After years of being patient, boxing fans will finally get to see the trilogy fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennadiy “GGG” Golovkin. The bout will be taking place on September 17. A location has yet to be revealed for the fight.
Canelo made his pro debut in 2005. A four-division champion, Canelo has beaten a who’s who of fighters, including Shane Mosley, Josesito Lopez, Miguel Cotto, and Amir Khan. After losing to Floyd Mayweather in 2013, Canelo has gone 15-1-1. Canelo unified the super-middleweight division in just 11 months. His last win was over IBF super-middleweight champion Caleb Plant last November.
In May, Canelo competed for a light-heavyweight title for just the second time in his career. Facing Dmitry Bivol, Canelo lost via unanimous decision.
Golovkin made his pro debut in 2006. He became WBA (first interim, then official) middleweight champion in 2010 and IBO champion in 2011. The king of the middleweights beat the likes of David Lemieux, Kell Brook, and Daniel Jacobs before facing Canelo.
Since 2019, Golovkin has won four in a row. He won the IBF and IBO middleweight titles against Sergiy Derevyanchenko in 2019. After two years away from the ring, Golovkin fought Ryota Murata in April. Golovkin won via TKO in the ninth round to win the WBA (Super) middleweight title.
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Canelo and Golovkin two first fought in 2017, with the bout ending in a controversial split decision draw. They competed in a rematch in 2018, which was delayed by a few months after Alvarez tested positive for the banned substance clenbuterol. Canelo won via majority decision. Recently, Canelo signed a two-fight deal with DAZN and Matchroom to fight Bivol and Golovkin.
The Sporting News has a complete guide to Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3, including the fight card, price, betting odds, and more.
When is Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3?
- Date: Saturday, September 17
- Main card: TBA
- Main Event: TBA
Canelo will face off against Golovkin for the third time on September 17. The start time for the event has not been announced yet. The Sporting News will be providing updates as more information is revealed.
How to watch Canelo vs. GGG 3
- Live stream: DAZN
The Canelo vs. GGG main card will air on DAZN, which will show the fight via a special pay-per-view format.
Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3 PPV price: How much does the card cost?
- DAZN monthly subscription: $19.99 in the U.S., $20 in Canada, £7.99 in the U.K.
- DAZN annual subscription: $99.99 in the U.S., $150 in Canada
Because it is a pay-per-view event, the fight will cost $59.99 for current subscribers and $79.99 for new subscribers.
Customers in the U.K. can sign up for DAZN for £7.99 per month.
Where is Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3?
- Site: TBA
A location for Canelo vs. GGG 3 has not been announced yet. The Sporting News will be providing updates as more information is revealed. The previous two fights took place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
How much do tickets for Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3 cost?
Ticket prices for the event have not been announced yet. The Sporting News will be providing updates as more information is revealed.
Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3 betting odds
Per the FanDuel Sportsbook (via OddsChecker), Canelo the -390 favorite, meaning a wager of $390 will result in a $100 profit. Golovkin is the +290 underdog.
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Canelo Alvarez’s record and bio
- Nationality: Mexican
- Born: July 18, 1990
- Height: 5-7 1/2
- Reach: 70.5 inches
- Total fights: 60
- Record: 57-2-2 (39 KOs)
Gennadiy Golovkin record and bio
- Nationality: Kazakhstani
- Born: April 8, 1982
- Height: 5-10
- Reach: 70 inches
- Total fights: 44
- Record: 42-1-1 with 37 wins via knockout
Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennadiy Golovkin 3 fight card
- Canelo Alvarez (c) vs. Gennadiy Golovkin for the WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO, and The Ring super-middleweight titles