Canelo Alvarez was born in Guadalajara, Mexico on July 18, 1990. He is hard-hitting former WBC and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion and reigning WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight Champion, makes it clear that he is following firmly in the footsteps of Mexican greats such as Rubén “Púas” Olivares, Salvador “Sal” Sánchez, Julio Cesar “JC” Chávez, Marco “Baby Faced Assassin “Antonio Barrera y Erik “El Terrible” Morales.This makes him not only one of the most popular young fighters in his home country, but one in demand around the entire Latino fight community.Just 25 years old, Canelo amazingly made his professional debut on October 29, 2005, only three months after his 15th birthday.
Canelo Alvarez Bio
Born: July 18, 1990 (age 28 years), Guadalajara, Mexico
Height: 5′ 9″
Weight: 164 lbs
Children: Emily Cinnamon Alvarez
Division: Middleweight, Welterweight, Super middleweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight
Did you know: Canelo Álvarez has the world’s largest sports contract ($365,000,000).
Canelo Alvarez Girlfriends and Daughter
Check out the beautiful Fernanda Gomez; also known as Amanda Gomez. This pretty lady is the new girlfriend of Mexican boxer Canelo Alvarez. The Mexican redhead undefeated boxer previously dated Marisol Gonzalez, Cynthia Rodriguez, and Nelda Sepulveda. Also, Canelo has a daughter from his previous relationship and his daughter’s name is Emily Alvarez.
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Canelo Alvarez Net Worth
The Mexican boxing star just signed a staggering deal with DAZN worth $365 million (£278m) over five years, reportedly the largest contract in sports history. Per Celebrity Net Worth, Alvarez’s net worth is believed to be roughly $50 million (£38.1m). Notably, this figure doesn’t include his staggering new $365 million (£278m) deal with DAZN, likely making his current net worth much higher. According to Forbes, his salary and earnings have totaled approximately $42 million (£32m) while he’s also racked up another $2.5 million (£1.9m) roughly from various endorsement deals, including with major brands like Under Armour, Everlast, Tecate and Hennessy.
Canelo Alvarez Record
Now, Alvarez (51-1-2, 35 KOs), 28, is keeping to his word by again fighting the best opponent available to him. Alvarez is the No. 1 middleweight in the world. GGG is No. 2. Jacobs is No. 3.
Canelo Alvarez Next Fight
Canelo Álvarez will return to the ring – and the middleweight division – on 4 May to fight Danny Jacobs. The Mexican will defend his WBC and WBA titles against IBF champion Jacobs in a match-up of two of the sport’s top performers. Canelo vs Jacobs fight which is penciled in for May 4 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.