Chris Eubank Jr assured that Gennady Golovkin he wants a fight between the two, which can happen within the next 12 months.
As he assured in an interview with Sky Sports, Eubank wants the fight with Golovkin, and the Kazakh too. Nevertheless, Golovkin negotiate a fight with Ryota murata by the end of the year, and it would be later, when I faced Eubank.
“He’s a world middleweight champion, and this is a fight fans have been asking for for years,” the Briton said of an alleged duel with GGG. “Your team (of Golovkin) contacted us and they showed interest in doing something. That fight has to happen, and it will happen within the next 12 months. Then the fight will happen. So it’s up to me to be ready when the time comes. “
– Sky Sports Boxing (@SkySportsBoxing) September 1, 2021
Chris Eubank Jr approaches Golovkin, and Canelo definitely walks away
Eddie hearn ruled out a third fight between Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and Gennady Golovkin by the end of 2021.
“Definitely I don’t see how this fight will take place,” he commented. Hearn to The SI Boxing Podcast. “Gennady is totally focused on his fight with (Ryota) Murata“.
According to the president of Matchroom, the third fight between Canelo and Golovkin it won’t lose relevance as long as both stay active.
“It will always be a relevant fight as long as both are active,” he commented. “It could be for May next year, but here the important decision is to see who we will fight now.”