Canelo, Eddy Reynoso, Tyson Fury y Kambosos, lo mejor del año para revista The Ring

Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez Y Eddy reynoso finished 2021 at the top of world boxing after being considered Boxer of the Year Y Coach of the Year, respectively, in the awards for the best of the year given by the prestigious specialized magazine, Ring Magazine.

Canelo, Fighter of the Year

After a historic year in which it was consolidated as the best pound for pound of the world, and conquered the undisputed title of the super middlemen, Canelo Alvarez he got the award for the best boxer of the year.

Canelo made three fights in this 2021. The first, knocking out in three rounds to Avni Yildirim on February 27, to make the mandatory defense of the super middleweight title of the World Boxing Council and defend also that of the World Boxing Association.

Then, on May 8, he realized Billy joe saunders to snatch the super middleweight scepter of the World Boxing Organization by stoppage in eight rounds. And he closed the year on November 6, consummating the historic achievement after arresting Caleb Plant. With that, he took away the title of the International Boxing Federation, the only one he lacked to be the undisputed monarch at 168 pounds.

Eddy Reynoso, Coach of the Year

Much of the success in the career of the Canelo Alvarez it was thanks to his coach Eddy reynoso, who was awarded the award of Coach of the Year.

In addition to Canelo, in the stable of Reynoso there are boxers of the quality of Oscar Valdez, super featherweight champion of the World Boxing Council, Ryan Garcia, Andy Ruiz, Y Frank Sanchez.

Fury vs Wilder 3, Fight of the Year

Among the best of the year for Ring Magazine, there was also the award Fight of the Year, which was the third fight they starred in Tyson fury Y Deontay Wilder. The Briton won by knockout in the eleventh round; of the same contest, the fourth was recognized as the Round of the Year, in which Fury survived.

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George Kambosos, Surprise of the Year

The Surprise of the Year it was for George Kambosos, who against all odds won by split decision at Teofimo Lopez to snatch the titles of super champion of the AMB, OMB Y FIB, in addition to the distinction of Franchise Champion of the CMB, to be the new undisputed lightweight monarch.

Ring Magazine Best of the Year 2021 Awards

  • Fighter of the Year: Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez
  • Coach of the Year: Eddy Reynoso
  • Fight of the Year: Tyson Fury KO 11 Deontay Wilder
  • Round of the Year: Round 4, Fury-Wilder III
  • Knockout of the Year: Gabriel Rosado KO3 Bektemir Melikuziev
  • Surprise of the year: George Kambosos DD Teófimo López
  • Event of the Year: Oleksandr Usyk – Anthony Joshua
  • Comeback of the year: Kiko Martínez
  • Prospect of the Year: Brandun Lee
  • Performance of the Year: Shakur Stevenson TKO 10 Jamel Herring