Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-05-06, good boxing match: Saul Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2023).
Ryder vs Canelo is scheduled to take place Saturday, May 6th, at the Estadio Akron in Zapopan (Jalisco, Mexico), in a 12-round super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the IBF, WBA, WBC and WBO World super-middleweight titles (all held by Alvarez). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Saul Canelo Alvarez record
The world champ in four different weight classes Saul Canelo Alvarez entered this fight with a boxing record of 58-2-2 (39 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 super middleweight in the world.
He suffered his two losses when he faced Floyd Mayweather Jr in 2013 (via majority decision, Mayweather vs Alvarez) and Dmitrii Bivol in 2022 (Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Dmitrii Bivol); after this match he has beat Gennady Golovkin in their third bout (Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin 3).
If you want to watch Canelo’s best fights, here are the ones rated with 4 or 5 stars:
- Saul Canelo Alvarez vs James Kirkland, 5-stars bout and ‘The Ring magazine’ Knockout of the Year 2015
- Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan, 4-stars match and ‘The Ring magazine’ Knockout of the Year 2016
- Gennady Golovkin vs Saul Canelo Alvarez 2, 4-stars fight plus ‘The Ring magazine’ Fight of the Year 2018
Canelo’s next fight: Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Jermell Charlo
John Ryder record
His opponent, the interim Wbo super-Mw champion John Ryder, has an official record of 32-5-0 (18 knockouts) and he entered as the No.3 in the super middleweight division.
He was defeated by Callum Smith in 2019 (Callum Smith vs John Ryder) but then he has won four fights beating Daniel Jacobs (Daniel Jacobs vs John Ryder) and Zach Parker in his last two (Zach Parker vs John Ryder).
Pre-fight press conference
Watch for free the pre-fight press conference video, featuring John Ryder and Saul Canelo Alvarez, from the official DAZN Boxing Youtube channel!
Watch the video of Canelo vs Ryder weigh-in from the official Matchroom Boxing Youtube channel!
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Saul Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Who won Canelo vs Ryder fight?
Saul Canelo Alvarez defeated John Ryder via unanimous decision. Scores were 120-107, 118-109, 118-109.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the post-fight interview video of Saul Canelo Alvarez and John Ryder.