the same Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez He used himself as an example and assured that after selling pallets as a child, perseverance and discipline now have him as the best boxer in the world, boxing has been his inspiration in life.
“There is my example, that I come from selling pallets in trucks and I am here,” said the Canelo to dozens of people in Mexico City. “The perseverance, the desire to do something, the discipline and more than anything that I love what I do.”
During the closing ceremony of the 59th Annual Convention of the World Boxing Council, the Canelo He sent a message to children, as he is an example and inspiration for them.
“Everyone has to look for something they love,” he added. “In whatever, soccer or whatever, but that you love it because that way it is not so difficult for you and get up to run, train, do what you do and enjoy it, the discipline.”
Asked what his limit is, he was blunt and asserted: “What happens is that for me there are no limits.”
A 2021 of inspiration in the boxing of Canelo
He commented that 2021 was a very special year for him, as he became the undisputed super middleweight champion and entered the history books for it, something that is not easy, but many would have already done it.
“For me, 2021 was special,” he commented. “Unifying this division, which no one had achieved, being the first Latino, has been extraordinary for me, happy and proud to represent all Mexicans. If it were easy, many would be there, I would have achieved it, it is not easy at all, it is work and I am happy to represent the whole country ”.
During his attendance at the closing of the convention, the Canelo greeted the child Bridger walker, who prevented her sister from being attacked by a dog, whom she hugged and congratulated for her action.
Closure of the WBC Convention
Thus, with the presence of Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, the 59th Annual Convention of the WBC came to an end this Thursday in Mexico City, welcoming Kazakhstan as the venue for the event for next year.
On Wednesday night a gala dinner was held where Floyd Mayweather Jr was the main honoree and received a special belt from the CMB and a ring.
With the presence of guests of the stature of Julio Cesar Chavez, Roberto Duran, Sugar ray leonard, Erik “Terrible” Morales, Daniel Zaragoza, Humberto “Chiquita” González, Carlos Zarate, Pipino Cuevas, among others, said dinner was held.
The Colombian Oscar Rivas, the world’s first Bridgerweight champion of the CMB, and Jackie Nava, the first champion in the history of the organization, were also recognized in this ceremony.