Boxing: Kazakhstan’s Gennady Golovkin in world’s TOP 5
Oct 29. Tengrinews
Kazakhstan boxer Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin has entered the world’s TOP 5 best boxers, Vesti.kz reports.
Beside Golovkin, the HBO’s puond-for-pound ranking of five best boxers also includes American boxers Floyd Mayweather, Andre Ward, Timothy Bradley and Argentina’s Sergio Martinez.
The next bout of Gennady Golovkin will be against Curtis Stevens. The fight will take place on November 2 at one of the most famous arenas in the world Madison Square Garden in New York.
The Kazakhstan boxer has promised to show some street fighting in the ring with Stevens. “There certainly will be a KO in this bout. I don’t know, whether I will beat him or he will beat me. It is boxing. However I want to KO Stevens,” Golovkin said.
Gennady Golovkin, 31, is a Kazakhstan boxer, the current WBA and IBO Middleweight Champion. With an 89% knockout percentage rate, Golovkin holds the greatest KO ratio in middleweight championship history and is 1st amongst all active current and former champions, and 3rd in the overall championship history. He has never been knocked down or knocked out in over 375 fights, both as a professional and amateur.