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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

With a level playing field, it’s put up or shut up for Gennady Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin seems to have gotten everything he’s wanted in the run-up to his rematch against Canelo Alvarez. Can ‘GGG’ now make the most of his demands?

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez (left) and Gennady Golovkin. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

Gennady Golovkin’s gambit

Tonight on HBO Pay-Per-View, middleweight champions Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez are set to clash but is a greater legacy at stake for ‘GGG’?

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They said it: Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez 2

The moment of truth is almost upon us: Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez 2 happens on Saturday and the opinions are hot and heavy. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Undefeated junior welterweights Antonio Orozco (left) and WBC titlist Jose Ramirez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Antonio Orozco faces Jose Ramirez in Fresno

Leading up to his challenge of WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez tonight, Antonio Orozco took no chances in preparing and making weight.

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Former four-division champion Roman Gonzalez. Photo credit: Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

Roman Gonzalez plans to kick off a smart comeback on Saturday

Guest contributor Tamas Pradarics takes a look at former four-division champion Roman Gonzalez’s plans on mounting a successful comeback, on Saturday night.

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford with Top Rank CEO Bob Arum. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Bob Arum says shackles of boxing are broken

According to Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, with boxing’s seemingly sudden resurgence over the past year, it has officially broken free of its shackles.

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Undefeated junior welterweights Antonio Orozco (left) and WBC titlist Jose Ramirez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Jose Ramirez aims to please in first title defense

Armed with a new trainer in Robert Garcia, WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez is as ready as ever to face fellow unbeaten Antonio Orozco on Friday.

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Team Gennady Golovkin, including (center) Tom Loeffler of GGG Promotions/360 Promotions, former WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and trainer Abel Sanchez. Photo credit: Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

Abel Sanchez on the spot?

Trainer Abel Sanchez is nothing if not outspoken and he’s not stopping now. In fact, he’s very clear on how Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez II will end.

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Jose Ramirez and Antonio Orozco to bring fireworks to Fresno on Friday

When WBC 140-pound titlist Jose Ramirez enters the ring this Friday, his very first defense will be no soft touch: Ramirez faces undefeated Antonio Orozco.

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WBC welterweight titlist Shawn Porter (left) vs. Danny Garcia. Photo credit: Amanda Westcott/Showtime

The weekend before…

Although we’re mere days away from the Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez middleweight championship rematch, this past weekend presented a reasonable primer.

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