Fitness | Training | Nov 21 2015

The science behind Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez

Boxing Science's Danny Wilson looks at Canelo's training methods
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A two-time world champion by the age of 22, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez has already become a Mexican legend and rising towards being a boxing superstar. Canelo, nicknamed after the spanish word for cinnamon, made his professional debut at the tender age of 15 years old.

Now 25 with an impressive record and a stunning knockout percentage, his fight against Miguel Cotto will be his biggest test since his lone defeat to Floyd Mayweather. Boxing Science analyse the training methods the Mexican partakes in.

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