VIDEO: Ryan Garcia and Canelo Alvarez Have an Absolute Blast Singing a Song

January 6, 2021 9:57 pm

The last two months have been great for boxing superstars Canelo Alvarez and Ryan Garcia. Both have won their respective fights and are currently at the top of their division.

Canelo Alvarez has become the unified (WBC, WBC, Ring) super middleweight champion, aiming to grab the remaining belts on his shoulder. Meanwhile, Ryan Garcia is the WBC Interim lightweight champion and is still unbeaten in his professional career.

While it has been a great camp for both the titleholders, they were recently spotted celebrating at a formal party. The pugilists sang together, and trainer Eddy Reynoso also indulged in the festivities. Garcia and Alvarez sang a famous Mexican song ‘El Rey’, sending several fans into a frenzy.

Following the celebrations, Ryan Garcia took to the stage and delivered a speech for all his well-wishers.

He said, “Just wanna thank everybody for supporting me. Thank my family, thank my whole team, Eddy, my big bro Canelo, my dad,  everybody that has been there since day 1.

“This was a big moment for my career and a moment that was needed. And I think, from now on, the sky’s gonna be the limit and I thank everybody.”

Meanwhile, 2021 can bring several more challenges for the Mexican superstars as they enjoy the warmth of the spotlight. Alvarez and Garcia are a part of a division full of elites. So, it is a constant risk to their legacy as several boxers can challenge them at this stage.

What’s next for Canelo Alvarez and Ryan Garcia?

Dec 19, 2020; San Antonio, TX, USA; Canelo Alvarez is introduced before his WBA, WBC and Ring Magazine super middleweight championship bout against Callum Smith at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports

Canelo Alvarez hopes to unify all the belts at 168 lbs. So he will have to overcome Caleb Plant and Billy Joe Saunders to grab the IBF and WBO titles.

He is no longer associated with Golden Boy Promotions and can select his own opponents. So, Alvarez can pick up those fights in 2021 to expand his empire.

DALLAS, TEXAS – JANUARY 02: Ryan Garcia reacts after defeating Luke Campbell during the WBC Interim Lightweight Title fight at American Airlines Center on January 02, 2021 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images)

Ryan Garcia is the WBC Interim champion and can validate his mandatory spot to challenge Devin Haney for the lightweight belt. But he wants to face Gervonta Davis first.

If Floyd Mayweather and Oscar De La Hoya can find some middle ground, 2021 will witness ‘Tank’ vs ‘KingRy’ with Davis’ WBA strap at stake.

Do you think Ryan Garcia and Canelo Alvarez will continue their dominance in 2021?

Raj Sarkar

A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years. Sarkar has previously written for Republic. Given his extensive coverage of 'the sweet science', Sarkar has become a die-hard fan of the legendary pugilist Canelo Alvarez. However, he believes there will be no one greater than a prime Roberto Duran.

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