Philippines, 16 Jul 2020
  Home >> News

 


BOXERS

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

NEWS           

FORUM        

FIGHT GALLERIES        

RING CARD GIRLS        




 
 
News  


168.3 LBS! -- GOLOVKIN IS IN GREAT SHAPE, 30 DAYS AND 8.3 POUNDS AWAY FROM THE REVENGE REMATCH WITH CANELO!

PhilBoxing.com




BIG BEAR LAKE, CALIF. (August 14, 2018) ? GENNADY ?GGG? GOLOVKIN, the beef-eating undefeated World Middleweight Champion with the positive attitude and the negative random drug tests, can?t weight to return to the ring at T-Mobile Arena to defend his titles for a record-breaking 21st consecutive time. Golovkin?s record breaker will be his revenge rematch against No. 1 contender and former WBC middleweight world champion Canelo Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs), of Guadalajara, Mexico, on Mexican Independence Day ? Saturday, September 15. The world championship fight will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View? beginning at 8 P.M. ET / 5 P.M. PT. Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs), from Karaganda, Kazakhstan, boxing?s longest-reigning world champion (since 2010), stepped on the scale today and weighed 168.3 lbs. ? well below the 176 lbs. limit -- for his WBC-mandated 30-day weigh-in. Golovkin?s 30-day weigh-in took place at The Summit, Golovkin?s high altitude training camp in Big Bear Lake, Calif. No weigh-in results have been reported by Canelo?s camp (Weight Watchers meeting ran long?).

?Gennady is always in shape. No excuses,? said trainer Abel Sanchez. ?Gennady is a professional and he treats his world championship reign as a professional whether he is in training or not. That?s why he has been a world champion since 2010.?

?One thing you can count on with Gennady, he saves the big drama show for the fight not for training camp,? said Tom Loeffler, Golovkin?s promoter. ?He is already at the WBC?s seven-day weight limit (168 lbs). Gennady pressed the action in his first fight against Canelo, out-landing Canelo in 10 of the 12 rounds they fought. This time around, Gennady is determined to out-land him in every round for as long as the fight lasts.?

*******************

24/7 Canelo/GGG 2 debuts Tuesday, August 28, at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on HBO.

Canelo vs. GGG 2 is a 12-round fight for the middleweight championship of the world presented by Golden Boy Promotions and GGG Promotions. The event is sponsored by Tecate, "THE OFFICIAL BEER OF BOXING," Hennessy, "Never Stop, Never Settle," Fred Loya Insurance, Interjet, Venom, and Fathom Events. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 15 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.

Remaining tickets for Canelo vs. GGG 2 are priced at $5,000, $2,500, $2,000, $1,500, $800, $700, $500 and $300, not including applicable service charges and taxes. There will be a limit of eight (8) per person at the $5,000, $2,500, $2,000, $1,500, $800 and $700 price levels with a limit of two (2) per person at the $500 and $300 price levels. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call 888-9-AXS-TIX (888-929-7849). Tickets also will be available for purchase at www.t-mobilearena.com or www.axs.com.

For more information, visit www.goldenboypromotions.com, ;;
www.caneloggg.com ;;and www.hbo.com/boxing; ;;follow on Twitter @GoldenBoyBoxing, @Canelo, @gggboxing, @OscarDeLaHoya, @hboboxing and @TomLoeffler1; become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GoldenBoyBoxing, www.facebook.com/gggboxing, and www.facebook.com/HBOBoxing; follow on Instagram @GoldenBoyBoxing, @Canelo, @gggboxing, @HBOboxing and @OscarDeLaHoya; and follow the conversation using #CaneloGGG2.




Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • MARCIAL SIGNS 6-YEAR DEAL WITH MP PROMOTIONS
    By Dong Secuya, , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • Ancajas in for long US haul
    By Joaquin Henson, , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • IM "Ricky" De Guzman rules Asian Seniors Zone 3.3 Online Chess Championships
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • What if A Young Manny Pacquiao Did Not Bypass the Bantamweights (Part 2)
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • Tough new rival dares Casimero
    By Recah Trinidad, , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • Weigh-In Results: Felix Verdejo vs. Will Madera
    , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • Javier Martinez wins Pro Debut in Shutout Fashion over Ryan Burrs in Las Vegas
    , Thu, 16 Jul 2020
  • Slick Mikaela: Mayer Dominates Joseph
    , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • What if Young Manny Pacquiao Did Not Bypass the Bantamweight? (Part I)
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • IMPACT WRESTLING ANNOUNCES SPANISH LANGUAGE BROADCAST FOR ITS SLAMMIVERSARY PAY-PER-VIEW EVENT ON SATURDAY, JULY 18 ON FITE
    , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • July 21: Oscar Valdez-Jayson Velez, KO Artist Edgar Berlanga and ESPY Winner Kim Clavel Take Center Stage Inside MGM Grand “Bubble”
    , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • Heavyweight Jeremiah Milton to Make Highly Anticipated Pro Debut
    , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • Highly Touted United States Olympic Trials Champion Javier Martinez Makes His Pro Debut TONIGHT in Las Vegas
    , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • Lapurga wins, AGM Bernardino finishes 2nd
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Wed, 15 Jul 2020
  • Pinoy pugs in demand
    By Joaquin Henson, , Tue, 14 Jul 2020
  • Weigh-In Results: Mikaela Mayer vs. Helen Joseph
    , Tue, 14 Jul 2020
  • Herring vs. Oquendo Bout Off Following Positive COVID-19 Test
    , Tue, 14 Jul 2020
  • Loma May Return as P4P King; Manny Could Lose Rear Post
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Mon, 13 Jul 2020
  • The Past Week in Action 12 July 2020
    By Eric Armit, , Mon, 13 Jul 2020
  • GM "Banjo" Barcenilla wins NCFP qualifying event for the first FIDE Online Olympiad
    By Marlon Bernardino, , Sun, 12 Jul 2020
  • July in Boxing History (Part 3 of 3)
    By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sun, 12 Jul 2020
  • Pro boxing OK’d under MGCQ
    By Joaquin Henson, , Sun, 12 Jul 2020
  • ALI IN JULY: A GREAT MONTH WITH IRISH ROOTS & OLYMPIC SPIRIT
    , Sun, 12 Jul 2020
  • MORALDE FACES DEL BOSQUE IN VEGAS ON JULY 16
    , Sat, 11 Jul 2020
  • LOOK, WHO’S REAL INSENSITIVE…
    By Aquiles Z. Zonio, , Sat, 11 Jul 2020




  •  



     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2020 philboxing.com.