There are a high number of fans who believe that Saul Canelo Alvarez only chose to fight middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin now because of him looking beatable in his last two outings against Danny Jacobs and Kell Brook. Before those last two fights by Golovkin, Canelo had no interested in fighting Golovkin. Some fans… Continue Reading Canelo-GGG: Would Canelo have fought Golovkin if hadn’t looked beatable lately?
Golden Boy Promotions
By Manuel Perez: British promoter Frank Warren and his fighter unbeaten featherweight contender Josh Warrington (25-0, 5 KOs) have pulled out of a purse bid for a fight against unbeaten 2012 Olympian Joseph Diaz Jr. (24-0, 13 KOs) for a bout that Golden Boy Promotions had hoped to stage on the undercard of the Gennady… Continue Reading Josh Warrington won’t be fighting Joseph Diaz Jr. on GGG-Canelo card
By Rich Cheney: There’s a little over 1 month to go before the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady “GGG” Golovkin fight on September 16, and the excitement that is being built up on the fight by the redheaded Mexican star’s promoters at Golden Boy Promotions is not even close to the build up we saw… Continue Reading Canelo-Golovkin receiving almost no build up by Golden Boy
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.
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?