The mega fight between Gennady “GGG” Golovkin Vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is taking place on September 16 but, has Golovkin outgrow the middleweight division. Golovkin 23rd consecutive knock streak came to an end with a controversial decision win over Danny Jacobs. The smaller Kell Brook made Golovkin struggle during their fight in the U.K.
Is Golovking struggling to make 160? Rumors started to circulate that Golovkin struggled to make weight for the Brook fight. Golovkin team denied any weight issues. Golovkins past two performances have been his worst from his past 22 performance.
“If we can have a rematch (Canelo), we would welcome that. But if not, I think Golovkin already did what he had to do at that weight, and we would raise the possibility of climbing to 168 pounds,” Able Sanchez told ESPN.
Is Sanchez hitting about Golovkin weight struggle? Only time will say whether Golovkin has outgrown the division.