Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Super Middleweight
57-2-2
19-0-0

Belts on The Line

The Ring Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBA Super World Super Middleweight

The tape

32
Age
25
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
N/A
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12KO 11TKO 8TKO 3UD 12
Form
UD 10UD 10UD 10UD 8TKO 1
57
Wins
19
39
By KO
16
68
KO%
84
2
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
2
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2016
448
Pro rounds
44

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

-
The Ring
-
-
WBA
8
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
4
-
IBF
4

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Edgar Berlanga preview

When is Canelo vs Berlanga?

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez could square off against Edgar Berlanga in Summer 2022 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

Canelo vs Berlanga stats

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez would step into the ring with a record of 57 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 39 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Edgar Berlanga would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 19 wins and 0 draws, with 16 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Berlanga would have advantage in power over Canelo, with a 84% knock out percentage over Canelo's 68%.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is the older man by 7 years, at 32 years old.

Berlanga has a height advantage of 4 inches over Canelo.

Both Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez & Edgar Berlanga fight out of an orthodox stance.

Canelo is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 42 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 10 years and 6 months earlier than Berlanga, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 404 more professional rounds, 448 to Berlanga's 44.

Edgar Berlanga is currently ranked number 8 by the WBA, 4 by the WBO and 4 by the IBF in the 168lb division.

Canelo vs Berlanga form

Canelo has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he lost to Dmitry Bivol on 7th May 2022 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against Caleb Plant on 6th November 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, IBF World Super Middleweight and WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada.

Going into that contest, he had beat Billy Joe Saunders on 8th May 2021 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, WBO World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington.

Before that, he had defeated Avni Yildirim on 27th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at Hard Rock Stadium, Florida.

He had won against Callum Smith on 19th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Alamodome, Texas.

Berlanga remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 1 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Roamer Alexis Angulo on 11th June 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Steve Rolls on 19th March 2022 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Madison Square Garden Theater, New York.

Going into that contest, he had beat Marcelo Esteban Coceres on 9th October 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at T-Mobile Arena, Nevada.

Before that, he had won against Demond Nicholson on 24th April 2021 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at Kissimmee, Florida.

He had beat Ulises Sierra on 12th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 1st round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez has been fighting more than Edgar Berlanga.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez last fought 3 months and 1 day ago, while Edgar Berlanga's last outing was 1 month and 28 days ago.

Canelo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 3 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Berlanga's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 27 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months. In those fights, he fought a total of 39 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Canelo vs Berlanga?

Edgar Berlanga is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez if you fancy the incredible upset.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Edgar Berlanga news

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