Saul Alvarez Net Worth: Investments & Career

Saul Alvarez
Saul Alvarez (Source: WallpaperAccess)

A Mexican professional boxer, Saul Alvarez, has an estimated net worth of $140 million as of 2022.

Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán, often known as as Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, is a Mexican professional boxer.  Alvarez is a three-time global champion and has won multiple world championships.

The ‘World Boxing Association (WBA) Super,’ ‘The Ring Championship’ and the ‘World Boxing Council (WBC),’ are among them.

He was born in Guadalajara, Mexico on July 18, 1990. Саnеlо Álvаrеz ѕtаrtеd bохіng whеn hе wаѕ јuѕt thіrtееn уеаrѕ оld.

Saul Alvarez Profile Image (Source: Wikipedia)
Saul Alvarez Profile Image (Source: Wikipedia)

Ніѕ еldеr brоthеr Rіgоbеrtо Álvаrеz wаѕ hіѕ bіggеѕt іnѕріrаtіоn. Аftеr wаtсhіng hіѕ brоthеr’ѕ dеbut mаtсh, hе dесіdеd tо сhооѕе hіѕ саrееr аѕ а bохеr.

The boxer, a great counter puncher, and a fantastic body puncher went undefeated in his first 43 professional fights, winning 30 by knockout.

As of December 2018, he was listed as the world’s top active boxer, pound for pound, by ‘BoxRec.’

He was ranked third by ‘The Ring’ and ninth by the ‘Boxing Writers Association of America.’

He was also named the world’s finest active middleweight fighter.

Quick Facts

So, let’s get to know Saul Alvarez a little better, starting with some basic facts about him.

Name Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán
Birthplace Guadalajara, Mexico
Birthdate 18 July 1990
Age 32 years old
Nationality’ Mexican
Ethnicity N/A
Religion Christian
Father’s’ Name Santos Alvarez
Mother’s’ Name Ana Maria Barragan
Siblings Bryan Alvarez, Ricardo Alvarez, Daniel Alvarez, Rigoberto Alvarez, Ana Elda Alvarez, Ramon Alvarez, Victor Alvarez, Gonzalo Alvarez
School N/A
College N/A
Profession Professional boxer
Nickname Canelo Alvarez
Height In Centimeters – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Hazel
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Net worth $140 million
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital status In a relationship
Spouse N/A
Children Saul Adiel Alvarez, Mia Ener Alvarez, Maria Fernanda Álvarez, Emily Cinnamon Alvarez
Social Media Twitter, Instagram
Merchandise Photo Display, Signed Boxing Gloves, Saul Alvarez
Last Update October, 2022

Saul Alvarez Net Worth and Income

A Mexican professional boxer, Saul Alvarez, has an estimated net worth of $140 million as of 2022.

Saul Alvarez is only behind Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Neymar in the highest-paid athlete list.

Canelo has amassed wealth as a result of his boxing career. Not only does he make a lot of money, but so does his opponent. His first professional fight against Mayweather was a loss, but he was still given a whopping $12 million.

Saul Alvarez also earned a purse of $1.2 million when he faced and defeated Sugar Shane Mosley.

Saul Alvarez defeated Josesito Lopez and earned a $2 million purse, plus a $100,000 knockout bonus from Golden Boy Promotions.

On November 21, 2015, Saul Alvarez earned $5 million when he defeated Miguel Cotto. In addition, HBO reported 900,000 PPV buys during that fight, which amounted to $58 million in domestic revenue.

Moreover, Canelo’s significant purse came when he fought Gennady Golovkin in 2018, earning $40 million, then $30 million in his rematch.

Similarly, he received $25 million for his knockout victory over Amir Khan in 2016.

Alvarez also signed the boxing world’s richest deal. In 2018, the Mexican fighter signed 11 fights with DAZN for $365 million.

Canelo was only paid $50 million for his first two DAZN battles, despite being paid $35 million each fight.

As a result, Canelo’s contract was canceled in 2020, and he sued his promoter and broadcaster. Alvarez also says he was not paid the agreed-upon money.

According to Forbes, he made $35 million from his salary and wins in 2020.

Saul Alvarez’s Net Worth in Different Currencies

So, let’s look into Saul Alvarez’s net worth in different currencies, including the cryptocurrency BitCoin.

Currency Net Worth
Euro 123,710,300
Pound Sterling £ 105,481,264
Australian Dollar A$ 195,203,540
Canadian Dollar C$ 178,185,000
Indian Rupee 10,600,450,000
BitCoin ฿ 2,810

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Saul Canelo Alvarez: House, Car, Yacht, and Jets

House

The super-star boxer has always respected his privacy, and nothing is known about his houses. However, when he chose to sell his California home, the world took notice of his place.

The Mexican boxer was the owner of an 11,970-square-foot home with six bedrooms, a library, and a sea view. Back in 2015, the entire property was appraised at $6 million.

Alvarez's house (Source: Los Angles Times)
Alvarez’s house (Source: Loisn’tles Times)

He returned to Guadalajara, Mexico, where he still lives now.

There isn’t much information on the present property because he loves his privacy.

However, we can be sure that it is another beautiful residence.

Cars

Those who follow Canelo’s social media platforms will not be surprised, as he has been known to showcase his car collection on Instagram for quite some time.

He owns a Bugatti Chiron, Lamborghini Aventador, Mercedes-Benz G-Class, and another G-Class converted into a six-wheeler by Brabus.

It shouldn’t be surprising with Saul Alvarez’s net worth that he has at least three Mercedes-Benz cars, including one SLS-AMG valued at $1.46 million.

Alvarez with his car (Source: Instagram)
Alvarez with his car (Source: Instagram)

All of his cars with price are given below:

Cars Price
Bugatti Chiron $2,800,000
Lamborghini Aventador SVJ $574,000
Brabus B63S 700 6×6 $1,500,000
Shelby Mustang 1967 $1,000,000
Ferrari 458 Special $260,000
Ferrari LaFerrari $2,800,000
Lamborghini Urus $230000
Ferrari Testarossa  $119000
Rolls Royce Ghost $287000
Tesla Model X $133,700

Watches

Canelo Alvarez wears an 18k rose gold model RM26-02 Tourbillon “Evil Eye” with a case of diamonds and sapphires embellishing the whole item, giving it a completely distinctive design.

This watch costs a million dollars, making it the most costly piece in his collection.

As one of Rolex’s newest ambassadors, Saul is seen with many Rolex models in his match conferences.

Yacht

Among his purchases is a £45m stunning black yacht that boasts its jet skis, a jetty, and raft.

Private Jets

Canelo is often seen traveling in a private jet worth $35 million for fights, events, and vacations in different places worldwide.

It has a full bathroom, leather seats, a bedroom, entertainment screens, and a critical sound system.

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Saul Canelo Alvarez: Lifestyle and Vacation

Lifestyle

Saul has frequently displayed his opulent lifestyle on social media. Santos currently resides in a mansion in his hometown.

He also has a penchant for footwear. Canelo once spent $20,000 on sneakers while shopping with Complex.

Outside of the ring, Canelo Alvarez enjoys poker and has a table set up in his home.

As well as being a shoe lover, he has a two-story closet with over 600 pairs of shoes.

Alvarez favors expensive clothing labels such as Louis Vuitton, Supreme, Gucci, Balenciaga, and others.

Vacation

Following Canelo’s victory in 2021, Saul and his wife visited Paris, France.

Canelo and Fernanda stayed in the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel with a view of the Eiffel Tower and the French capital.

Charity

With his skills, Alvarez has established himself as one of the best fighters. Aside from successful ring performance, he is well-known for having a generous heart.

After becoming a pro, he has not forgotten to give back to his community.

Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez has supported the civil association Red Nose on various occasions, dedicated to helping children with cancer.

He has also made several sizeable contributions to the children’s cancer hospital.

In May, he donated more than 900 medical kits to fight COVID-19 to the Civil Hospital of Guadalajara.

And in February, he also contributed to buying medications.

The Mexican boxing champion has donated money from his pocket to help support a $2 million campaign to tackle the disease in his birthplace of Guadalajara, Jalisco.

In 2017, he also contributed $1 million to earthquake relief efforts in Mexico, only one week after his bout with Gennady Golovkin.

Investments and Endorsements

Investments

In addition to boxing, Canelo has his line of headwear, clothes, and petrol stations, which he calls ‘Canelo Energy.’

The super-middleweight champion plans to build 100 ‘Canelo Energy locations throughout Mexico in the following years. Nonetheless, it is one of the most important and complicated times of his business career.

He also founded Canelo Promotions, a boxing promotion company after his split from Oscar de la Hoya, Golden Boy Promotions, and DAZN.

Canelo Store, another of his businesses, is a clothes store.

The ‘Canelo Store,’ which sells all of the clothes and accessories the champion wears inside and outside of the ring and promotes through his social networks, recently opened a store in New York.

Endorsement

Canelo Alvarez was named brand ambassador for Dazn, a video streaming service owned by Perform Group, in 2018. The five-year, eleven-fight contract was valued at over $365 million.

Furthermore, Canelo signed a multi-million dollar sponsorship deal with sports equipment maker Everlast in 2014.

In addition, Louis Vuitton roped in Canelo to showcase their brand across the globe.

Tecate, a Heineken-owned Mexican beer brand, also partnered with Canelo Alvarez in 2016.

In 2018, Hennessy, the world’s best-selling Cognac, became Canelo’s supporter.

Also, Canelo teamed with Value Grupo Financiero, a money management organization, in 2019 to assist him in managing his fortune.

Canelo has sponsored the Coppel department store chain, situated in Mexico.

As Roger Dubuis’ brand ambassador, Canelo wears and endorses the timepieces and wears the company’s emblem on his shorts during critical matches.

Career

Alvarez established himself as a good boxer from the start of his career, playing and winning contests one after the other.

In 2007, he won his first professional championship when he defeated Mexican boxer Ricardo Cano to earn the ‘Jalisco’ welterweight title.

Similarly, he defeated Mexican boxer Gabriel Martinez to win the ‘WBA Fedecentro’ welterweight championship on April 18, 2008.

On January 17, 2009, Alvarez won the ‘NABF’ and ‘WBO Latino’ welterweight belts, continuing his winning streak.

In 2013, he suffered his first professional defeat to American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Saul Alvarez vs Floyd Mayweather (Source: Boxing News)
Saul Alvarez vs. Floyd Mayweather (Source: Boxing News)

The loss, however, could not mar the fighting spirit of Álvarez, who went on to win three bouts against three different boxers in 2015.

Then, after defeating Miguel Cotto to capture the WBC, The Ring, and lineal middleweight crowns, he faced Amir Khan for title defense on May 7, 2016.

Furthermore, he defeated Khan by knocking him out in the sixth round.

Later in his career, he fought Liam Smith to capture the WBO light-middleweight championship. Canelo then went on to win back-to-back fights against Golovkin.

Canelo Alvarez has a professional boxing record of 53 wins, one defeat, and two draws in 2021.

In addition, he has won 37 of his 38 fights via knockout.

As of  October, 2022, Saul Alvarez’s net worth is $140 million.

Unknown Facts about Saul Alvarez

  • In the eighth grade, Saul dropped out of school to follow his boxing goals, much to his parents’ displeasure.
  • Alvarez is a huge fan of Michael Jackson, and his favorite training and pre-match song are” Beat It.”
  • He has six brothers who are all boxers.

FAQS

How many kids does Saul have?

Canelo Álvarez has four children with four different women.

Who is Saul’s wife?

Saul married Fernanda Gómez in May 2021. The long-term pair married in a lavish ceremony in their native nation of Mexico.

What is Canelo’s boxing record?

Canelo has fought in 59 professional fights, winning 56, drawing two, and only losing one.

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