Canelo vs. GGG looks to be as close as possible now. Saul ?Canelo? Alvarez showed his power and boxing savvy when he dispatched of Liam ?Beefy? Smith in a nine-round showcase. The undefeated Smith gets his first lost and a knockout lost at that at the hands of the Mexican boxer.
Canelo scored a knockdown with a devastating body shot on Smith in the ninth round. The second left liver shot ultimately got Smith down and out. The fight was called off in favor of Canelo in the 2:28 mark of the ninth round. This came pretty much expected by many fans. This win gives him Smith?s WBO super-welterweight title.
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Does this now set the Canelo vs. GGG bout in stone? It looks like that it is from Canelo?s corner.
Canelo Vs. GGG: The ball is in Golovkin?s court?
The Guardian reported that Canelo expressed that he offered Gennady Golovkin double and triple the amount to make the Canelo vs. GGG ?superfight? to happen. Canelo added that the Kazakh star has not answered yet.
Sky Sports has also reported that Canelo is not scared of fighting Golovkin?some consider him as the pound-for-pound king. Canelo insists that he will post more of a problem to Golovkin than Golovkin being a problem against him. He commented that Triple G is the one that needs to worried and not him.
He said the fight could happen any day and any time. It just takes some negotiations to make the fight happen. He also remarked that he is a stronger fighter. e He does not seem to be?worried that he will not be disadvantaged at 160lbs. Canelo?added?that he is a fighter that can adapt to his surroundings.
Triple G stopped British Kell Brook?last week in the fifth round.?Would the Canelo vs. GGG fight take place after both fighters dispatched of their opponents? Or would we see them take another fight? Leave your comments below.
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