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GENNADY GOLOVKIN RUMORS

Canelo, Golovkin should learn from Mayweather, Pacquiao

Why does this thing between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin seem so familiar? Perhaps it's because the thought of it taking six years to make their fight -- like it did with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao -- is so deflating.By the time Mayweather and Pacquiao tangled in May 2015, Mayweather was 38 and Pacquiao was 36.
Via LA Daily News
18 hours ago

Canelo Alvarez stops Liam Smith, calls out Gennady Golovkin

ARLINGTON, Texas – Canelo Alvarez knocked out Liam Smith and called out Gennady Golovkin. Alvarez stopped Smith in the ninth round Saturday night after dropping him in the previous two rounds, winning the WBO light middleweight championship before...
Via The OC Register
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez-Liam Smith boxing match seems solid, but is overshadowed by Gennady Golovkin snub

ARLINGTON, Texas – Liam Smith kept things respectful in the traditional stare down with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, ending it with a handshake in less than 10 seconds. How long their fight will last Saturday night is another question altogether....
Via The OC Register
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxing's not dead but needs a hero or villain immediately

The statement “boxing is dead” is false. Like with many facets of life, we don’t like change unless the changing entity turns out exactly how we envisioned it. The previous generation admonishes the current one for “ruining” what was once good. As these newly self-appointed elders rain down their criticisms, they overlook the fact the same rebellious spirit that fostered...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook says towel decision was due to eye injury

Kell Brook may have been slightly disappointed that he didn’t get to finish his fight against GGG on Saturday in London on his terms, but he knows his eye injury is a big reason why his corner threw in the towel. Gennady Golovkin was awarded a 5th-round TKO victory after Brook’s corner threw in the towel while watching their fighter get hit hard in the round. Brook did not appear...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

GGG beats Kell Brook after corner throws in towel

Gennady Golovkin beat Kell Brook in England on Saturday after Brook’s corner stopped the fight by throwing in the towel during the 5th round. Brook stood tough with the middleweight champion and arguably won a round during the first four rounds, but his corner saw bad things coming with GGG starting to roll in the 5th round. Brook’s trainer Dominic Ingle began waving the white...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones could host GGG-Canelo Alvarez fight

Immediately after knocking out Amir Khan on Saturday night, Canelo Alvarez turned his attention to Gennady Golovkin, better known as GGG. Alvarez told fans what they want to hear by issuing a challenge to GGG, and the fight could draw so much interest that Jerry Jones is reportedly considering hosting it. Jones was in attendance to watch Alvarez beat Khan, and Oscar De La Hoya said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin Wastes More Time Against Dominic Wade

Gennady Golovkin is an absolute animal, as he demonstrated again Saturday night on HBO. The problem is that he’s an aging animal who is wasting our time and his facing opponents like Dominic Wade, who  had no chance on paper and even less in reality. Golovkin took him out easily in the 2nd, after three knockdowns. Wade didn’t show but maybe fractions of seconds of competition...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Golovkin destroys Dominic Wade with second round knockout

Gennady Golovkin’s latest fight was a gift to fight fans because it was not on pay-per-view. Unfortunately, if you went to use the restroom, you might have missed all the action. Golovkin destroyed Wade by knocking him down three times in two rounds. Here was the first, which came in Round 1: WATCH: @GGGBoxing sends Wade down to the canvas in Round 1 #TweetReplay https://t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin vs. David Lemieux is a win for fans, finally

This should be the norm, shouldn’t it?  Murderous-punching middleweights Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux will square off at Madison Square Garden Saturday night on HBO Pay-Per-View.  Hopefully, it’s the start of a round-robin style middleweight tournament that includes Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto, who will fight each other about a month from now. I use the word “hopefully”...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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