Sylvester Stallone sent several compliments to Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and named him the best pound-for-pound boxer today.
“Regarded as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world now, the great champion Canelo Alvarez”, Wrote the actor in his account of Instagram. “I have always believed that fighters are the most complex and courageous athletes in the world.”
In turn, the boxer from Guadalajara responded with gratitude: “I appreciate your words, legend.”
Canelo Y Stallone carried out an advertising campaign in 2017 with Tecate in order to USA, before the Mexican faced Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
This campaign lasted 37 weeks in the American Union and debuted on April 20, 2017, as part of the promotion of his contest against Chavez Jr.
After his fight before JC, Canelo jokingly said that “the commercial with Stallone, because the fight did not give me any problem ”.
During recordings, Sylvester shared a video in which he teaches you some tips on how the movie was recorded Rocky, pretending that Saul gave him a left hook.
Sylvester Stallone played Rocky Balboa, a character of Italian origin who lives in Philadelphia and becomes a heavyweight world champion.
In total, six films of Rocky, plus two of Believe, the son of Apollo Creed and what is interpreted by Michael B. Jordan.