The world middleweight champion of the FIB, Gennady Golovkin, confesses that the trilogy with Saúl «Canelo» Álvarez it could never be carried out.
«I don’t think about it, because I’m tired of thinking about it (the trilogy with Canelo)”, said Golovkin to AFP. “It has been more than two years that we have been trying to solve it. It is not my fault that this fight did not happen.
And it’s not just GGG that is tired of speculation about the trilogy. Actually, he doesn’t think it’s going to happen.
“Currently, it is too early to tell,” he added. Golovkin, “But there is a chance that this fight will never happen.”
While a third fight with ‘Canelo‘is very attractive both in sports and financial matters, Golovkin He has declared that he does not intend to stay on that issue, on the contrary, he will continue to be active with his career and he will assume the challenges to come.
“Right now I’m focused on my professional career and I don’t see the need to just think about that. But in the future, if there is an interest, why not? “He said. Golovkin.
Gennady Golovkin will fight this Friday, December 18 from Seminole Hotel Hard Rock & Casino since Hollywood, Florida defending his IBF 160-pound belt against Kamil Szeremeta.
Is there hope for a trilogy between Canelo and Golovkin?
To win the fight, ‘GGG‘could point once again to a third fight against the Mexican, even though in previous statements, it seems not to be the number one priority of his current career.
Alvarez For his part, he will be competing on Saturday, December 19 from the city of San Antonio, Texas before english Callum smith.
At stake will be the super middle belts of the World Boxing Association which is in the hands of Smith and the vacancy of World Boxing Council.
Both met on 2 occasions; 2017 in a controversial and competitive draw, and then they met again on the ring in 2018 in a duel that the Mexican won by majority decision.