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Loeffler: GGG’s May 5th fight still in flux

By Dan Ambrose: Tom Loeffler says he still hasn’t nailed down the opponent for middleweight champion Genady Golovkin to fight on May 5th on HBO at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. Loeffler says it’s still in “flux” as far as GGG’s May 5th date and opponent. … Read

Golovkin vs. O’Sullivan heading to regular HBO non-PPV

By Allan Fox: IBF/IBO/WBA.WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin’s title defense against #5 WBO, #9 WBA and #11 WBC Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan (27-2, 19 KOs) is heading to regular HBO (non-pay-per-view) on May 5th at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, according to Lance Pugmire of the LA Times. … Read

Loeffler says O’Sullivan and four other guys in running for GGG’s May 5th fight

By Dan Ambrose: Promoter Tom Loeffler says he expects to make an announcement in the next couple of days about the May 5th replacement opponent for middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin on HBO PPV at the MGM Grand Garden in New York. … Read

Golovkin’s team waiting on more info on Canelo’s positive test

By Sean McDaniel: Gennady Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler says he’s waiting on the Nevada State Athletic Commission about what direction they’re going to go in in dealing with Saul Canelo Alvarez’s positive drug test for clenbuterol. Loeffler says the Canelo-GGG 2 rematch is still planned for May 5th. … Read

Loeffler says Rungvisai-Estrada rematch possible for fall

By Allan Fox: Tom Loeffler says last Saturday’s fight between WBC super flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (45-4-1, 40 KOs) and Juan Francisco ‘El Gallo’ Estrada (36-3, 25 KOs) deserves a rematch to clear up the controversy and he’s interested in putting together a second fight this fall at The Forum in Inglewood, California. … […]

Loeffler: The fans want Canelo to fight Golovkin this time, not be defensive

By Jeff Aranow: Promoter Tom Loeffler says Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) was being too defensive against Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) last September, and wants him to make the fight thrilling this time. Loeffler says didn’t expect Alvarez to do use so much movement in the fight to try and get away […]

Loeffler says Canelo wanted GGG rematch in Las Vegas

By Sean Jones: Tom Loeffler says it was Saul Canelo Alvarez’s decision to have the rematch with the May 5th rematch with Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin take place in Las Vegas, Nevada. Loeffler says they received a huge offer from Madison Square Garden in New York that was bigger than the money generated last September for […]

Loeffler: Let’s see if the ‘runner’ Canelo continues to favor T-Mobile after GGG beats him

By Allan Fox: Tom Loeffler has his doubts whether Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will continue to view the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas as his favorite venue after he becomes middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin’s next victim on May 5th in his 20th title defense. … Read

Loeffer to scrutinize Canelo-Golovkin 2 officials closely

By Dan Ambrose: Tom Loeffler says he’s going to look closely at the officials for the Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs. Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin rematch to make sure the second fight isn’t marred by controversial scoring like the previous contest last September. That fight ended in a 12 round draw at the T-Mobile Arena in Las […]

Loeffler hopes Canelo will try to KO Golovkin

By Sean Jones: Tom Loeffler has listened to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez bold talk about wanting to knockout Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin in their rematch on May 5th, and he’s counting on him going out and trying to do just that when he gets inside the ring. … Read

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