Coach Robert Garcia claimed that the only person who can beat Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez in a fight is a David benavidez.
“I don’t think there is anyone right now who can handle him. Canelo“, said Robert to Fight Hub TV. “I feel that the only one that could cause him problems and at some point beat him is Benavidez“.
For Robert, the characteristics of Benavidez can cause a lot of problems to Canelo, due to the stature, as well as the way in which he faces the combats.
“He is a very tall fighter, very brave and he is not afraid to go forward,” he said. “I think it could bring a lot of trouble to someone like Canelo. I still believe that Canelo he would win, but it could give him some headaches. “
Benavidez has sought to become world champion again and has talked about facing boxers like Caleb Plant, Canelo or Jermall charlo.
On November 13 he will face the Venezuelan Jose Uzcátegui, after the fight was postponed because he tested positive for coronavirus.
A fight with Saul Alvarez would be the biggest for David, but during this time the Mexican has not mentioned it as one of the strongest cards to face him.
Canelo’s next fight
Robert Garcia He also talked about the next fight that the Canelo, where he will seek to be the first unified 168-pound champion in history.
The coach is confident that Plant will do better than Billy joe saunders, but he does not see the Mexican losing his belts.
“I believe that Plant will do better than Saunders and I have no doubt, but even so I don’t see a way for Canelo to lose, ”he commented.