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Kazakhstan boxer Gennady Golovkin is ready to meet again in the ring with the Mexican Saulem Alvarez. It is reported Sport.kz.
“Today was a good fight for both of us, we did a great job. I still consider myself a champion, but he fought like a champion. So today was a duel of two Champions,” said 36-year-old Golovkin. “Of course, we’d like to spend the third match, we are going to talk about it. It would be great to spend it”, — added the athlete.
16 Sep Alvarez Golovkin inflicted a first defeat in his career. The fight, held in Las Vegas, became the second for athletes. Thanks to the victory, the Mexican won the title of world champion under versions of the world Boxing Association (WBA) and world Boxing Council (WBC) in the weight category up to 72.6 kg.
The first fight between Golovkin and Alvarez took place in September 2017. The battle ended in a draw.
On account of Golovkin — 40 fights in professional Boxing. 38 the fighting ended with the victory of Kazakh athletes.
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