The WBA middleweight Super Champion, Kasakhstani Gennady Golovkin and the Mexican Saul Alvarez will be the protagonists of the most important fight of this year. September will be a key month for boxing thanks to this match that gathers the most important belts of the world boxing organizations and brings face to face two of the best exponents of the division.
The modern T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas will be the venue that will house this fight on the 16th of the current month. Today, when September begins, the media environment can already be breathed and the boxing world has it almost as the only topic of conversation.
Golovkin, at 35 years of age and undefeated in 37 fights, with 33 victories by KO, wants to demonstrate that he is the most powerful boxer of the present time. The monarch of the world’s oldest entity has defeated the most notorious names in the weight and his fight with the Mexican will complete an extensive list that has boxers of many countries.
Canelo, on the other hand, needs to demonstrate that he can beat his opponent who is considered one of the best right now. The Mexican is one of the most media prone fighters of the world, with much praise and critic around him. He has the intention to take the big leap to greatness and glory. At 27 years old, he is at his best moment, and a balance of 49 victories, 1 defeat, 1 draw and 34 KO’s confirms it.
The Golovkin-Álvarez will be the center of attention of the boxing world and will have several previous activities which will be followed by the WBA with a special coverage.