Few more days left for Canelo vs Golovkin third fight on 17th September 2022. Canelo Alvarez had been on an amazing run prior to May 7, which saw him win numerous world titles and overcome some of the most difficult challenges he has faced. His ‘dare-to-be great’ philosophy was what drove Canelo Alvarez to success and joy.
Both men have previously met with Canelo winning one fight and Canelo drawing the other. This leaves us with the trio to determine who the superior man is.
Gennady Golovkin spoke out about Canelo’s defeat to Bivol in a recent interview with BoxingScene portal. He also discussed where he stands heading into their third encounter.
“I have seen some highlights from some fights, but I don’t follow [Alvarez] or think about him. Golovkin stated that it is not on his radar.
“I am sure that many people don’t believe me. However, I didn’t watch the fight live. I did see the highlights. I was not surprised. Bivol was Bivol. Canelo, Canelo. It was a good morning for Bivol and a bad day for Alvarez.
“Losses are lessons. “Losings can only make you stronger. It’s a good thing for Canelo, because that loss brought him back to reality. He will draw the right conclusions from the fight and become a better boxer.
Golovkin takes a look at the stars
GennadyGolovkin, 40 years old, is still able turn heads and show why he’s the best middleweight fighter ever.
After being defeated by Canelo in a rematch, and after defeating Ryota Morata in the final, he’s now 4-0. There’s every reason for us to believe that he can cause an uproar here.
Both bouts were packed with action and excitement. After 12 rounds of intense action, the bout was ruled a split draw. Fans thought that ‘ Gennady Golovkin handled it’. Alvarez won the decision victory one year later.
Four years later, the pair will be rematching in Vegas. The fight is set for September 17th. Fans will be able watch it on DAZN pay per view. Alvarez will fight on DAZN for the second time in succession.
Will Canelo Alvarez defeat Gennadiy Golovkin?
Currently, Canelo alvarez is expected defeat Gennadiy golovkin in their trio fight next month.
The oddsmakers have placed the Mexican as a nearly 1:1 favorite over his longtime foe. These odds may seem disreputable given their past close fights, but a lot can happen in four years.
Alvarez has somehow improved in the years since their last competition. Alvarez, 32 years old, may be reeling from a May loss to Dmitry Bivol. However, that loss was at 175 pounds. This bout against ” Gennady Golovkin” is a return to super-middleweight.
At 168 pounds, Alvarez has looked nearly unbeatable. Alvarez has won massive knockout wins over Caleb Plant and Billy Joe Saunders in the weight class. He is now the super-middleweight’s face.
Alvarez’s improvements aside, Golovkin clearly is past his prime. He’s not only a great fighter, but he has slowed down significantly since 2018. He’s 40 years old, so it’s not surprising that he has slowed down.
Fans who want to see the trio matchup will be pleased to know that Alvarez has an edge. Golovkin is the only one who can pull off an upset.