Tuesday afternoon at the Palm restaurant in downtown Los Angeles, K2 Promotions held an intimate press conference for Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, promoting his September 10 bout with current IBF Welterweight title holder Kell Brook.
On Wednesday, August 10, current WBA, IBF and WBC Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and the unexpected September 10 challenger, current IBF Welterweight title holder Kell Brook, participated in WBC's customary 30-day pre-fight weigh-in, and the results were more than just a bit staggering to most interested observers.
While promoting this weekend's big 140 pound unification bout in Las Vegas, between WBO title holder Terence "Bud" Crawford and WBC champ Viktor Postol, Top Rank exec and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum shared his thoughts on another big event already scheduled for September 10.
It seems as though someone has placed themselves into a serious quandary with the real bosses of boxing; the always critical and passionate fight fans.
Last night, heavy-handed unified middleweight champion Gennady 'Triple G' Golovkin did what many expected.
A huge underdog against unified middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin, almost no one is giving Dominic Wade a shot to win Saturday.
Mike Tyson was a 49 to 1 favorite when he lost to Buster Douglas in 1990 but that upset would pale in comparison, numerically, to this fight should the underdog pull it off.