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Floyd Mayweather, Gennady Golovkin, Terence Crawford nominated for 2015 ESPY Best Fighter award

The nominees for the 2015 ESPY awards have been announced. In the Best Fighter category, three boxers are vying for the award, including Floyd Mayweather, Terence Crawford and Gennady Golovkin. They’re all also up against female superstar Ronda Rousey and Donald Cerrone of the UFC.For Mayweather, he has the opportunity to win his seventh “Best Fighter” ESPY and fourth in a...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day 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 The Queensbury Rules
May 24, 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

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

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

Gennady Golovkin Works The Mitts – Media Workout

SANTA MONICA, CA — Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin spent some time in front of the LA Media working the mitts with trainer Abel Sanchez ahead of his Saturday night title fight against #2 ranked competitor Willie Monroe Jr. As Golovkin pounded the padding, Sanchez spoke of what a typical day of training is for the champion. *** Gennady Golovkin vs. Willie Monroe is a 12-round middleweight...
Via BadCulture
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos & Quotes: Golovkin vs Monroe Final Presser

LOS ANGELES — HBO looks to capitalize on the strength of last week Canelo vs. Kirkland show with another action filled broadcast. This week, Gennady Golovkin and Willie Monroe Jr. take center stage and look to entertain fans with a showdown for Golovkin’s WBA and IBO titles. (Golovkin’s WBC interim title is not part of the mix after Monroe chose not to comply with is the...
Via BadCulture
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Breaking down the beautiful chaos of Canelo-Kirkland

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...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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