Canelo Alvarez KOs Liam Smith with brutal body shot (VIDEO)

Canelo Alvarez has now won 48 of his last 50 fights after dominating and eventually knocking out Liam Smith in the ninth round of Saturday night’s bout. At just 26 years of age, still in his prime, it might be time to finally make the matchup against Gennady Golovkin happen, because otherwise, we’re just going to see his opponents get taken care of with ease, just like this....
Via The Sports Daily
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Canelo Alvarez stops Liam Smith, calls out Gennady Golovkin

ARLINGTON, Texas – Canelo Alvarez knocked out Liam Smith and called out Gennady Golovkin. Alvarez stopped Smith in the ninth round Saturday night after dropping him in the previous two rounds, winning the WBO light middleweight championship before...
Via The OC Register
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Golovkin hovers over Canelo-Smith fight in Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Liam Smith kept things respectful in the traditional stare down with Canelo Alvarez, ending it with a handshake in less than 10 seconds. How long their fight will last Saturday night is another question altogether. Smith (23-0-1) is defending his WBO junior middleweight title against the hard-hitting Alvarez, who is moving back to the 154-pound class where...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez-Liam Smith boxing match seems solid, but is overshadowed by Gennady Golovkin snub

ARLINGTON, Texas – Liam Smith kept things respectful in the traditional stare down with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, ending it with a handshake in less than 10 seconds. How long their fight will last Saturday night is another question altogether....
Via The OC Register
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez Vows To Fight Gennady Golovkin (GGG) In Near Future

Canelo Alvarez has a big fight Saturday against Liam Smith, but he’s also well aware that Gennady Golovkin is waiting in the wings and that many feel like he’s been ducking GGG to this point. Alvarez, who’s considered the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world by, has no time for the running scared narrative, telling TMZ Sports that a much-anticipated fight against...
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Boxing's not dead but needs a hero or villain immediately

The statement “boxing is dead” is false. Like with many facets of life, we don’t like change unless the changing entity turns out exactly how we envisioned it. The previous generation admonishes the current one for “ruining” what was once good. As these newly self-appointed elders rain down their criticisms, they overlook the fact the same rebellious spirit that fostered...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook says towel decision was due to eye injury

Kell Brook may have been slightly disappointed that he didn’t get to finish his fight against GGG on Saturday in London on his terms, but he knows his eye injury is a big reason why his corner threw in the towel. Gennady Golovkin was awarded a 5th-round TKO victory after Brook’s corner threw in the towel while watching their fighter get hit hard in the round. Brook did not appear...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

GGG beats Kell Brook after corner throws in towel

Gennady Golovkin beat Kell Brook in England on Saturday after Brook’s corner stopped the fight by throwing in the towel during the 5th round. Brook stood tough with the middleweight champion and arguably won a round during the first four rounds, but his corner saw bad things coming with GGG starting to roll in the 5th round. Brook’s trainer Dominic Ingle began waving the white...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones could host GGG-Canelo Alvarez fight

Immediately after knocking out Amir Khan on Saturday night, Canelo Alvarez turned his attention to Gennady Golovkin, better known as GGG. Alvarez told fans what they want to hear by issuing a challenge to GGG, and the fight could draw so much interest that Jerry Jones is reportedly considering hosting it. Jones was in attendance to watch Alvarez beat Khan, and Oscar De La Hoya said...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 08, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Golovkin destroys Dominic Wade with second round knockout

Gennady Golovkin’s latest fight was a gift to fight fans because it was not on pay-per-view. Unfortunately, if you went to use the restroom, you might have missed all the action. Golovkin destroyed Wade by knocking him down three times in two rounds. Here was the first, which came in Round 1: WATCH: @GGGBoxing sends Wade down to the canvas in Round 1 #TweetReplay https://t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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