If you billed the match between Manny Pacquaio and Floyd Mayweather as the match of the century then the match between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin (GGG) should be billed as the match of time. Both the boxers are giants of the game and their fighting prowess should promise that the match should be a cracker jacker. So here is Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin fight predictions that will withstand the beating of time.
The biggest boxing fight of the year will be contested on 16th September 2017 and what other places to enjoy the bloody match other than the Las Vegas, Nevada. It will be held in the marvelous T-Arena, the same venue where Canelo Alvarez knocked out Amir Khan.
The two boxers have been outstanding throughout their careers and they have been knock-out kings. Canelo in his 50 matches has been defeated only once and has 34 knockouts to his name. On the other hand, Golovkin has an unblemished record to his name. He has played 36 matches and he still has to taste defeat. He has 33 knock-outs to his name.
The two have a very dissimilar style of play and that is what would make the match very interesting. GGG as Golovkin is so fondly known is a more box to box fighter whereas Canelo is a more of an outright fighter.
With so many of titles including IBF/IBO/WBF/WBC at stake expect the match to be bang bang. Also, the money attached with this match is mind-boggling. The match is going to make the two boxers more wealthy than they have ever been. Alvarez vs GGG fight will be headlined by HBO PPV.
Tale of the Tape: Canelo Vs Golovkin
|70.5 inches||Reach||70 inches|
|49-1-1 (34 KO)||Record||37-0 (33 KO)|
The 37-0 (33 KOs) Gennady Golovkin will battle against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1 with 34 KOs) in Las Vegas but only one will emerge as WBC, IBF, IBO world middleweight and WBA Super World middleweight champion after the fight.
Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin Fight Predictions
It is difficult to predict the winner of the fight as both are boxing giant but right now Canelo Alvarez is in good touch and he would defeat Gennady Golovkin via unanimous decision.