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Gennady Golovkin vs Canelo Alvarez: 30 Day Report

When you want something so bad, and it takes a while for you to get it, sometimes the wait is exhausting, stressful and painful. Well finally we are now 30 days away from the biggest boxing match of the year between GGG and Canelo, and as the date approaches the excitement begins to build. At the 30-day weigh in, GGG weighed 170 pounds, comfortably below the 176 max he could be at. Canelo didn’t weigh in for the 30 days because he is choosing, due to conflict, not to fight for GGG’s WBC Middleweight belt. He will however compete for ...

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Pound for Pound Rankings – August 2017

Every month I rank the 10 best fighters in boxing regardless of weight class based off quality of opposition, performance, and the impact of their performance.  Here we go!   Andre Ward Record: 32-0 16 KOs Recent Activity: KO Win vs Sergey Kovalev After defeating Kovalev via knockout, all doubts were erased from the first fight controversy. After years of being a top 3 fighter, finally Ward sits atop his rightful and well-earned spot at the top.                   2. Gennady Golovkin Record: 37-0 33 KOs Recent Activity: UD win in March over ...

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Saunders to take on Monroe Jr at Copperbox – Sights set on GGG/Canelo winner

After a long wait, Billy Joe Saunders will finally take to the ring and defend his WBO Middleweight title against Willie Monroe Jr, on 16th September 2017 a the Copper Box Arena, London. Saunders won the title in 2015, when defeating Andy Lee and has defended his belt just the once since, defeating Russian Artur Akavov, back in December. A clash with mandatory challenger, Avtandi Khurtsidze, at the Copperbox Arena was scheduled for July 8th but was cancelled due to Khurtsidze being arrested on numerous charges in the USA. Ahead of the clash on September 16th, Saunders spoke of his ...

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Pound for Pound Rankings – July 2017

Beginning this month I will generate my Pound For Pound list of the 10 best fighters in boxing regardless of weight class. I rank the fighters based off quality of opposition, performance, and the impact of their performance. Here we go! 1st – Andre Ward Record: 32-0 16 KOs Recent Activity: KO Win vs Sergey Kovalev After defeating Kovalev via knockout, all doubts were erased from the first fight controversy. After years of being a top 3 fighter, finally Ward sits atop his rightful and well-earned spot at the top. 2nd -Gennady Golovkin Record: 37-0 33 KOs Recent Activity: UD ...

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Canelo/GGG set for September – Will Mayweather have a say?

Canelo vs GGG set for 16th September 2017

Though Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Conor McGregor is still pending with Mayweather to finalise the deal,  a fight we all know that will take place is Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin and the bout has been scheduled for 16th September 2017, which is  Mexican Independence Day. But, as we have one huge fight awaiting us in September, could there be another one? And on the same night? When Mayweather fought, it usually occurred in May during the Cinco De Mayo weekend or during the Mexican Independence weekend in September, something he wishes to do once again, if stepping in the ring ...

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