Canelo Álvarez will finish 2023 with big earnings, and as soon as once more, thought-about because the Greatest Boxer of the yr, in keeping with the official estimation that has been introduced on the 61st World Boxing Conference (WBC).
Mauricio Sulaimán, president of the group, introduced the choice, earlier than what is predicted to be a showdown towards the interim tremendous middleweight champion, David Benavidez.
Canelo Alvarez, The Greatest in Boxing for the fifth time
Through the fighter’s profitable profession, Saúl Álvarez will be capable of boast that in 2023 he’ll obtain, for the fifth time, this recognition and he’ll do it as an undisputed tremendous middleweight champion. As well as, the award was introduced, with a commemorative belt, by one of the best boxer of all time in Mexico, Julio César Chávez.
The Guadalajara-born boxer was unable to be current however thanked the award by way of phone
Why is Canelo thought-about one of the best fighter of 2023?
WBC considers that the 2 fights the Mexican had in the course of the yr consolidate him as one of the best, among the many greatest. Let’s keep in mind that Saul Alvarez defeated John Ryder final Could, and in September, he defeated Jermell Charlo by unanimous resolution. Each fights had been within the 168-pound weight class.
However not solely that, each defenses permit Canelo Alvarez to retain all 4 belts, the primary boxer to take action.
Canelo has 60 victories in his historic boxing profession and has already indicated that, regardless of his 33 years, he’ll proceed to battle professionally by 2024.