Canelo Alvarez mega fight against Gennady Golovkin is set to take place on Saturday night, 16th September 2017 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Its a massive fight as both fighters are equally good and there is not much between the two going into the fight. Its a pure 50/50 mega fight and we can expect some thrilling boxing action tonight. The fight is schedule to start at around midnight easter time however the actuall HBO PPV gets underway at around 09:00 p.m EST in the US and 02:00 a.m uk time in the UK
Full Fight Video:
Canelo vs Golovkin Official Weigh-In: The fight was agreed at the middleweight and there were issues regarding Canelo Alvarez weight but he put all that to rest on friday night when he hit the scale at 160 lbs. Golovkin on the other hand looked quite comfortable at this weight. There was a intense stare down between the two and Canelo Alvarez vowed to knockout Golovkin.
Unlike the previous fights of Golovkin in the US, he he will face a hostile reception with majority of fans representing Mexico. Canelo and Golovkin both have been doing pretty solid numbers as far as the recent PPV fights are concerned and HBO hope to match what Mayweather and McGregor generated a three weeks ago.
There have been alot of respect between the two since the fight is announced and the build up has been pretty classy with both fighters behaving themselves as it was expected. However come fight night it will be all different as both of these quality middleweights trying to knock each other out. Whatever the results on Saturday night we can expect them to fight again and possible a famous trilogy.
This is one of the biggest boxing fights available today and both Golden Boy and HBO have put together a very good looking undercard as well making this PPV well worth the money. The fight will be broadcasted live in the US on HBO PPV while BoxNation will have live coverage in the UK. However if you missed the live action, you can always tune in here for full fight replay video available couple of hours after the fight is over.