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Canelo-GGG to meet for highly anticipated rematch in September

4 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin will meet on Sept. 15 for the rematch boxing fans have been waiting on for the past year, according to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya.
The two boxing titans will meet nearly one year after their first fight, which ended in a controversial draw - an underwhelming conclusion to the long-awaited blockbuster bout.
I'm happy to inform that we have a fight September 15!!!! CaneloGGG2
Feliz De informar que si tenemos pelea Septiembre 15!!! CaneloGGG2 pic.twitter.com/gI3QmR0eXe
- Oscar De La Hoya June 13, 2018
While the proposition of a rematch was...
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GGG has final offer, deadline for Canelo rematch

4 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Dan Rafael ESPN Senior Writer Close 2013 BWAA Nat Fleischer Award winner for excellence in boxing journalism ESPN.com boxing writer since 2005 Five years at USA Today Follow on Twitter Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Alvarez are done waiting around for unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin to finalize a deal for their rematch. Golden Boy president Eric Gomez told ESPN on Tuesday that the company has issued Golovkin and promoter Tom Loeffler an improved final offer and that he has until 12 p.m. PT on Wednesday to accept the offer for the HBO PPV main event on Sept. 15 at the...
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