HBO confirmed that the Rematch is on! After a much debated draw last year, Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are set to square off again on HBO Pay-Per-View. Don’t miss the biggest fight in boxing on September 15, 2018.
Canelo vs Golovkin Fight Details
Saul Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin Rematch
T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Saul Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin
IBO WBA WBC Middleweight Title
History of Canelo vs Golovkin 2 Fight
As per wiki Canelo Álvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin, billed as Supremacy, was a professional boxing match contested for the unified WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, IBO, Ring magazine, and lineal middleweight championship. The bout was on September 16, 2017, at T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip. It was televised on HBO pay-per-view in the United States, on BoxNation Box Office in the United Kingdom, and on Space in Latin America.
The fight ended in a split draw, with Dave Moretti scoring the fight 115–113 for Golovkin, Adalaide Byrd scoring it 118–110 for Álvarez, and Don Trella scoring it 114–114.
The controversial outcome led to the organization of a rematch, which was tentatively scheduled for May 5, 2018. The fight was cancelled after Álvarez tested positive for a banned substance in March 2018, and formally withdrew pending hearings with the Nevada Athletic Commission in April. After facing a suspension until August 17, 2018, Álvarez and Golovkin agreed to reschedule the Canelo vs Golovkin rematch to September 15, 2018.