Both very skilled boxers, it's interesting to observe that the bigger star in this equation, Canelo Alvarez, has fought multiple times in Las Vegas and is Golden Boy Promotions" "Golden Boy", while Golovkin will be fighting his maiden fight in the "Fight Capital of the world'.
Due to piracy laws and with all the money at stake for big fight PPVs, it is becoming increasingly hard to get a reliable link. His only career defeat came at the hands of Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. The combination of styles has boxing fans salivating over what will happen in the same ring where Mayweather stopped McGregor three weeks ago.
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Golovkin (37-0, 33 knockouts) has been established as a 2-1 favorite over Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 knockouts) in a bout that was several years in the making. "I'm confident, but everyone can get hurt".
The Sharp 600 heads to the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for Saturday night's mega-fight between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez. He has a proven track record of being one of the best inside fighters in the division.
The fight with Cotto represents arguably the Mexican's biggest victory and saw him claim the vacant WBC world middleweight title. "It all depends on who lands the punch that defines the fight and I think Gennady is going to do that", said Abel Sanchez, Golovkin's trainer.
In his most recent fight against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Alvarez just about made the sport look easy, comfortably controlling the fight for all 12 rounds en-route to a resounding unanimous-decision victory. However he wants to fight I am ready. "I'm happy for all the love from these fans and I'll give them 100 per cent like I always do. I want to box for five years more - maybe until 40", he said. Seriously. I watch a lot of movies.