Saul Alvarez defeated Gennady Golovkin in a rematch
World champion in Middleweight for the WBC, WBA, IBO and Ring magazine Middleweight champion Mexican Saul Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KO’s) said he was not against holding the third battle against the Kazakhstan citizen Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KO’s). This writes Вoxingnewsonline.
“He can do whatever he wants. Let Golovkin does what is beneficial for him. I am always ready for a third fight. If we have already fought two times, why not meet for a third time?
As for returning to 160 pounds, where I feel is best, my goal there is an organization best fights. It’s important to me. God willing, I will be able to get the WBA title at 168 and then return to the average weight. I will give everything in the ring, because I always want to finish the fight by knockout. It’s always impressive people,” said Alvarez.
Following the fight, Alvarez will hold the 15th of December against the Englishman rocky Fielding (27-1, 15 KO’s).
Saul Alvarez and rocky Fielding
We will remind, on September 15 in Las Vegas held a rematch between Saulem Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin, which the Mexican won by decision.
Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin
The fight lasted all 12 rounds, after which the judges gave the victory Alvarez: 115-113, 115-113 and 114-114.
So Alvarez became the new world champion on the average weight, taking away all the titles Golovkin. For Kazakhstan it was the first defeat of his career.
The first fight between Golovkin and Alvarez ended in a draw.
As reported by the portal Znayu, Golovkin was booed in Las Vegas after losing to Alvarez.
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