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De La Hoya: Canelo Beat Golovkin 115-113, GGG Can't Adjust!

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya feels very confident that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will make the proper adjustments to unseat IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin.

The two boxers will collided for a second time on September 15th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The first bout took place in September 2017, and saw the two boxers fight to a controversial twelve round split draw. One judge saw it 115-113 for Golovkin, another 118-110 for Canelo and 114-114 was scored by the third for the draw.

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De La Hoya did not see the first bout as a draw.

He had Canelo winning the contest with a 7-5 round margin, 115-113.

For the rematch, De La Hoya believes his boxer will win by a wider margin.

He expects him to make the necessary adjustments to pull away with the victory that's more convincing. De La Hoya, like Canelo, view Golovkin as a boxer who can only fight in one way - coming forward with combinations.

They don't expect Golovkin to make any adjustments for the second - because they believe that he's not capable of doing so.

"Yeah, there's always -- you can always do better. That's the beauty about boxing, and he knows what he has to do. I believe he fought a great fight. He fought his own fight, and I had him up two points," De La Hoya said.

"So, obviously, the second time around -- and that's the beauty with a rematch is that you can change up your style. You can adjust to your opponent's style, and that's the beauty with Canelo is that he knows how to adjust, unlike GGG that only fights one way, and that's coming forward."

Canelo has promised to make the proper adjustments for a knockout victory. He intends to start punching very early, from round one, and claims that his plan to let his hands go for the entire fight.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Grayfox05 on 08-19-2018

WTF Adalaide Byrd ruined the boxing, she gave the score 118-110 for Canelo? GGG is the champion so Canelo should overwhelmed GGG, but it shows that GGG is more aggresive than Canelo. Many professional boxers, trainer react that GGG won…

Comment by Chrismart on 08-18-2018

🇬🇧📺 CONFIRMED: Canelo Alvarez v Gennady Golovkin II will be live on BT Sport Box Office PPV in the UK.— Michael Benson (@MichaelBensonn) August 18, 2018

Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 08-18-2018

I also think the 3G Jacobs fight was also a draw..I hope we can see a rematch of that fight as well..Underated fight imo..

Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 08-18-2018

I don't agree here,I had a draw and was happy the judges saw it the same way..Neither fighter desevered to get an L with both of their performances..

Comment by Shadoww702 on 08-18-2018

[QUOTE=Boxing 956;19027075]WTF does that have to do with Canelo?? His team can already see him losing so there already trying to set him up in a lower weight class. What happened with Jacobs or Charlo? U were on here the…

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