Canelo Promotions, in association with Matchroom Boxing, announced their latest professional boxing event on upcoming Saturday Night. As Canelo Alvarez will face John Ryder to defend his WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, WBO, and the Ring super-middleweight titles on May 6 in Guadalajara.
The upcoming event will feature a total of 9 professional bouts, all under the main card. Alongside the exciting main card fight, a co-main card will feature Julio Cesar Martinez vs Ronal Batista with the WBC World flyweight title on the line. Additionally, there will be a bout between Gabriel Valenzuela and Steve Spark for the WBA Inter-Continental super-lightweight title.
This jam-packed professional Saturday night boxing event will be a PPV-exclusive one. It will be available to watch on the popular international sports streaming platform, DAZN. This article will provide the latest information on the prize pool and purse distribution for the upcoming Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder event.
Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder Purse:
The complete list of the official purse pools for the upcoming Canelo vs Ryder event is yet to be published. However, the main event card fight will feature a surprising amount of $17 million as a purse. This will be distributed between Canelo Alvarez and John Ryder, with Canelo grabbing the major cut.
Keep reading to learn more in-depth info on the purse distribution and total payout amount on Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder bout –
How much will Canelo Alvarez get?
Mexican professional boxer, Canelo Alvarez is the current undisputed champion of the super-middleweight class and former light-middleweight and light-heavyweight world champion. He currently has a professional record of 58 wins and 2 losses from 62 total bouts.
After facing a major loss against Dmitry Bivol, the Mexican made a quick comeback in just four months. On September 17, Canelo defeated Gen ady Golovkin to reclaim his hard-earned titles. Alongside the win, he also claimed a $45 million check from the event.
Canelo will get a $15 million purse share from his upcoming title defense bout against Ryder. Thanks to his current undisputed title list alongside the sweet deal with Matchroom Boxing, his upcoming pay cut will be one of the biggest in his career.
In addition to the purse, Canelo will claim 70% of the PPV sale. As such, his total income from this Saturday night is expected to be somewhere around $40 million considering the sale reaches the expected target.
How much will John Ryder get?
John Ryder is a British professional boxer, currently holding the interim WBO super-middleweight title. The Southpaw user has a 32-5 career record with an ongoing 4-win streak.
Ryder last fought Zack Parker on November 2022. Parker retired the fight during round 5, giving his opponent the win. As a result, Ryder claimed the win and a $400,000 purse. This increased to $2 million after including the PPV share.
In the upcoming Canelo vs Ryder event, this British fighter will earn a $2 million purse. Furthermore, he will get a 30% share of the PPV sale. Therefore, his total income is expected to his $4 million if the sale reaches the target amount of $1 Million.
Canelo Alvarez’s Net Worth in 2023:
In 2023, Canelo Alvarez’s net worth is $200 million. As the best super-middleweight in the world, he currently gets paid $15 million to $20 million per fight.
John Ryder’s Net Worth in 2023:
John Ryder has a net worth of $5 million in 2023. He is currently affiliated with Keiser Fitness and Statom Group.