One of boxing’s biggest rematches takes place tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada, with Canelo vs GGG 2. Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady “GGG” Golovkin fight, September 15, at the T-Mobile Arena. Both GOlovkin’s WBA/WBC Middleweight titles are on the line.
The first fight between arguably boxing’s two greatest fighters ended in a controversial draw. Who will win the rematch?
The rematch had been agreed upon for May 5. In February, Alvarez failed two drug tests for the performance-enhancing drug, clenbuterol. Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) received a six-month suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Subsequently, the fight was postpone and rescheduled.
Complete Canelo vs GGG 2 results below:
Canelo Alvares defeated Gennady Golovkin via majority decision (114-114, 115-113-, 115-113)
Jaime Munguia defeated Brandon Cook via TKO (ref stoppage)- Round 3
Roman ”Chocolatito” Gonzalez defated Moises Fuentes via TKO – Round 5, 1:44
David Lemieux defeated Gary O’Sullivan via TKO – Round 1, 2:44
Vergil Ortiz Jr. defeated Roberto Ortiz via TKO – Round 1
Alexis Rocha vs. Carlos Ortiz Cervantes
Jaba Khositashvili defeated Lawrence King via unanimous decision
Brian Ceballo defeated David Thomas via TKO – Round 2