Gennady Golovkin knocked down Daniel Geale
July 25. Kazpravda
By Elmira Kirgeeva
Kazakhstan boxer knocked down Australian Daniel Geale at Madison Square Garden. Golovkin retained his middleweight world title for the 11th time under the WBA and 8 – under the IBO.
Kazakhstan boxer Gennady Golovkin knocked down Australian Daniel Geale and retained his middleweight world title for the 11th time, Vesti.kz reported.
The fight at Madison Square Garden ended in the round 3. From the very start of the fight Gennady Golovkin actively pressured the opponent. The second round Golovkin began very actively and dropped down the ex-champion. In the round 3, after a brilliant attack the Kazakhstani boxer dusted Daniel Geale with a right hand and the referee stopped the fight.
For the 32-year-old Golovkin this fight was the second in 2014 and the thirtieth in his professional boxing. Gennady Golovkin won all fights, in 27 of them and in 17 in a row he knocked down his opponents.
According to data released by the Athletic Commission of New York, Gennady Golovkin will receive $ 750 thousand for this fight.
It is worth noting that earlier both fighters had a formal weighing procedure. Gennady Golovkin was 72.48 kg and Daniel Geale – 72.21 kg.