Canelo Álvarez Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Family, Biography & More

Canelo Álvarez

Real NameSantos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
ProfessionMexican Professional Boxer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourReddish Brown
Professional Debut2005
Coach/MentorChepo and Eddy Reynoso
Canelo Alvarez with Chepo and Eddy Reynoso
Records (main ones)/Achievement• Currently he is the holder of WBO light middleweight title since September 2016.
• He has held the Ring magazine and lineal middleweight titles since 2015.
• From 2011 to 2013, he held WBC light middleweight.
• He held the WBA (Unified) and Ring light middleweight titles in 2013; and the WBC middleweight title from 2015 to 2016.
• As per Boxing website BoxRec, he is the world's best boxer pound for pound, and eighth best boxer by The Ring.
Career Turning PointWhen he was victorious over current IBF Lightweight Champion, Miguel Vázquez on January 20, 2006.
Personal Life
Date of BirthJuly 18, 1990
Age (as in 2016)26 Years
Birth PlaceGuadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
HometownGuadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Santos Álvarez
Santos Alvarez
Mother- Ana Maria Barragán
Mother and sister of Alvarez
Brothers- Ricardo Álvarez,
Ricardo Alvarez
Rigoberto Álvarez,
Rigoberto Aalvarez
Ramón Álvarez
Ramón Álvarez
Sister- Ana Elda Álvarez
HobbiesHorse Riding
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite BoxersRigoberto Álvarez
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsMarisol González
Alvarez with Marisol Gonzalez
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- Emily Cinnamon Alvarez
Alvarez with his daughter Emily
Money Factors and Cars collection
Cars CollectionLamborghini
Canelo with his Lamborghini
Salary$20 million/bout
Net Worth$21.5 million

Canelo Álvarez

Some Lesser Known Facts About Canelo Álvarez

  • Does Canelo Álvarez smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Canelo Álvarez drink Alcohol?: Not Known
  • Álvarez learned horse riding in his own horse farm in his childhood, which he continues even today.
  • Álvarez is youngest to his all brothers, all of his brothers also are professional boxers. His brothers Ramón Álvarez and Ricardo Álvarez are welterweight boxers and Rigoberto Álvarez is former Interim WBA World Champion.
  • “Canelo” in Spanish Language is the masculine word for cinnamon, which is a common nickname for people with red hair.
  • Álvarez started Boxing when he was 13 years old. In 2004, he carried off the silver medal at the Junior Mexican National championships, held in Sinaloa.
  • Álvarez turned professional at the age of 15, in his first 19 months as a professional, he knocked out 11 of his 13 opponents, all of whom were significantly older to him.
  • In his professional career, he won 48 bout in 50 games and faced 1 loss and 1 draw.