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Golovkin Responds To Ward Over Recent Comments

By Luke Furman

WBA/IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (27-0, 24KOs) gave a response to come of the recent comments that were made by WBA super middleweight king Andre Ward (26-0, 14KOs).  The possibility of a Ward-Golovkin match is gaining speed with the fans. Ward questioned Golovkin's defensive skills .

"One thing that you see is, he hasn't had a reason to be concerned with defense. Everybody gets hit, but he is hittable," Ward said in the aftermath of Golovkin's knockout victory over Matthew Macklin last month.

Golovkin says Ward is making comments to build up a potential future fight between the two of them.

"I don't know where they're getting it from that I pay little attention to my defense. It's just like Macklin, who said that I didn't have enough experience and that I didn't have a defense. I've heard it all before. Let me put it to you this way - I have 20 years worth of experience. This is nothing more than self-deception. If I really neglected my defense, I would have been hurt, broken down, knocked down or knocked out. I have never been knocked down or knocked out. What can I say about Ward? This [statement he made] is a direct step toward our battle," Golovkin said.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by brick wall on 07-12-2013

[QUOTE=Dirk Diggler UK;13552360]I think you forgot to mention the most important difference to you[/QUOTE] lol...freedom should have at least some half-love for ward:lol1:

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 07-12-2013

[QUOTE=Dirk Diggler UK;13552360]I think you forgot to mention the most important difference to you[/QUOTE] :lol1: Ether.

Comment by Kagami Taiga on 07-12-2013

[QUOTE=Dirk Diggler UK;13552360]I think you forgot to mention the most important difference to you[/QUOTE] Bahahahaha

Comment by lutenco on 07-12-2013

GGG is a beast like it or not;when WARD will beat him he will can talk about his defense but now he has to watch him and admire his victories,easy victories thanks to his skills and power!!! Anyway WARD can…

Comment by MDPopescu on 07-12-2013

[QUOTE=Light_Speed;13552342]Come on, stop hating. If Ward was feather fisted he wouldn't have TKO'd Dawson, drained or not. Home advantage doesn't mean ****, Ward dominates worldclass fighters, he's one of the two or three best fighters on the planet. Put down…

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