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James Brown might be the Hardest Working Man in Showbusiness, but Gennady Golovkin is the Hardest Working Man in Boxing. Golovkin, the undefeated middleweight titlist from the renowned fighting hotbed that gave us Borat Sagdiyev, will put his belts on the line for the third time this year when he faces Ireland’s Matthew Macklin Saturday [...]
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Gennady Golovkin retained his WBA middleweight title at Foxwoods last night with a brutal body blow KO of Matthew Macklin. [TBL] **Follow us on Twitter, View Blitz Viral Videos, or Return to... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
GGG is just a machine, that is the only way to describe him. I think Macklin describe it best when he said that GGG’s punches are heavy clubbing blows.
Macklin isn’t a bum, he has fought high quality opponents and held his own, but he was simply destroyed by GGG. It was like watching a monster truck run over a Prius.
For a casual observer, that punch might not look like much...
Matthew Macklin went down for the count at Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., on Saturday night.
Gennady Golovkin improved his record to 27-0 with a lethal body shot. The punch to Macklin’s kidney rendered the English fighter’s lower body temporarily incapacitated. Golovkin has won 24 of his fights by knockout.
The fighter famously known as “GGG” retained the WBA and...
Gennady Golovkin won't really get to see his son grow up this year. He's spending most of his life in a high-altitude gym in California, a continent away from his young family in Stuttgart, Germany.
The WBA middleweight champion aims to fight five times in 2013, which turns his life into a cycle of monotonous training punctuated by electric ring performances. His slight...
Kazakhstan's hard-punching knockout machine Gennady Golovkin is being hailed by many as one of the future stars of boxing, and his explosive finishes have done nothing to diminish those opinions.
But Ireland's Matthew Macklin (29-4, 20 knockouts) will look to put an end to the hype when he faces Golovkin on Saturday night in Mashantucket, Conn., (HBO, 9:45 p.m. ET).
Undefeated German middleweight Gennady Golovkin stopped English challenger Matthew Macklin in the third round Saturday night to successfully defend his WBA and IBO titles.
Golovkin improved to 27-0 with his 24th knockout and 14th in a row, using a left hand to the body to flatten Macklin (29-5) 1:22 into the third. Golovkin dominated the first two rounds, landing several hard combinations...
Entering Saturday nights fight with Matthew Macklin at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut there were questions hanging over the head of Kazakhstan's Gennady "GGG" Golovkin. Although he had a 26-0 record, Golovkin had never been tested against a top contender in boxing's middleweight division. There was a doubt to whether his glaring advantage in...
On Saturday night, live from the MGM Grand at Foxwoods, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin looked to take out another challenger, as he squared off against Matthew "Mack the Knife" Macklin. Would Golovkin continue his string of impressive, dominant performances? Or would Macklin finally break through against elite competition and grab a championship?
Right here, find our...
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MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (June 28, 2013) -- The official weigh-in was held today for tomorrow night's HBO Triple-Header, presented by DiBella Entertainment and K2 Promotions, in MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Saturday's HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader airs live from the Foxwoods Resort Casino's MGM Grand Theater...
On Saturday night, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin looks to continue tearing up the middleweight division, when he takes on challenger Matthew "Mack the Knife" Macklin. Before the two step through the ropes, they stepped onto the scales. Right here, you'll find the full Golovkin vs. Macklin weigh-in results and analysis. Take a look.
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Gennady Golovkin beat Matthew Macklin by third-round KO on Saturday night with an absolutely sublime body shot for the ages. GGG was handling Macklin well all night, and then he delivered a devastating left hook to Macklin’s right side in the third round to end the fight. It was the best body shot knockout I [...]
Gennadiy Golovkin, the absolute middleweight phenom who has taken the boxing world by storm ever since he burst onto the scene a few years ago, did it again. Tonight, in Foxwoods Resort Casino, he faced his toughest test to date in Matthew Macklin. Macklin who recently went 11 rounds with the guy who people consider to be the best middleweight in the world currently, Sergio Martinez...
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