"It was like a first test but the second fight is much bigger and much more interesting".
Barring any "backroom politics", the rematch set for this Saturday (September 16th) is being billed as more than a unification fight for all the Middleweight straps, but as the deciding vote in choosing the number one spot on the Pound for Pound list, regardless of division.
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The two largest bets on the fight at the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas as of Friday afternoon - $20,000 and $18,000 - were both on Alvarez, driving the price on the underdog to as low as +115 at one point Thursday, and Caesars Palace said for every one bet they had taken on Golovkin, there were four on Alvarez.
But the scorecards that night left a bitter taste.
The result was met with indignation by boxing fans and pundits alike.
A positive test by Alvarez for clenbuterol forced the rematch to be postponed from May.
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Byrd only gave Golovkin the fourth and seventh round of the fight. He can only talk about the doping that got him suspended for six months by Nevada boxing authorities, but he can do something in the ring to alter the perception that his style is too conservative. "It's a little bit different this time, but I believe it will be a big fight for the fans". It was the first positive test of his career, a setback he blamed on the consumption of tainted steak in his home country of Mexico.
However, Golovkin's joy was short-lived as he would be later stripped of his IBF middleweight world title after the governing body rejected his application to be exempt from facing his mandatory challenger, Sergiy Derevyanchenko, once the Canelo rematch had fallen through.
Not wanting to risk a period of inactivity, he remained determined to fight on May 5th, taking on former world title challenger Vanes Martirosyan in a hastily-arranged clash at the StubHub Center in Los Angeles.
"I want to punish him", said Golovkin, 38-0-1 with 34 knockouts.
Both fighters comfortably made weight for the 160-pound world title fight. The panel of ringside judges scored the fight a draw, even though "GGG" looked the more active of the two fighters by a long yard.
As fans, we were happy because we get to see the fight again.
A relaxed-looking Golovkin later took a verbal jab at his Mexican rival after the face-off.
The monster storm felled trees all around Wilmington, causing many more close calls and damaging homes and cars. "You can never predict what a hurricane is going to do but I'm just not going to run away from this".
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Eminem is, once again, addressing allegations of homophobia after he included anti-LGBTQ language on his latest album. This came in the middle of another white-rapper feud for Machine Gun Kelly , against G-Eazy.
Cline said July was the wettest ever in that part of North Carolina, and the water table rose 21 inches higher than normal. North Carolina emergency management officials said more than 600,000 customers in North Carolina were without power.
Then the judge overseeing his case, Amy Berman Jackson, delayed a major court hearing set for this about his upcoming trial twice. Trump discussed a possible pardon for Manafort with his lawyers earlier this summer, attorney Rudy Giuliani has told NPR .
Baltimore: Flacco and the Ravens offense took almost an entire half of football to get into a groove, and by then it was too late. Pressure had a lot to do with it, but Flacco never looked to be in any rhythm in a stadium where he has historically struggled.
The city of New Bern, with a population of around 30,000, is under a mandatory evacuation, according to The Weather Channel . The center downgraded Florence to a Category 1 hurricane, but warned that it still carried "very unsafe winds".
Eden Hazard and Pedro have both been on fire for the home side with five goals between them in eight EPL matches played. The Spaniard has bagged three goals in four games under Sarri, and is looking like Chelsea's most risky player.
It was at the point she called him a " thief " that Ramos penalised Williams for verbal abuse, and docked her a game. The cartoonist denied it was racist, saying he had meant to depict only the tennis player's "poor behaviour".
And further waves of U.S. tariffs are expected to take a toll on China's economy, which has already begun to slow down this year. Some of them have criticized Trump's tactics but many echo USA complaints about Chinese market barriers and industrial strategy.
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A previous interception of bombers occurring on September 1 involved bombers without any Russian fighter jet escorts, CNN noted . A group of Russian nuclear-capable aircraft ventured near Alaska on september 11 before being intercepted by U.S.
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Dr Adam Marshall, director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, added that key questions remained unanswered. Raab told BBC radio he did not believe May's government would lose a vote in parliament on the deal.
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The hardest part to figure out now is where that heavy rain band sets up - probably right over Charlotte or just to the north. Mayewood may be among the best situated for the job. "We've wasted three days of discomfort and displacement", he said.