HBO on GGG incentive to beat Canelo

17 July, 2018, 12:00 195
HBO on GGG incentive to beat Canelo

The second fight will be held on September 15 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Executive Vice President, Sports at HBO Peter Nelson commented on the upcoming rematch of Gennady Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs) and Saul Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs), according to

“We are face the greatest fight of 2018 year – Canelo -GGG II. The rematch will make public a name of the best middleweight boxer in the world and leader of boxing P4P ranking. HBO PPV with great pleasure will broadcast the welcome fight,” Nelson announced.

Golovkin will put on the belt of the world champion in the middleweight version of the WBA Super, WBC, and IBO. His first fight with Canelo took place on September 16, 2017, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and ended in a scandalous draw - many journalists and fans are sure that the judges "stole" from the Kazakh a clean victory. The second battle will be held on September 15 there. On it, the bookmaker office 1XBET offers such factors: Golovkin's victory - 1.6, the victory of Alvarez - 2.69, the draw - 23.