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Golovkin Would Like To Face Andre Ward, But Not Now

By Luke Furman

WBA/IBO middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (28-0, 25KOs) could see the possibility of facing Andre Ward (27-0, 14KOs), the WBA champion at super middleweight, in the future. Golovkin returns on February 1 in Monte Carlo against Osumanu Adama. Golovkin seems to be focused on cleaning out the middleweight division, and then he'll consider the idea of moving up in weight to face Ward, who will be the odds-on favorite in the fight.

"First, I need the upcoming fight in February to be successful. I believe that I now have an excellent [strategic layout] for next year. And regarding the future, I'm hoping that a fight takes place with Ward, but now is not the time. The fight is [a] realistic [idea], but not right now," Gennady Golovkin said to Vesti.ru.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Nay_Sayer on 01-01-2014

This fight should get made sooner rather than later. If they delay, Golovkin will probably take a loss if they step up his competition. They might as well cash out with the biggest money fight possible - and unless Canelo…

Comment by twosweethooks on 01-01-2014

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Comment by twosweethooks on 01-01-2014

[QUOTE=The Big Dunn;14090945]Did I saY or imply ggg said it? Guys like you who claimed he would now need to shut the fcuk up because based on what ggg just said you clowns, as usual, are posting crap. The man…

Comment by The Big Dunn on 01-01-2014

[QUOTE=twosweethooks;14090953]wake UP you drunken fools from yer stuper !!!!!! GGG will make boxing HISTORY #1 The socalled P4P fighter in the world today has DUCKED GGG, namely Floyd Mayweather JR GGG would put great fear upon JR and scare him…

Comment by twosweethooks on 01-01-2014

[QUOTE=The Big Dunn;14090945]Did I saY or imply ggg said it? Guys like you who claimed he would now need to shut the fcuk up because based on what ggg just said you clowns, as usual, are posting crap. The man…

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