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Was Canelo and GGG a sparring partner?

Was Canelo and GGG a sparring partner?

The sparring session was NOT a big deal at the time the Gym Notes was published. Yeah, both fighters were unbeaten beltholders but Golovkin was still unknown (to an American audience) and Alvarez was still unproven.

Who won Canelo vs GGG 3?

The bout ended in a controversial split decision draw. They competed in a rematch in ’18, which was delayed by a few months after Alvarez tested positive for the banned substance clenbuterol. Canelo won via majority decision. Recently, Canelo signed a two-fight deal with DAZN and Matchroom to fight Bivol and Golovkin.

Who are canelos sparring partners?

Canelo Alvarez Enlists Oleksandr Gvozdyk as Sparring Partner for Bivol Bout. Canelo Alvarez appears to be leaving no stone unturned in his preparations for Dmitry Bivol.

Who really won Canelo GGG?

On fight night, in front of a sold out crowd of 22,358, Álvarez and Golovkin fought to a split draw (113–115, 114–114, 118–110). ESPN’s Dan Rafael and HBO’s Harold Lederman scored the fight 116–112 in favour of Golovkin. Judge Adalaide Byrd’s scorecard of 118–110 in favor of Álvarez was widely ridiculed.

Where is Gennady Golovkin from?

Karagandy, KazakhstanGennady Golovkin / Place of birthKaraganda or Qaraghandy is the capital of Karaganda Region in the Republic of Kazakhstan. It is the fourth most populous city in Kazakhstan, behind Almaty, Nur-Sultan and Shymkent. Population: 497,777; 459,778; 436,864. Karaganda is approximately 230 km south-east of Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan. Wikipedia

Does GGG have a belt?

Gennady Golovkin became the unified world middleweight champion with a ninth-round stoppage of Japanese fighter Ryōta Murata on Saturday.

What is GGG boxing record?

Gennady Golovkin

Gennadiy Golovkin Геннадий Головкин
Total fights 44
Wins 42
Wins by KO 37
Losses 1

Who is Nelda Sepulveda?

Like Canelo, Nelda was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco Mexico. She graduated from the San Diego Culinary Institute and has even launched a Mexican Popsicle company in the US with Canelo’s help. Canelo once sold popsicles on the streets in Mexico.

Who has GGG lost to?

Saul Alvarez Canelo

RESULT Opponent Date
Loss Saul Alvarez Canelo Canelo vs GGG 2 Sept. 15, 2018
Win Vanes Martirosyan StubHub Center, Carson May 5, 2018
Draw Saul Alvarez Canelo T-Mobile Arena Sept. 16, 2017
Win Daniel Jacobs Miracle Man Madison Square Garden March 18, 2017

Is GGG retired?

He has held multiple middleweight world championships, and is a two-time unified champion, having held the IBF title since 2019 and the WBA (Super) title since April 2022. Previously he held the unified WBA (Super), WBC and IBF titles between 2014 and 2018….Gennady Golovkin.

Gennadiy Golovkin Геннадий Головкин
Draws 1

Has Golovkin ever been knocked down?

Golovkin is also said to have one of the most durable chins in boxing history, having never been knocked down or otherwise stopped in a total of 394 fights, 44 as a professional and 350 as an amateur.