Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez trust that Frank Sanchez he will become world champion and thus become the first Cuban heavyweight monarch.
“I’m sure he will be champion and end up sweeping everyone in the complete division,” he said. Canelo in interview with Jorge Ebro. “Frank he is a very special talent ”.
Frank started 2022 with a win by a wide unanimous decision against the Romanian-German Christian hammer, who took over after testing positive for coronavirus from Carlos Negron, who was his original opponent.
Eddy reynoso, coach of both fighters, assured that he is not worried that Sanchez failed to get the victory by knockout despite the criticism he received for his performance.
“It is one more step in the promotion of Frank, in the ascent of his career, “said the appointed Coach of the Year in 2021. “We are sure that 2022 will have a great year and very good things will come.”
Reynoso previously mentioned Frank as the perfect candidate for his team to challenge the heavyweight champions. He even put him as a future candidate to challenge Oleksandr Usyk, monarch of the FIB, WBA Y OMB.
Also at some point the Ukrainian champion said that he would be willing to fight against Canelo Alvarez in cruiserweight if they let him keep the scepters in full weight. But Reynoso ruled out this option.
“It is impossible Canelo go fight with Usyk, he is a heavyweight and there we have Frank Sanchez“, he pointed Eddy reynoso.
Frank He remains undefeated with 20 wins and 13 knockouts, but in his last two games he was unable to knock out his opponents. He managed to dominate Efe Ajagba already HammerIt just never came close to beating on the fast track.
Currently the heavyweight division has as unified champion of the WBA, FIB Y OMB to Oleksandr Usyk, who will make his first defense against Anthony Joshua.
While Tyson fury has a mandatory defense of CMB in view of Dillian whyte, although it is unknown if it will be done. They look for what Fury Come back in the first part of the year.