If you're hoping to see former middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' fight again in December, don't hold your breathe.
The axiom 'get old overnight' refers to aging fighters who appear to be in top form and then, in one fight, look like a shell of themselves without prior warning.
Middleweight powerbrokers Gennady Golovkin and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez will fight on Saturday in what'll be a rematch of their controversial draw a year ago.
In an era where pay-per-view fights are built largely around pre-fight hype, lengthy press tours and constant trash talking between the two fighters — and sometimes their trainers — the buildup to the Sept. 15 middleweight championship fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin has been somewhat anti-climactic.
Unified middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin was given a temporary pass by the IBF to face Vanes Martirosyan on May 5th.
On Friday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission temporarily suspended middleweight boxing star Canelo Alvarez due to his two positive tests for the banned substance Clenbuterol.