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What’s Next for Boxing?

This fall could spell the end of an era in boxing. Floyd “Money”Mayweather, the pound for pound best fighter on the planet is preparing to embark on what he claims will be the final fight of his career. With that in mind one has to wonder, who will step up and be the face of the sport. A sport that used to revolve around big heavyweights throwing haymakers left and right, has...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boxing Scene’s Ryan Maquiñana Says Andre Ward’s Got Next For Gennady Golovkin

On this edition of The Versus Podcast, we talk with Boxing Scene's Ryan Maquinana who confirms a report out of Las Vegas on the future of Andre Ward. Is GGG and Kovalev next? The post Boxing Scene’s Ryan Maquiñana Says Andre Ward’s Got Next For Gennady Golovkin appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
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Official Golovkin vs. Lemieux fight announcement, will be HBO pay-per-view

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs) will face David Lemieux (34-2, 31 KOs) in a middleweight title unification bout on Saturday, October 17 at the Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden. The event will be distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View. Golovkin vs. Lemieux is the fight fans have been waiting for, promising all-out action from the moment the first bell rings. The fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Golovkin vs Lemieux in title fight Oct. 17 in New York

NEW YORK (AP) Rising star Gennady Golovkin will meet Canada's David Lemieux in a middleweight title unification fight Oct. 17 at Madison Square Garden, promoters announced Friday. Golovkin, who has stopped 30 opponents in winning all 33 of his fights, will face another power puncher in Lemieux, who is 34-2 with 31 knockouts, in a fight where both boxers will have titles on the line...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Pros And Cons Of Gennady Golovkin Vs David Lemieux

Gennady Golovkin vs David Lemieux is booked for HBO pay-per-view on Oct. 17, and there’s a lot to like: These are two of the five best middleweights in the world, both are exciting quantities and it’s sure to end in a sensational knockout. But there are some cons: It’s on pay-per-view, it might not be competitive and it might not lead to what HBO wants it to lead to. Let’s...
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Pros And Cons Of Gennady Golovkin Vs David Lemieux

Gennady Golovkin vs David Lemieux is booked for HBO pay-per-view on Oct. 17, and there’s a lot to like: These are two of the five best middleweights in the world, both are exciting quantities and it’s sure to end in a sensational knockout. But there are some cons: It’s on pay-per-view, it might not be competitive and it might not lead to what HBO wants it to lead to. Let’s...
Via The Queensbury Rules
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Golovkin to get shot at adding another title belt against Lemieux

LOS ANGELES -- Gennady Golovkin will meet David Lemieux in a three-belt middleweight title unification bout Oct. 17 in New York. Golovkin's promoter, Tom Loeffler, announced the matchup Saturday after lengthy negotiations. The 160-pound champions will headline an HBO pay-per-view telecast at Madison Square Garden. Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs) holds the WBA belt and the WBC interim belt...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Golovkin, Lemieux to meet in 160-lb title unification bout

LOS ANGELES (AP) Gennady Golovkin will meet David Lemieux in a three-belt middleweight title unification bout Oct. 17 in New York. Golovkin's promoter, Tom Loeffler, announced the matchup Saturday. The 160-pound champions will meet on an HBO pay-per-view telecast at Madison Square Garden. Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs) holds the WBA belt and the WBC interim belt, while Lemieux (34-2, 31...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hagler calls out Mayweather, tells him to fight Golovkin

Marvin Hagler joined Twitter on Thursday and wasted little time making his presence felt. The Boxer Hall of Famer sent a tweet calling out Floyd Mayweather Jr. and telling him to fight GGG — Gennady Golovkin. They say Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto will be free on CBS. Man they should PAY US to watch...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Gennady Golovkin on a collision course with David Lemieux?

Not Many Options for Gennady Golovkin’s Next Fight: Miguel Cotto, Saul Alvarez or Andre Ward? These are three prizefighters that Gennady Golovkin has expressed eagerness to face. Sporting a 22-knockout winning streak, Golovkin is exciting to watch and poses as a threat to any middleweight at the moment. While Golovkin is the number 1 challenger and Cotto is currently the middleweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Vs Gennady Golovkin And The Weight Divide

It’s possible to think of better unmade fights right now than Andre Ward vs Gennady Golovkin, but the list only goes a couple fingers, tops. The two have danced around each other for the last couple years, each side accusing the other of not really wanting to lambada. But at this precise moment, it’s easy to pinpoint the perpetrator. This month Golovkin’s team made explicit...
Via The Queensbury Rules
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Vs Gennady Golovkin And The Weight Divide

It’s possible to think of better unmade fights right now than Andre Ward vs Gennady Golovkin, but the list only goes a couple fingers, tops. The two have danced around each other for the last couple years, each side accusing the other of not really wanting to lambada. But at this precise moment, it’s easy to pinpoint the perpetrator. This month Golovkin’s team made explicit...
Via Bloguin Best
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Canelo, Golovkin Ratings; Haymon Lawsuit; More

People just can’t get enough cinnamon these days. Quick Jabs We were waiting to talk about the Canelo Alvarez ratings for his fight with James Kirkland until we got more solid info on how much the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao replay helped boost it, but there is no solid info on that. What we do know suggests that Alvarez is a ratings giant. He averaged 2.1 million viewers against...
Via Bloguin Best
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Canelo, Golovkin Ratings; Haymon Lawsuit; More

People just can’t get enough cinnamon these days. Quick Jabs We were waiting to talk about the Canelo Alvarez ratings for his fight with James Kirkland until we got more solid info on how much the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao replay helped boost it, but there is no solid info on that. What we do know suggests that Alvarez is a ratings giant. He averaged 2.1 million viewers against...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin Quotes On Motivational Posters Are Our Everything Right Now

The best quotes from the interview Gennady Golovkin gave HBO after his 20th-straight knockout victory. On Tumblr-style backgrounds. You know it makes sense. The post Gennady Golovkin Quotes On Motivational Posters Are Our Everything Right Now appeared first on Queensberry Rules.
Via Bloguin Best
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin Eating Punches? It’s All Part Of The Plan

There was an odd moment during Saturday night’s bout between Kazakh monster Gennady Golovkin and Rochester, NY native Willie Monroe, Jr. Golovkin had dominated the first couple of rounds, battering Monroe in the 2nd and dropping him twice. Then, out of the blue, Golovkin started eating punches. And then more. The HBO crew, especially Max Kellerman — whose voice usually rises...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Golovkin Claims Next Victim; Defeats Monroe In 6

INGLEWOOD, CA — “I’m gonna fight ’em off; A seven nation army couldn’t hold me back” ~ Seven Nation Army, The White Stripes. Every time Gennady Golovkin enters the ring, it is this song that announces his arrival. For the man across the ring I wonder if this song invokes the same uneasiness a corner boy feels when he hears Farmer In The Dell. Much like Farmer, Seven...
Via BadCulture
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing results: Golovkin & Gonzalez come out guns blazing at The Forum

Golovkin vs. Monroe Video Highlights & Results: Two of the very best fighters in the world showed why they’re regarded as such Saturday night, as Gennady Golovkin, ranked #6 pound for pound, and Roman Gonzalez, #3, each put on impressive showings on HBO Boxing, live from The Forum. Gonzalez vs. Sosa Video Highlights In the first fight of the card, “Chocolatito” paid...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin wants Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto

Gennady Golovkin thrilled fans with his performance in the ring Saturday night against Willie Monroe, and he continued to please them with his comments in his post-fight interview. Golovkin, who improved to 33-0 with 30 knockouts, was asked by HBO’s Max Kellerman whom he wants to face next. GGG said he was open to fighting...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

GGG doesn’t want Canelo, Cotto in the future – he wants them now

If you were in attendance at The Forum tonight, or had your television dial set to Home Box Office, you were treated to another ultraviolent showing from Gennady “GGG” Golovkin. When it was all said and done, the undefeated Kazakh found himself in a familiar situation; a microphone stuck in his face with another name added to his list of victims. Golovkin was able to drop his...
Via Fight Booth
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez Triumph In Night Of Exciting Mismatches

In a night of enjoyable mismatches on HBO, offensive maestros Gennady Golovkin and Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez impressed against their respective foes at the Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles. While neither man was ever under threat, they both did enough to impress and leave the public hungry for more. Willie Monroe (19-2, 6 KO) was never really in the middleweight main event....
Via Bloguin Best
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez Triumph In Night Of Exciting Mismatches

In a night of enjoyable mismatches on HBO, offensive maestros Gennady Golovkin and Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez impressed against their respective foes at the Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles. While neither man was ever under threat, they both did enough to impress and leave the public hungry for more. Willie Monroe (19-2, 6 KO) was never really in the middleweight main event....
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gennady Golovkin destroys Willie Monroe, wins by TKO

Gennady Golovkin on Saturday showed why he is the most exciting fighter in boxing. Golovkin, who entered his middleweight title fight with Willie Monroe Jr. 32-0 with 29 knockouts, dropped the New York native twice in the second round. The first knockout was gorgeous as it came on a textbook left hook. Smelling blood in...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin vs. Willie Monroe weigh-in results, photos & videos

Tonight’s HBO World Championship Boxing doubleheader telecast begins at 10:00 p.m, and is headlined by Gennady Golovkin vs. Willie Monroe Jr. The HBO telecast kicks off from the Forum in Inglewood, California, with an exciting 12-round flyweight showdown between Roman Gonzalez and Edgar Sosa. All the fighters hit the weigh-ins yesterday, and right here, you’ll find the complete...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing Golovkin vs. Monroe preview & fight week videos

Perhaps the sport’s most feared fighter, middleweight titleholder Gennady Golovkin has built a powerhouse reputation by demonstrating a willingness to take on any challenge and displaying an intriguing array of skills, highlighted by stunning knockout power. The Kazakhstan native makes his 2015 U.S. debut on HBO Boxing this Saturday, May 16th with Gennady Golovkin vs. Willie Monroe...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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