- Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are gearing up for a trilogy struggle set to happen on Sept. 17 in Las Vegas
- Alvarez vowed to present his rival a impolite send-off of their third showdown
- Golovkin stated he was puzzled by Alvarez’s aggressive habits and felt that the Mexican will not be assured
Canelo Alvarez vowed to ship Gennady Golovkin into retirement once they face off of their trilogy struggle on Sept. 17 on the T-Cell Enviornment in Las Vegas.
There isn’t a love misplaced between the 2 boxing icons, and Alvarez wasted no time displaying that.
Alvarez and Golovkin kicked off their promotional tour for the upcoming struggle on Friday on the Hollywood Legion Theater in Los Angeles. It was the primary time that the 2 had seen one another since their final bout in 2018.
Since their final struggle, the trail of the 2 boxers went in several instructions. Alvarez went on a rampage, dealing with eight completely different fighters at completely different weight courses.
The Mexican skilled his first loss in almost a decade when he fell to Dmitry Bivol final month. Alvarez misplaced by way of unanimous choice with the WBA Tremendous Gentle heavyweight title on the road.
For his half, Golovkin fought 4 instances, the final of which was a TKO win over Ryota Murata. He retained the IBF and IBO middleweight titles and gained the WBA Tremendous middleweight title.
Alvarez feels he had a greater run than Golovkin, and he took a jab on the 40-year-old fighter.
“I used to be busy preventing with the perfect fighters on the market. That’s why [it took four years for the third fight]. … In fact [he’s waited around and not done anything but wait for me]. He desires his final payday. Take a look at my fights after GGG, and take a look at his fights,” Alvarez was quoted as saying by Boxing Scene.
Alvarez promised to ship the Kazakhstani into retirement, saying he would be the final boxer GGG will ever struggle.
“[It will be] so candy [to push him off the proverbial cliff at the end of his career]. In fact [I want to retire him]. I can be [the last guy he ever fights],” the Mexican stated.
Golovkin was shocked by Alvarez’s aggressive habits throughout their kick-off press convention. Triple G informed Combat Hub TV that he feels his rival confirmed he was “not assured” heading into their third showdown.
“It was curious for me to watch his habits and his reactions and to me, he regarded a bit completely different,” Golovkin stated. “His habits exhibits that he’s not assured. He would have behaved in a different way if he thought he gained that second struggle, however I don’t give it some thought. He’s not on my thoughts.”
Alvarez and Golovkin fought to a attract 2017, and Alvarez gained the rematch in 2018.
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