Tag: Genady Golovkin
(July 26, 2012)-After the recent back injury suffered to former WBO Middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15 KOs), WBA Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (23-0, 20 KOs) will now defend his title against highly regarded Grzegorz Proksa (28-1, 21 KOs) on Saturday night September 1, 2012 as the main event headlining HBO Boxing After Dark.The 12-round co-feature will showcase former WBO Jr. Middleweight champion, Sergiy “Razor” Dzinziruk (37-1, 23 KOs) of Kiev, Ukraine versus, undefeated heavy handed Puerto Rican contender, Jonathan Gonzalez (15-0, 13 KOs), the current NABO and WBA FEDELATIN Jr. Middleweight champion. The combined record of all four fighters is an astonishing (103-2, 77 KOs).
The doubleheader promoted by Gary Shaw Productions, Arthur Pelullo/Banner Promotions, K2 Promotions, Greg Cohen Promotions, Matchroom Sport, Warrior’s Boxing and Universal Promotions, will take place at Turning Stone Casino in Verona, New York and will be televised live on HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT. (continue reading…)
ERFURT, GERMANY, (May 5, 2012) WBA and IBO Middleweight World Champion Gennady Golovkin is in Erfurt, Germany tonight taking in the WBO Cruiserweight World Title Fight between defending champion Marco Huck and WBO Interim Champion and mandatory challenger Ola Afolabi.
On Saturday, May 12th, Golovkin will defend his titles against OPBF and Japanese Champion Makoto Fuchigami in Brovari, Ukraine. (continue reading…)