End of an Era: GGG & Abel Sanchez Part Ways Ahead of Golovkin’s Next Fight

Despite the fact that he has yet to set foot in the ring this year, 2019 has already been an eventful one for Gennady GGG Golovkin. The year opened with rumors abounding that the former unified middleweight champion parted with longtime promoter Tom Loeffler. Instead, the relationship remained intact and with Golovkin working in the background as he prepares to come into his own as the head of GGG Promotions. Then there was the matter of his fighting home base. With HBO removing boxing from it’s regularly scheduled programming, Golovkin fielded offers from ESPN, DAZN and PBC before ultimately settling on a lucrative, $100 million dollar deal to fight three times on the streaming platform….

GGG Gennady Golovkin Close to Finalizing Deal With DAZN

Gennady Golovkin is expected to reveal a new fight broadcast deal in the coming days. Mike Coppinger of Ring Magazine reports that Golovkin is set to sign with online streaming platform DAZN. Eddie Hearn and John Skipper meeting with Gennady Golovkin this morning in Los Angeles. Hearn feels he’ll be able to finalize terms with GGG to bring him exclusively to DAZN. Belief is it’s a two-fight offer worth eight figures per bout. The news comes after much speculation to whether Golovin would join DAZN, the Premier Boxing Champions platform (currently broadcasting on Fox & Showtime) or ESPN+ (home to Top Rank Boxing). Golovkin has yet to issue his own public comment on the decision.  

Canelo Says it Was His ‘Mistake’ He Didn’t Know the Risks of Eating Mexican Meat

Canelo Alvarez says he made a mistake. Breaking what has been largely radio silence since the announcement of the rematch against Gennady Golovkin on September 15, Alvarez told ESPN he didn’t know the risks of eating meat in Mexico and as a result of this experience has given up meat completely. “I don’t want to get anyone else involved. This was my mistake for not reading up on the risks, not researching more, more on the subject, on what’s going on with the beef in Mexico,” Alvarez said. “But I didn’t do anything intentionally. I didn’t do anything to try to enhance my performance, I would never do anything like that. It was a mistake…

Canelo vs GGG Rematch CONFIRMED; Both Sides Agree To Terms (Video)

The fight is on!!! Golden Boy Chief Oscar De La Hoya Tweeted on Wednesday that the rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin is ON for September 15. I’m happy to inform that we have a fight September 15!!!! #CaneloGGG2 Feliz De informar que si tenemos pelea Septiembre 15!!! #CaneloGGG2 pic.twitter.com/gI3QmR0eXe — Oscar De La Hoya (@OscarDeLaHoya) June 13, 2018 Details on the location of the bout have yet to be announced with Las Vegas being the overwhelming favorite to host the bout. De La Hoya gave Golovkin and his promoter Tom Loeffler a 12:00 PM PST deadline on Wednesday to respond to the deal after Dan Raphael reported last-minute negotiations on Tuesday. Who wins…

Canelo Issues Ultimatum Deal to Gennady Golovkin; Will He Accept? (Video)

Will Canelo and GGG announce a September rematch today? It’s now or never for Gennady Golovkin and his team. Dan Raphael of ESPN reports that GGG’s team has until 12 PM PT to accept an offer giving Canelo a 57 1/2 share of the purse to GGG’s 42 1/2 split. A larger share than previously negotiated.   In the meantime, Oscar De La Hoya is hosting his own countdown on twitter.   Tic-Toc, Tic-Toc. If any fight freaks see @GGGBoxing in Russia, perhaps you can lend him a pen. #whereisGGG — Oscar De La Hoya (@OscarDeLaHoya) June 13, 2018   Will Golovkin and his team take the offer. Stay tuned. To see Canelo’s latest footage,…

Chris Eubank Jr. Devastates Doran In 4; Calls For GGG (Video)

Chris Eubank Jr stops Tom Doran in 4 rounds. pic.twitter.com/3h0z40o9Oz — BoxingTipster (@AgainstTRopes) June 25, 2016 Chris Eubank Jr. said he needed to make a statement in his win again Tom Doran and that was exactly what he did. At London’s O2 Arena, Eubank Jr. battered and brutalized Doran to cruise to a forth round TKO victory. Calling the fight “another day at the office,” in it’s aftermath, Eubank Jr. didn’t mince words when asked if he wanted middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin next. “For me it’s all about making statements,” said Eubank. “Im ready for Golovkin, I’m coming for your belts.” “People think you [Golovkin] are indestructible but you’re not. Anybody with a title I’m…

GGG Scores Slam Dunk Over D Wade At The Forum In Inglewood

Gennady GGG Golvokin added one more to his current body count  of 35 by swiftly and handily defeating mandatory IBF challenger Dominic Wade by second round knockout Saturday night at the The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Heading into the bout Golvokin was the overwhelming favorite and displayed that advantage as early as round one. Connecting with strong, thudding punches to Wade’s body, the GGG assault continued as he took his offensive upstairs landing with big over hand rights that sent Wade to the canvas. For the short time the fight continued, Wade lacked the power to keep Golovkin at bay and found himself on the canvas a total of three times before action was stopped…

Golovkin, Chocolatito Promise Wins At LA Press Conference

Photos courtesy Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net LOS ANGELES, CA – The Conga Room at LA Live played host to the first of a two-city press tour to promote the upcoming Gennady Golovkin vs Dominic Wade headlined fight card entitled “Undefeated” taking place at The Forum in Inglewood on April 23rd. Appearing at Tuesday’s press conference, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, McWilliams Arroyo, and their respective teams took their turns at the dais to discuss the April showdown and ensure the best event possible. Dominic Wade, who will challenge Golovkin for a cadre of middleweight titles, did not appear after inclement weather kept him grounded on the east coast. Hosted by Tom Loeffler, managing director of K2 Promotions, the…

Golovkin vs. Wade SET For April 23 Showdown In LA

Photo Courtesy of Jeandra LeBeauf Los Angeles, CA (February 10, 2016) Boxing Superstar and Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin will make his highly anticipated return to the Fabulous Forum on Saturday, April 23 to defend his world titles against undefeated, mandatory challenger Dominic “Lights Out” Wade. The event will be televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Presented by K2 Promotions and GGG Promotions in association with TGB Promotions, advance tickets for “UNDEFEATED”, priced at $400, $300, $200, $100, $60 and $30, will go on-sale Tuesday, February 16 at 12:00 p.m. PT through Ticketmaster (Ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000) and the Forum Box Office. A world class undercard will be announced shortly. “I’m happy to fight again at the Forum in front of my fans and friends in Los…

[Video]: Canelo Alvarez: “I’ll Fight Triple G TONIGHT!”

LAS VEGAS – At the Miguel Cotto vs Canelo Alvarez post-fight press conference, when asked about his desire to fight Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez responds he’ll fight Golovkin tonight if that’s what people want. Plus highlights from tonight’s undercard final press conference.