Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 6/27/13
Credit: Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment This Saturday, June 29th, defending WBA/IBO champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (26-0, 23KO's) meets Ireland's top-rated former world title challenger Matthew "Mack The Knife" Macklin (29-4, 20KO's) in their much-anticipated middleweight championship showdown at the MGM Grand Theaterat Foxwoods ® Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.  The championship matchup will be the main event on the HBO Boxing After Dark® triple-header, which will be televised live on HBO® beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT. The champion Golovkin and the challenger Macklin held their final press conference earlier this afternoon before a standing room only crowd at New York City's famed Gallagher's Steakhouse.  Both fighters looked eager to get things underway after lengthy training camps and promised fireworks on Saturday night. Below are quotes from the final presser: Gennady Golovkin: It is very good to see everybody, and I want to thank everyone who was involved in maki...
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