Early 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest @ Super Middleweight
57-2-2
7-0-0

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
WBA World Super Middleweight

The tape

32
Age
24
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
78.3" / 199 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

UD 12KO 11TKO 8TKO 3UD 12
Form
TKO 4TKO 4KO 1KO 3UD 12
57
Wins
7
39
By KO
6
68
KO%
86
2
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
2
Draws
0
2005
Debut
2019
448
Pro rounds
27

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

-
The Ring
7
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs David Morrell preview

When is Canelo vs Morrell?

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez could fight David Morrell in Early 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 Morrell 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.

David Morrell would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 7 wins and 0 draws, with 6 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Morrell would have advantage in power over Canelo, with a 86% knock out percentage over Canelo's 68%.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez is the older man by 8 years, at 32 years old.

Morrell has a height advantage of 4 inches over Canelo. This also extends to a 8-inch reach advantage.

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez fights out of the orthodox stance, while David Morrell is a southpaw.

Canelo is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 54 more fights, and made his debut in 2005, 13 years and 10 months earlier than Morrell, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He has fought 421 more professional rounds, 448 to Morrell's 27.

David Morrell is currently ranked number 7 by the RING in the 168lb division.

Canelo vs Morrell 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.

Morrell remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Kalvin Henderson on 4th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Alantez Fox on 18th December 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota.

Going into that contest, he had beat Mario Abel Cazares on 27th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.

Before that, he had won against Mike Gavronski on 26th December 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round at Shrine Exposition Center, California.

He had beat Lennox Allen on 8th August 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.

Activity check

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

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez last fought 3 months and 11 days ago, while David Morrell's last outing was 2 months and 14 days ago.

Canelo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year, 7 months and 30 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average.

Morrell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 4 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Canelo vs Morrell?

David Morrell 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 David Morrell news

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