Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez assured that in case of obtaining the four belts of 168 pounds against Caleb Plant, He will not get the title of best Mexican boxer in history.
“No, I don’t want to say that,” replied the man from Guadalajara in an interview with Last Stand Podcast with Brian Custer. “I’m doing my thing, my story. Other fighters make their history. I don’t want to compare myself to other boxers, I just want to be me, my story, the story of the Canelo. They have all had their history ”.
In the super middle division there has never been an undisputed champion and the Guadalajara, with three belts of the four possible, is looking to make history.
Canelo is on the verge of a very important achievement for boxing, since since the four most important organizations are present, WBC, WBO, IBF and AMB, there has not been a Mexican universal champion.
Sugar ramos, Rubén “Puas” Olivares, Chucho Castillo, Rafael Herrera and Vicente Saldivar were unified monarchs, but at a time when the AMB and the CMB they were the only organisms.
People like Eddy reynoso and Julio Cesar Chavez, yes they have ventured to say that Canelo he has everything to be the best Mexican boxer in history.
What will next for Canelo Álvarez?
Saul Alvarez he is focused on becoming a unified 168-pound champion and then will define his career path.
“We don’t know,” he said. Canelo about their future. “We have this short-term goal of unifying those belts and then we don’t know. We want to rest a bit and then we will see, but I want to make the best fights ”.
Finally, he left open the possibility of facing David benavidez, who was world champion of the super middle division for the CMB.
“I represent MexicoSo that’s why I don’t like fighting Mexicans, ”he replied. “But when you have to fight someone, why not?”