Tag: Saul “Canelo” Alvarez

De La Hoya says GGG not getting Canelo fight after beating Rolls

By Logan Garcia Boxingnews24.com Gennady Golovkin beat Steve Rolls by a fourth round knockout last Saturday night, but the victory won’t be good enough for him to get the trilogy fight in September against Saul Canelo Alvarez, according to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya. GGG (39-1-1, 35 KOs) knocked […]

Golovkin no interest in Andrade or Jacobs, wants Canelo or “new fighters”

By Barry Holbrook Boxingnews24.com Fresh off his victory over Canadian Steve Rolls (19-1, 10 KOs) last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, in New York, Gennady Golovkin says he has no interest in fighting Daniel Jacobs in a rematch or facing unbeaten WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade if he’s unable to get the third fight with Saul Canelo Alvarez in […]

De La Hoya says GGG has to wait for Canelo fight

By Aragon Garcia Boxingnews24.com It looks like Gennady Golovkin won’t be getting the trilogy fight with superstar Saul Canelo Alvarez this September like he wants. Golden Boy Promotions head boss Oscar De La Hoya says GGG is going to have wait for the Canelo fight. When it does happen, Canelo will knockout GGG, says De La […]

GGG wants decisive win over Rolls to earn third Canelo fight

By Brad Thompson Boxing247.com Gennady Golovkin is planning on winning decisively against obscure contender Steve Rolls on June 8 to ensure that he can get the trilogy fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez that he so badly wants. Canelo (52-1-2, 35 KOs) hasn’t made it clear if he’ll fight GGG in September, though most boxing fans […]

Canelo won’t have to face Derevyanchenko next, IBF made error

By Dan Ambrose Saul Canelo Alvarez won’t need to defend his IBF middleweight title against Sergiy Derevyanchenko next after all. According to Michael Benson, the International Boxing Federation says they made an “error” by ordering the Canelo (52-1-3, 35 KOs) to defend his recently won IBF 160-pound title against mandatory Derevyanchenko […]