- The famous boxer exploded over the situation that his daughter, Emily, lived in a competition.
- The young woman was in a riding competition in the United States, representing Mexico.
- “We hated the way they treated us,” Emily said in her statement.
Saúl ‘El Canelo’ Álvarez talked this weekend about the outrageous situation that his daughter went through in a riding tournament. The young woman shared through Instagram the situation she lived. Emily Cinnamon went to a competition in the United States representing Mexico, but her horse was disqualified for not complying with the requested ‘parameters’.
The young woman, through her Instagram Stories, said about the situation that she and her team had been discriminated against for being Mexican, to such a degree that they were disqualified after all the effort they had put into reaching this competition; Emily, commented that at all times they were put aside because of their nationality.
Saúl Canelo Álvarez racism: “Cheaters”
The Mexican boxer took advantage of this weekend to make clear the anger he had against the jurors due to the competition attended by his eldest daughter, Emily Cinnamon, in the United States, in order to participate with her riding team; It seems that this competition did not end well, since they were discriminated against.
“Pinch… s cheats”, reads the story that the boxer attached, where his daughter tells of the experience she lived at the hands of the American jury, which at all times, made them feel that they should be grateful for having come to the United States and to be able to participate in said meeting. Filed Under: Saúl Canelo Álvarez Racism
Saúl Canelo Álvarez racism: The situation that happened
Emily Cinnamon, who is the boxer’s eldest daughter, narrated on social networks the situation that happened during the 2021 North American Junior Jumping Championship, where she participated. According to the young woman’s words, she pointed out that the officials of the International Equestrian Federation, better known as the FEI, were unfair with the Mexican team.
“For the past few weeks, we have been racing in Traverse City. We, as Mexicans, have received very bad treatment. FEI officials have been extremely unfair to us; They have treated us differently from Americans and Canadians, and we have felt it. Filed Under: Saúl Canelo Álvarez Racism
Saúl Canelo Álvarez racism: His mare was disqualified
According to the words expressed by the young woman, her initial annoyance was because her mare was found to be disqualified from the competition. Apparently, the FEI had several moments of disagreement with the Mexican contestants and the best way to get them out of said competition was through their horses, disqualifying them.
“To begin with, today during the second inspection of horses in the infantile and Pre-Junior categories, only ten Mexican horses from the two categories qualified for the final on Saturday, of which 7 of the 10 horses were sent to the box. waiting and more than 3 horses were turned away, including my mare named Alizze. Even when I had the opportunity to win and be on the podium. ”, Mentions the boxer’s daughter. Filed Under: Saúl Canelo Álvarez Racism
Saúl Canelo Álvarez racism: There was no real reason
According to Emily, she spoke again with the veterinarians who take care of her mare in Mexico and informed them about the situation, to which they said that the mare was in perfect condition, so they cannot explain what was the reason for that the FEI retained his horse and refused it to participate in said competition.
“We spoke with our Mexican vets before and they said that my mare was completely fine, that she seems very healthy and strong and they didn’t know why they took her out of the final competition. And believe me, I will be the first to take her out of the competition, if I do not feel that she is 100% healthy. ”, Álvarez’s daughter comments in said statement through her Instagram stories. Filed Under: Saúl Canelo Álvarez Racism
Saúl Canelo Álvarez racism: “We hate the way they treated us”
The young woman made strong accusations, when she mentioned that there were officials in FEI, where they had been making fun of one of the participants of the Mexican team for not knowing English. Emily mentioned that they were being ‘disrespectful and racist’, so she wanted others to know what happened in said tournament.
“But overall with the situation, we hated the way they treated us, especially one of my friends. An FEI officer and other US cyclists were making fun of him and laughing at him because he couldn’t speak English and from what I know they are also being disrespectful and racist. We all feel uncomfortable here. ”Álvarez said on social media. Filed Under: Saúl Canelo Álvarez Racism
“They didn’t even care”
Emily narrated how they were treated in the competition and by the International Equestrian Federation, where apart from the constant teasing of one of their companions, they also had other types of actions with the young people; For that reason, the young woman thinks that they not only offended the team, but also their parents, who made the effort to take them to this competition.
“We came from Mexico to Michigan, which is a 2,300-mile journey with our horses and it is also an immense, hard work from our parents and trainers, and it seemed like they didn’t even care. They made us feel that it is a privilege to come to the United States as Latinos, ”said the daughter of ‘El Canelo’ in that post.
“Today they were racist with us”
Emily made strong denunciations when commenting that they received racist treatment by the FEI, not only because of the teasing that her young teammate received, but also because she disrespected the entire team for the treatment they received. The young woman made it clear that she had the idea that it would be a good time to have fun and have fun, but it was the opposite.
“I don’t fully know what the word ‘racist’ means, but from what I know, they were racist with us today. They offended our nation and my country. We all came here to have fun and compete against other countries, but also to have fun and make new friends, but it doesn’t feel like that, ”the young woman commented on social media.
Has not received a reply
Although it was a statement published on social networks, neither Canelo nor Emily have received a response to the attacks suffered by the riding team in the United States. The boxer’s daughter only needed to express the bad time they were put through and leave the behavior of the International Equestrian Federation as evidence.
The accusations against said Federation are quite severe and the young woman should file a formal complaint with them so that the situation does not reoccur; Today it happened to Emily, who somehow was able to express it through social networks, but how many times has a similar situation occurred with other Mexican teams?
It is not the first competition of the young woman
According to the news portal Infobae, Emily Álvarez has had a satisfactory trajectory in the world of horsemanship, where she has competed and won various recognitions and championships; so it is not surprising that the 15-year-old is extremely upset at the attitude they have taken at the FEI.
According to said media, his first in this sport came on Wednesday, August 11, with the bronze medal with his mare Alizee. In which her father, the famous boxer shared his daughter’s recognition, mentioning how proud he is to see her shine in the sport that she likes the most and where she has proven to be quite good.
“They think they are superior”
After the complaint of Canelo’s daughter, people have not hesitated to express their anger towards the FEI, calling them ‘superiors’ and of course, defending the young woman. Although there is no formal complaint against the Federation for the behavior they had a couple of days ago, the users did explode against the injustice suffered by Emily.
“Anglo-Saxon people of the upper class can be cruel and even more so when they are threatened by people who could be more talented than them. They need to feel superior. ”, A user commented through a post on Instagram, where it is revealed what Emily went through a couple of days ago, in a matter of the racist situation she experienced.
“What do the others expect?”
Users have not stopped commenting on the situation that El Canelo’s daughter experienced, mentioning that if she, who is the daughter of a public figure, is made to go through such a situation, what can others expect who do not have the support from a family with unlimited resources, but not only that, there are people outraged at the treatment the young woman received.
“If that is what they do to the daughter of the millionaire, powerful and popular canelo, what can be expected for the average Latin American?”, “There are things that money cannot buy”, “It sounds ugly but in the United States, we will always be seen in a bad way no matter if we are going to spend the millions there or we feel very American, there are the softball girls they live there, they love and live the culture there, they do not upload anything from Mexico, they threw the uniforms and … Not even so they took them with the United States team ”, were some of the comments that stood out.