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# Third Time's a Charm
Canelo Alvarez set for title defence against Golovkin in long-awaited trilogy fight
The Mexican has decided against an immediate rematch with Dmitry Bivol and will instead look to settle an old score on 17 September.
All time
Golovkin to defend IBF title against unbeaten Szeremeta next month
The middleweight bout will take place in Florida a day before Canelo Alvarez makes his return against Britain’s Callum Smith.
# it's personal
'The kicks and screams of someone who is drowning': Canelo lashes back at GGG accusations
Saul Alvarez says his feud with Gennady Golovkin has become personal despite the Kazakh’s insistence to the contrary.
# decision
Golovkin stripped of IBF middleweight title, drops demands for Canelo rematch
Undefeated champion GGG had a busy day yesterday.
Golovkin to fight 'the Nightmare' Martirosyan in Canelo absence
Vanes Martirosyan wil step in for Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and fight Gennady Golovkin on May 5.
# rematch
The much-anticipated Alvarez-Golovkin 2 is coming in May - reports
We were treated to a thrilling draw last September.
# tidy
Golden Boy reject reports Canelo-GGG sold 1.3m PPVs, expect final figure to be far higher
The promoters say today’s reports were ‘simply inaccurate’.
# Fight of the Year
Golovkin describes Canelo superfight as like going on a date with a new girlfriend
“This is my game, this is my fight, I am boss.”
Golovkin taken the distance before beating Jacobs by unanimous decision
The middleweight superstar had to go the 12 rounds before claiming his 37th consecutive victory at Madison Square Garden.
Jacobs misses weight check, unable to win IBF belt
Gennady Golovkin’s IBF middleweight belt remains on the line, but Daniel Jacobs will be ineligible to claim it.
# Numbers Game
The official scorecards for GGG-Brook were pretty tight when the fight was stopped
Kell Brook was ahead on one card, and level on the other two, after the first four rounds.
# Boxing
GGG describes Brook as his 'biggest test' as they come face-to-face in London
Gennady Golovkin has promised to put on a show when he fights in the UK next month for the first time.
# Different animal
'I'm a beast at 160lbs' - Brook adamant he can cause an upset in title fight with GGG
IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook is in bullish mood as he prepares to face Gennady Golovkin in a unification bout later this year.
# First Thing's First
'It would be stupid to look past Saunders' - Lee denies deal already in place to fight GGG
There have been suggestions that Kazakhstan’s Gennady Golovkin could be next for the WBO champion.
Forget Mayweather and Pacquiao, the fight of the year could happen this weekend
Golovkin faces Lemieux at Madison Square Garden.
The best boxer in the world right now scored his 20th straight KO last night
Gennady Golovkin is unstoppable.
Gennady Golovkin is aiming for 20 knockouts in a row this weekend
Golovkin, who has been widely tipped to be boxing’s next superstar, takes on Willie Monroe Jr in California on Saturday night.