The fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin will take place on Saturday 16th September 2018. It will begin at 8-pm ET while the actual event could commence on around 11pm of that night. The fight is well expected because it is considered as the major super fight in the world after the celebrated encounter between Floyd Mayweather and May Pacquiao.This match by all standards is expected to be more exciting compared to the thirty-six minutes fight involving Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.
Canelo is fast growing in the championship. For the first time, he will be fighting at 160 pounds range. He is now taking the battle to the middleweight defending champion Golovkin. The fighter is making a big impact and he is nearing the record already set by Bernard Hopkins who has set a record of twenty wins in the year 2005. When he fought Daniel Jacobs earlier this year in March, Golovkin won the match through a unanimous decision. The only loss so far encountered by Alvarez was when he lost to Mayweather in the year 2013. After that, he was won seven bouts at a straight and one of them includes the defeating Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in a few months back in May.
T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas will be the venue for this match. It is to be aired around the world through pay per view basis. Millions of fans around the world will view the fight. It is an opportunity for those enlisted in the undercard to make names for themselves.At exactly 8.00 pm ET, HBO PPV will begin the broadcast. The event will kick off with a ten round lightweight battle involving Ryan. This is remarkable because he shares the same promoter with GGG. Attention will be on the fight between Martin. This is because he has won the last eight matches.