Saul Alvarez

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Saul "Canelo" Alvarez

Name: Saul Alvarez
Alias: Canelo
Birth Name: Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
Born: 1990-07-18 (Age:25)
Birthplace: Tlajomulco de Zúñiga, Jalisco, Mexico
Hometown: Juanacatlán, Jalisco, Mexico
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 5′ 9″   /   175cm
Reach: 70½″   /   179cm
Boxing Record: click

Trainers: Jose Reynoso, Eddy Reynoso

Saul Alvarez is the youngest brother of Ramon Alvarez, Ricardo Alvarez and former interim WBA World Champion Rigoberto Alvarez.

Amateur Career

  • 20 amateur bouts
  • 2004 Silver Medal at the Junior Mexican National Championships
  • 2005 Junior Mexican National Boxing Champion

Titles Held

  • World Boxing Council Light Middleweight Title (2011- )
  • WBC Silver Light Middleweight Title (2010)
  • WBC Youth World Welterweight Title (2009)
  • WBO Latino Welterweight Title (2009)
  • NABF Welterweight Title (2009-10)
  • WBA Fedecentro Welterweight Title (2008)
  • Jalisco State Welterweight Title (2007-08)

Preceded by:
Manny Pacquiao
WBC Light Middleweight Champion
2011 Mar 5 – present
Succeeded by: