When is Canelo Alvarez’s Next Fight?

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Canelo Alvarez celebrates after defeating Gennady Golovkin in their super middleweight title boxing match, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022.
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Anatoly Pimentel @AnatolyPimentel Jan 23, 2023, 7:22 PM
  • Canelo Alvarez is currently the undisputed super middleweight champion of the world.
  • Canelo Alvarez is one of the pound-for-pound boxers in the world.
  • Canelo Alvarez's next opponent is yet to be determined.

Mexico’s Canelo Alvarez is coming off his second victory against rival Gennadiy Golovkin in September 2022, where he retained his crown as the undisputed super middleweight champion of the world with a masterful unanimous decision win. It was the second time that Alvarez had defended all super middleweight titles.

This repeat win for Alvarez has reclaimed his place as one of boxing’s premier athletes in online sports betting through boxing odds, especially after losing to Dmitry Bivol in May 2022. But when will the Mexican superstar be back inside the ring? And who will be his next worthy opponent?

When is Canelo Alvarez’s Next Fight?

Canelo Alvarez’s return is being targeted this May 2023, as he stated during his post-fight interview in September 2022 after beating Gennadiy Golovkin. He is eyeing a warmup fight before setting his sight on a possible rematch with his tormentor, Dmitry Bivol, in September 2023.

His next opponent for the said warmup fight in May 2023 is still being determined, and no reported foe has surfaced.

Canelo Alvarez Boxing Record and Titles

  • Boxing record: 58-2-2
  • Wins by TKO/KO: 39
  • Wins by decision: 19
  • Number of world titles won: 9
  • World titles won: WBC Light Middleweight Title, WBA Light Middleweight Title, WBC Middleweight Title, WBO Light Middleweight Title, WBA Middleweight Title, WBC Middleweight Title, WBA Super Middleweight Title, IBF Middleweight Title, WBO Light Heavyweight Title.
  • Number of title defenses: 12

Canelo Alvarez Notable Wins

Canelo Alvarez has incredible wins over other boxing superstars like Shane Mosley, Miguel Cotto, Amir Khan, Liam Smith, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Gennadiy Golovkin (twice), Rocky Fielding, Daniel Jacobs, Sergey Kovalev, Callum Smith, Billy Joe Saunders and Caleb Plant.

Canelo Alvarez Boxing Earnings

Canelo Alvarez’s boxing earnings are estimated to be over $200 million since his professional debut in 2005. Several high-profile fights and massive pay-per-view points have helped Alvarez with these gigantic payouts. It was also a steady and gradual rise.

The Mexican superstar’s biggest single fight payout was his last fight with Golovkin, where he was guaranteed $45 million. These denominations were inclusive of base pay and pay-per-view shares but excluded his endorsement deals outside of boxing.

Canelo Alvarez Trainer, Coach and Cornermen

The father-and-son tandem of Chepo and Eddy Reynoso has been Alvarez’s long-time trainer, coach and cornerman since he began his professional boxing career at 15 years old. Aside from being a coach and cornerman, Eddy also functions as Alvarez’s manager.

Reynoso and Alvarez have bagged the Fighter of the Year and Trainer & Manager of the Year Awards in 2022 after going undefeated that year.

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Anatoly Pimentel

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Anatoly Pimentel is an NBA and MMA writer previously featured in ASEAN Sports, Asian Persuasion MMA, and Overtime Heroics MMA. He graduated from Adamson University with B.A in Communication and is currently a Web Content Writer for BetMGM.

Anatoly Pimentel is an NBA and MMA writer previously featured in ASEAN Sports, Asian Persuasion MMA, and Overtime Heroics MMA. He graduated from Adamson University with B.A in Communication and is currently a Web Content Writer for BetMGM.