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Gennady Golovkin v Canelo Alvarez

Canelo v Gennady Golovkin Spoiled by Rogue Judge

Last night, the sporting world was treated to the much-hyped middleweight clash between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez [49-1-2, 34 KOs] and Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin [37-0-1, 33 KOs]. Taking place before a capacity crowd at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena, the fight delivered on its promise and will go down as one of the most memorable of this generation. Unfortunately, the event was ruined by the actions of one judge whose lopsided scoring rendered the outcome a draw.

The scorecard of judge Adalaide Byrd scored the fight very heavily in favour of Canelo. The result meant Golovkin retained his title for the 19th consecutive time. The fight was close and this is reflected in the scorecards of other judges, Dave Moretti scored 115-113 in favour of Golovkin. Judge Don Trella gave it a 114-114 draw.
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Gennady Golovkin v Kell Brook

Breaking Down Gennady Golovkin v Kell Brook

Golovkin in the cut, that’s a scary sight

Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin [36-0, 33 KOs] is a monster that has been rampaging his way through the Middleweight boxing division for the past 10 years. On Saturday night he dismantled Kell Brook [36-0, 25 KOs] in five rounds in a thrilling and surprisingly competitive slugfest, to retain the WBA, WBC, IBF, and IBO titles.
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