Promoter Fernando Beltran revealed that there are already negotiations for a fight between Jaime Munguía and Gennady Golovkin.
Beltran pointed out in statements to Salvador Rodriguez, of ESPN, that negotiations between the Golovkin and Munguía teams are already underway for a fight in 2021.
“We are doing well, I think we have a good chance of having this fight, we are just talking,” he said. Beltran.
The news was also revealed by the journalist through his official account of Twitter.
«Reveals Beltran who started talks to see Munguía before Golovkin in 2021, ″ he tweeted Rodriguez.
Beltrán reveals that talks began to see Munguía against Golovkin in 2021https: //t.co/hv1mrWLm1v
– Salvador Rodriguez (@ChavaESPN) December 30, 2020
The previous reports of negotiations for Golovkin vs Munguía
On December 18, Mike Coppinger of The Athletic, reported that the two could fight in the spring of next year and would have the broadcast of DAZN.
The duel would have at stake the middleweight belt of the International Boxing Federation which is currently in the hands of Golovkin.
«Sources revealed to The Athletic that a world middleweight title fight has been explored between Gennady Golovkin and Jaime Munguía for spring in DAZN. Of course first GGG has to beat the underdog 11-1 Kamil Szeremeta tonight (they will be entering the ring at 8 PM ET on DAZN), ”He tweeted Coppinger.
Sources tell @TheAthletic a middleweight title fight between Gennadiy Golovkin and Jaime Munguia has been explored for the spring on DAZN. Of course, GGG first must get past 11-1 underdog Kamil Szeremeta tonight (ring walk around 8 pm ET on DAZN) .https: //t.co/8iIyAoDAVz
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) December 18, 2020
If this fight takes place, the declarations of Golovkin, after beating Kamil Zseremeta, where he made it clear that he was not going to pursue the trilogy with Canelo lifetime.
Golovkin He also clarified that he is focused on continuing his career and facing the new challenges that arise, and without a doubt, a duel against the former super welterweight champion of the OMB, MunguíaIt is a more than interesting fight, especially when the Mexican has his sights set on the Kazakh for a long time.
DAZN goes for all the gold in the basket
However, the trilogy between ‘GGG‘ and Canelo will always be attractive to the public, especially to DAZN, who could see in this duel between the Kazakh and Munguía, the possible end-of-year rival 2021 for Alvarez.
Canelo plans to fight in February against the mandatory challenger of the CMB for his super middleweight championship, the Turk Avni Yildirim, May before Billy joe saunders (champion OMB) or Caleb Plant (champion FIB).
The winner of Golovkin vs Munguía, he could ‘win the lottery ticket’ and point to a fight with Canelo late next year.
Nothing is official, but confirmation by Fernando Beltran, give an idea of what the boxing panorama of the middleweight can be for 2021.
If the fight were today, can Jaime Munguía beat Gennady Golovkin? Do you have a chance? pic.twitter.com/NKqJHyNAsD
– Left Boxing (@IzquierdazoBox) October 23, 2020