By Rich Cheney: Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez says he plans on resuming the negotiations for a Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Gennady “GGG” Golovkin if Canelo beats Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Saturday night in their fight on HBO PPV. Gomez said he’s prepared to immediately resume negotiations with Golovkin’s team if his fighter… Continue Reading Golden Boy prepared to resume Golovkin talks if Canelo beats Chavez Jr.
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IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) only has until Friday to decide if he’s going to fight WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) or not, because he’s been given a deadline by the British fighter. Golovkin hasn’t signed for the important unification contest with Saunders because he’s exploring the… Continue Reading Should Golovkin fight Saunders in June?
Golden Boy Promotions revealed the news today that former middleweight champion David Lemieux has been added to Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez. Jr. card on May 6 on HBO PPV. For some boing fans, this might seem like a meaningless case of Golden Boy wanting to give Lemieux a chance to be seen… Continue Reading Is Lemieux being positioned for Canelo fight in September?
There is a lot of speculation whether Golden Boy Promotions will price Saul “Canelo” Alvarez out of a huge showdown with unbeaten middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin later this year in September on the Mexican Independence Day holiday. The boxing world wants to see the fight, considering that this is a contest that has been… Continue Reading Canelo vs. Golovkin: Does the fight take place this year?
After weeks of negotiations, Golden Boy Promotions has finally successfully put together a HUGE fight between their flagship fighter Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) and former WBC 160lb title holder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) for May 6 on the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo for HBO pay-per-view. The Canelo-Chavez Jr. fight… Continue Reading Saul Alvarez faces Julio Chavez Jr. on May 6
The $15 million flat fee offer made by Golden Boy Promotions to IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin to fight their fight Saul “Canelo” Alvarez amounts to be a cruel joke in the minds of some boxing fans. This is by far the biggest fight in the sport today, and it’s one that could bring… Continue Reading Canelo-Golovkin: $15M isn’t enough for Gennady
Middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is said to have been offered a $15 million offer from Golden Boy Promotions to fight their red-headed Mexican star Saul “Canelo Alvarez for a fight in September 2017. The lump sum offer made to the unbeaten Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) is not the percentage deal that he and his… Continue Reading Golovkin offered $15M lump sum for Canelo fight