Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez reproached Gennady Golovkin, because in his opinion he has not done anything important after the second fight they experienced.
“I am ready for everything, I am ready to make the best fights,” said the boxer from Guadalajara to ESPN Sports. “I am ready for everything, I am ready for the best fights. You (journalists) stayed at that (trilogy with Golovkin) “.
The Canelo think that Gennady Golovkin entered a phase of irrelevance in his career.
“I’m doing more important things than him,” he continued. Alvarez. “Where is? What has he done since he fought me? Any. I am doing more important things in my career. Defeat champions, undefeated boxers ”.
The Mexican faced the Kazakh for the first time in September 2017 in The Vegas, Nevada. The fight ended in a draw.
The rematch took a year to arrive, since in April 2018, weeks after the second confrontation took place, Saul tested positive for clenbuterol in a doping control.
Nevertheless, Canelo proved that his result was for meat consumption in a restaurant in Mexico and he even had a follicle test done to prove his innocence.
What did Golovkin and Canelo do next?
In the second fight, Saul defeated by unanimous decision Golovkin by cards of 115-113, 115-113 and 114-114.
Since then, Canelo has fought four times at 168 pounds, winning the championships of the WBA, WBO and FIB. He also climbed once to 175 to win the WBO title.
On November 6, he will unify the belts of the super middle division against Caleb Plant.
For its part, Golovkin He returned to become the 160-pound champion and fought three times since the last contest against the Mexican.
In June 2019 he beat Steve Rolls, in October of that same year Sergiy Derevyanchenko and in December 2020 to Kamil Szeremeta.
It is expected that in December GGG fight before Ryota murata in Japan.
– Salvador Rodriguez (@ChavaESPN) October 13, 2021