Ring light middleweight titles and failing to win the WBA Super light middleweight title. The defeat was Alvarez's first professional loss.


Canelo Alvarez vs. Dimitry Bivol


Canelo Alvarez locked horns with Dimitry Bivol inside the squared circle on May 7, 2022, for the WBA (Super) light heavyweight championship. Bivol defeated Alvarez by a unanimous decision.


Canelo Alvarez Belts Won


Canelo Alvarez has won multiple titles in four different weight classes, ranging from light middleweight to light heavyweight. He is the first and only professional boxer to become undisputed middleweight (super) champion.










FAQs on Canelo Alvarez

A. He was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico

A. He is 33 years old.

A. He is married to Fernanda Gomez.

A. He has a professional boxing record of 60 wins, 2 losses, and 2 draws.

A. As of April 2024, he has 39 knockout victories.

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