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Golovkin: I Won't Say Who Won, But I Fought Better Than He Did!

In what will surely go down as one of the closest and most hard-fought middleweight title fights in boxing history, Lineal Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) went toe-to-toe in 12 rounds of non-stop action to defeat the reigning WBC, WBA and IBO Middleweight World Champion Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) by majority decision in their middleweight championship rematch at T-Mobile Arena. 
 
"I'm not going to say who won tonight, because the victory belongs to Canelo according to the judges," said Gennady "GGG" Golovkin. "I thought it was a very good fight for the fans and very exciting. I thought I fought better than he did."

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In the evening's co-main event, Jaime Munguia (31-0, 26KOs) of Tijuana, Mexico defended his WBO Junior Middleweight Title with a dominant third-round technical knockout victory against Brandon Cook (20-2, 12KOs) of Ontario, Canada in tonight's co-main event, which was scheduled for 12 rounds.

The fight was stopped at 1:03 of the third round. 
 
David Lemieux (40-4, 34KOs) of Montreal, Canada defeated Gary O'Sullivan (28-3, 22KOs) of Cork, Ireland via knockout in the first round of a middleweight bout scheduled for 12 rounds. Lemieux earned a chance at the WBA Middleweight Title by stopping O'Sullivan at 2:44 seconds of the aforementioned round.

Vergil Ortiz Jr. (11-0, 11KOs) of Dallas, Texas defeated Roberto Ortiz (35-3-2, 26KOs) of Torreon, Mexico via technical knockout in the second round of a super lightweight fight originally slated for eight rounds.

Alexis Rocha (12-0, 8 KOs) of Santa Ana, California was victorious against Carlos Ortiz (10-3, 10 KOs) of Torreon, Mexico in an eight-round super welterweight fight. Rocha won with scores of 80-72, 80-72 ,79-73.
 
Jaba Khositashvili (4-0, 2KOs) of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania beat Lawrence King (4-1, 3KOs) of San Bernardino, California via unanimous decision in a six-round light heavyweight fight. Kohsitashvili won with all scores of 58-56.
 
Brian Ceballo (5-0, 3KOs) of New York, New York won via TKO against David Thomas (6-3-2, 2KOs) of Orange, Texas in the second round of a welterweight fight originally scheduled for six rounds. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by aboutfkntime on 09-19-2018

[QUOTE=Mirus;19118601]You have understanding problems. [B]Vanes was an easy fight[/B] to be ready for Canelo on september 15. If he had fought a top boxer on may 5 or in june, then it could be very hard to be ready for…

Comment by Mirus on 09-19-2018

[QUOTE=aboutfkntime;19118319]nope, Golovkin selected Vanes who is not exactly a cash cow were you somehow hoping that I would forget about Vanes ? :lol1: Team Bullshht are all about risk/reward, and always have been they also passed on Cotto, which was…

Comment by Mirus on 09-19-2018

[QUOTE=aboutfkntime;19118319]nope, Golovkin selected Vanes [/QUOTE] You have understanding problems. Vanes was an easy fight to be ready for Canelo on september 15. If he had fought a top boxer on may 5 or in june, then it could be very…

Comment by aboutfkntime on 09-19-2018

[QUOTE=Mirus;19118304]I don't know about meaningful fights. But he will keep begging for money, he will go after Canelo. Right now belts mean nothing for him compared to money. Even if canelo vacates all the belts, he will go after canelo.[/QUOTE]…

Comment by aboutfkntime on 09-19-2018

[QUOTE=Mirus;19118295]I think so. He wanted only Canelo, he wanted only money. But it is annoying. [B]Instead of two canelo fights he could fight[/B] Saunders, Charlo, Andrade, Derevyanchenko. But he chose Canelo (money). I think GGG didn't fight Derevyanchenko, because after…

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