Found July 12, 2012 on The Queensbury Rules: Yardbarker Blogger Network
When the news broke that Dmitry Pirog would be unable to fight Gennady Golovkin on an Aug. 25 edition of HBO's Boxing After Dark, hardcore boxing fans felt it was a devastating blow as that bout guaranteed action and intrigue. Fans can hold out hope that Golovkin will indeed be facing a step-up in competition as Matchroom Sport's Eddie Hearn has informed TQBR that they are in discussions to make a fight between Golovkin and Grzegorz Proksa, whom Matchroom owns the promotional rights to.Proksa is coming off an 8th round TKO victory over Kerry Hope which took place just last weekend, avenging a questionable majority decision loss that took place in March, Proksa's only blemish so far in 29 professional contests. Proksa suffered a hand injury in the rematch with Hope and is waiting results from a scan, but his team is very optimistic that the fight will be made. Proksa would be fighting less than two full months removed from his last fight, but Proksa hardly struggled i...
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