SAUL «Canelo» ALVAREZ – Highlights & Knockouts


Santos Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez Barragán (born 18 July 1990) is a Mexican professional boxer. He has won multiple world championships in four weight classes from light middleweight to light heavyweight, including unified titles in three of those weight classes. Álvarez is currently a unified super middleweight world champion, having held the WBA (Super), WBC, and Ring magazine titles since 2020, and the WBO title since May 2021.
Álvarez is known as an excellent counterpuncher, being able to exploit openings in his opponents’ guards while avoiding punches with head and body movement. He is also known as a formidable body puncher. As of June 2021, Álvarez is ranked as the world’s best active boxer, pound for pound, by BoxRec; The Ring; the Boxing Writers Association of America; the TBRB and ESPN. He is also ranked as the world’s best active super middleweight by BoxRec, The Ring, TBRB, and ESPN
Nickname(s) Canelo (“Cinnamon”)
Light middleweight
Super middleweight
Light heavyweight
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Reach 70+1⁄2 in (179 cm)
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights 59
Wins 56
Wins by KO 38
Losses 1
Draws 2