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.
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...
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...
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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...
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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
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...
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
By Fight Like Sugar "Are you not entertained?" - Maximus Decimus Meridius If you had anything negative to say about boxing because of how Mayweather-Pacquiao unfolded, then I hope you watched Canelo vs Kirkland. In three rounds, Canelo Alvarez tamed the wild James Kirkland in a knockdown affair every fight fan should watch. Kirkland lived up to a lot of expectations on Saturday...
Gennady Golovkin and Nicholas Walters share a lot more in common after Saturday night’s explosive fights in Carson California. Before “Mexican Style” the only common attribute between Golovkin (a Kazakhstan-native who’s won an Olympic silver medal) and Walters (a Jamaican-born fighter who trains in Panama) was their similarly impressive knockout records. Now, however, people...
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