Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia purses, salaries: How much will they make for 2024 boxing fight?

Canelo Alvarez competes in a Mexico vs. Mexico showdown on May 4, defending his status as the undisputed super middleweight champion against Jaime Munguia. The clash will air on Amazon Prime and DAZN.

Canelo is a four-division champion, becoming undisputed at 168 inside eleven months. Since beating Caleb Plant to enhance his legacy, Canelo has gone 3-1 and is on a three-fight win streak. He outclassed Jermell Charlo in September to retain the belts and shows no signs of slowing down.

“Defending my undisputed title is very important for me,” Canelo said. “This is all about making history. I want my legacy to be that I made history again and again. That’s what motivates me to keep defending my belts and giving great fights to the fans.”

The 27-year-old Munguia is a prized Golden Boy Promotions signing. He has held super welterweight gold and he’s made an impact at middleweight and super middleweight. Munguia’s last two fights were statement-making wins against Sergiy Derevyanchenko and John Ryder, two former world title challengers.

WATCH: Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia, live on DAZN

Munguia has proved to doubters that he can handle world-class competition. A win over Canelo would be a passing of the torch moment, something Munguia is ready for.

“We’re ready for this stage. We’re ready for everything, and we’re going to have a great fight that night. We’re very confident,” Munguia said. “This is just the beginning of the best part of my career. I’ve done a lot in my career so far, but, I believe I’m just reaching my peak now.”

Canelo only competes in money-spinning events. How much will the champion make for this one? What about Munguia, who is competing in the biggest fight of his career to date?

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The Sporting News breaks down Canelo and Munguia’s purse history and how much they could make for their upcoming fight.

Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia fight purse: How much will Canelo and Munguia make? 

Per Dan Rafael, Canelo will make up to $35 million on a one-fight deal with Premier Boxing Champions. The new deal came after Canelo and PBC couldn’t come together to fulfill a three-fight deal from an initial contract.

It is unknown the exact amount Munguia will make in this fight. He is expected to make a career-high payday. However, he told ESPN that he only cares about the task at hand.

“Obviously, without a doubt, it’s the best purse, but thank God I’ve done very well and I’m not surprised, I’m not impressed,” Munguia said via Marca. “What matters to me is to go, give a good fight and win, because what’s coming is going to be much better.”

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia purse history

Per Essentially Sports, Canelo made $12 million against Floyd Mayweather in 2013. Facing Amir Khan in 2016, Canelo made about $25 million, per Sports Zion. Against Caleb Plant, when he became the undisputed super middleweight champion, Canelo collected $40 million. Facing Dmitry Bivol for light heavyweight gold, Canelo had a guaranteed purse of $15 million. 

Canelo earned $40 million in the first fight against Gennadiy Golovkin and $30 million in the rematch, per Celebrity Net Worth. He earned about $45 million in the trilogy fight, reaching $100 million after PPV upside.

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Per Sports Payouts, Canelo earned a guaranteed $15 million for the John Ryder fight. It was rumored that he took a $10 million pay cut for the fight to be contested in Mexico. Canelo initially signed a three-fight deal with Premier Boxing Champions worth $100 million. Facing Jermell Charlo under the first fight of the deal, he made about $25-$30 million.

Per Essentially Sports, Munguia made around $2 million against Jimmy Kelly in 2022. Against Gabe Rosado in 2021, he took home $1,150,000. Munguia reportedly earned about $750,000 following a win over former world title challenger Sergiy Derevyanchenko.

Against John Ryder, The Sportster reported Munguia had a guaranteed purse of $800,000. 

What is Canelo Alvarez’s net worth?

Per Celebrity Net Worth, Canelo Alvarez has a net worth of around $250 million. 

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What is Jaime Munguia’s net worth?

Munguia’s net worth ranges from $5 to $8 million, per The Sportster and Essentially Sports.

When is Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia?

Canelo vs. Munguia is set for May 4 in Las Vegas. The PPV main card starts at 8 p.m. ET. Canelo and Munguia should make their way to the ring around 11:15 p.m. ET, depending on how long the undercard fights last.

Region Date Main Card Start Time Main Event Ring Walks (approx.)
USA and Canada (ET) Saturday, May 4 8 p.m. ET 11:15 p.m. ET
USA and Canada (PT) Saturday, May 4 5 p.m. PT 8:15 p.m. PT
UK and Ireland Sunday, May 5 1 a.m. BST 4:15 a.m. PT
Australia Sunday, May 5 10 a.m. AEST 1:15 p.m. AEST
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How to watch Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia

Region TV channel Live streaming
USA DAZN, PRIME VIDEO
Canada DAZN
UK and Ireland DAZN
Australia DAZN

In the U.S., Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia will be on Amazon Prime Video PPV and DAZN.

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia PPV price: How much does fight cost? 

  • PPV price: $89.99
  • Prime Video w/ Amazon Prime membership: $14.99/month or $139.00/year
  • Prime Video: $8.99/month
  • DAZN monthly subscription: $19.99 on a 12-month contract or $24.99 month-to-month in U.S. / $24.99 per month in Canada / £9.99 in the U.K. on a 12-month contract or £19.99 month-to-month / 13.99 AUD
  • DAZN annual subscription: $224.99 in U.S., $199.99 in Canada, £99.99 in the UK.

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