Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez meet inside the square circle for the second time on Sunday September 16 (AWST). The pair headlines the four-fight card held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KO) is the defending WBA (Super), WBC, and IBO Middleweight champion. Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KO) aspires to claim the belts in a rematch, which follows their first encounter held last year. In addition, a vacant The Ring title is at stake.
A the official weigh-in ceremony conducted a day before the fight show both fighters weighed-in under the 160-pound limit. The champion tipped the scales at 159.6. The challenger showed 159.4.
Also on the card Jaime Munguia (154) defends his WBO Junior Middleweight title against Brandon Cook (153.2). The full fight card and weigh-in results can be found below.
HYPED AF! ?
The fighters face-off for the first time all fight week and @Canelo explodes!!
— Golden Boy Boxing (@GoldenBoyBoxing) September 14, 2018
GGG vs. Canelo 2 fight card
Middleweight Gennady Golovkin (159.6) vs. Canelo Alvarez (159.4)
Jr. Middleweight Jaime Munguia (154) vs. Brandon Cook (153.2)
Middleweight David Lemieux (160) vs. Spike O’Sullivan (159.2)
Super Flyweight Roman Gonzalez (114.8) vs. Moises Fuentes (116)