Golovkin-Stevens, Murray-Wood Winners Have To Meet

By Ludo Saenz,

The World Boxing Association has ruled that the WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (27-0, 24KOs) will have to face the interim-champion Martin Murray (25-1-1, 11KOs) if both fighters are victorious in their upcoming fights. Golovkin will defend his WBA/IBO titles against Curtis Stevens (25-3, 18KOs) on November 2nd at The Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden, while Murray will travel to Australia to face Garth Wood (12-3-1, 8KOs) on December 11th at the Entertainment Centre in Sydney.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by oscar9992 on 10-18-2013

Murray will duck him. Even it's mandatory

Comment by Koba-Grozny on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=gingerbreadman;13852618]Even though I don't know what Murray did to get into prison, it probably isn't worse than kidnapping and armed robbery, which is what Towers did.[/QUOTE] Got in a fight in a chip shop, think he headbutted a guy or…

Comment by D-MiZe on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=-Kev-;13850930]Been saying Golovkin vs Murray is a great fight for 160. Murray is a big guy with very tight defense and very accurate, economical, tough and durable and it's not going to be an easy fight for GGG or any…

Comment by gingerbreadman on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=Mick Higgs;13852453]I thought Murray had visa problems. So come he fights in Australia when Richard Towers can't?[/QUOTE] Even though I don't know what Murray did to get into prison, it probably isn't worse than kidnapping and armed robbery, which is…

Comment by Mick Higgs on 10-18-2013

I thought Murray had visa problems. So come he fights in Australia when Richard Towers can't?

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