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Video: Golovkin Speaks on Split With Sanchez, New Trainer Banks

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Gennadiy "GGG" Golovkin announced that he has selected Johnathon Banks to be his new trainer. (photos by Amanda Wescott).

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Banks, who is no stranger to the pressure of working on boxing's biggest stages, has worked the corners of unified heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko and undisputed welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus, just to name a few. 

The announcement was made today at a press conference at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. 

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Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs), from Karaganda, Kazakhstan, will be bringing his Big Drama Show back to the "Mecca of Boxing" -- Madison Square Garden -- on Saturday, June 8.  He will be taking on undefeated top-10 contender Steve Rolls (19-0, 10 KOs), of Toronto, in a 12-round rumble that will be contested at a maximum weight of 164 lbs. The fight will be streamed live on DAZN.  Golovkin vs. Rolls kicks off the exclusive six-fight, three-year global partnership between GGG Promotions and DAZN.

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Comment by 7NN on 05-04-2019

[QUOTE=Idunnoshet;19714960]Nah . He's salty .[/QUOTE] You could summarize all his interviews with a few phrases, for you that was good enough. Nah nah. He's seen what Alvarez was doing at their pressers and thought "why am i even trying, maybe…

Comment by Idunnoshet on 05-04-2019

[QUOTE=7NN;19714860]Or a good way to stop repeating alternately the same things from one interview to another for years.[/QUOTE] Nah . He's salty .

Comment by 7NN on 05-04-2019

[QUOTE=Idunnoshet;19714767]I watched up to the point where GGG speaks . Seems like him refusing to speak English is his way of saying F*** you guys .[/QUOTE] Or a good way to stop repeating alternately the same things from one interview…

Comment by Idunnoshet on 05-04-2019

I watched up to the point where GGG speaks . Seems like him refusing to speak English is his way of saying F*** you guys .

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