Frank Sánchez y Canelo Álvarez

Frank Sanchez, a heavyweight boxer, assured that Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez he could become a full division champion if he put his mind to it.

“Look, I have sparred with Canelo”, Revealed the Cuban in an interview with DAZN News. “I can tell you with all the confidence that Canelo has full weight power. He could easily fight on a cruiser and, in my opinion, he could be a heavyweight champion if he puts it in his mind. “

Sanchez will fight this Saturday, January 1 against Christian hammer in the function headed by Luis Ortíz Y Charles martin, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino.

Frank He has already been training for a few years alongside Eddy reynoso at Canelo Team, in San Diego, California. He has been seen in some videos sparring with Saul and on several occasions he has expressed the power he has in his hands.

Canelo he’s a great boxer, ”said the heavyweight fighter. “He is very serious and respectful of me and has a great work ethic. The biggest lesson I’ve learned from him is the fact that it doesn’t matter if you’re training or in the ring, you have to be serious in what you do, you need to follow him with passion. That is what remains for me to be next to Canelo, someone that I appreciate very much ”.

Eddy reynoso made a request to CMB to get on and challenge the cruiserweight champion, Ilunga Makabu, who will defend the belt against Thabiso Mchunu on January 29, 2022.

Frank Sánchez’s next step

Frank Sanchez is 19-0 with 13 wins coming by knockout. During 2021 he made two fights.

In the first he defeated Nagy Aguilera by knockout in the sixth round, while in the second he defeated Efe Ajagba by a wide unanimous decision by cards of 98-91, 97-92 and 98-91.

“I can’t see why it won’t happen next year,” he said of what’s next for 2022. “I know I’ve made that leap, that leap in quality for the best heavyweight fighters. I am ready to face absolutely anyone. And I feel like the opportunity for a world title should come sometime in 2022 ”.