Canelo Alvarez Tests Positive for Banned Drug; Vegas Fight Still OnMiddleweight boxer Canelo Alvarez has tested positive for a banned drug, and his promoters blame contaminated meat.
Golovkin, Alvarez to Meet in May 5 Rematch; Vegas PossibleGennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez will meet in a May 5 rematch with the middleweight title on the line once again, promoters said Monday.
Golovkin and Alvarez Fight to a Brutal Draw; Rematch to ComeGolovkin retained his middleweight titles Saturday night, fighting to a 12-round draw with Alvarez in a brutal battle that ended with both fighters holding their hands aloft in victory.
It's On: Triple G, Canelo Ready for Big Middleweight BoutIt's the kind of fight Gennady Golovkin has been chasing from the moment he walked off an airplane six years ago to make his new home in Los Angeles. It's the fight boxing fans have been waiting for almost as long.
Vegas Rolls Out Red, White, Green Carpet for Mexican HolidayLas Vegas never needs an excuse to party, and as an entertainment oasis a short trip from Mexico, the city will roll out the red, white and green carpet starting Friday to celebrate Mexican Independence Day.
Baby's Birth Doesn't Stop Golovkin Training For Big FightNot even a baby could interfere with Gennady Golovkin's training for his middleweight showdown with Canelo Alvarez.
Column: Freak Show Over, The Real Fight Finally Here
Column: Purists Eager For Fight After Mayweather-McGregorFloyd Mayweather Jr.'s fight with Conor McGregor is a joke, a spectacle that has little to do with real boxing. No reason to spend two cents on it, much less $100, when there's a real super fight coming up a few weeks later between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez.
Big Triple G-Alvarez Title Fight to Be in Las VegasThe much-anticipated Sept. 16 middleweight title fight between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez will take place on the Las Vegas Strip.
'Canelo' Alvarez Dominates Chavez Jr., Golovkin Next UpSaul "Canelo" Alvarez left no doubt who is the top active Mexican boxer by dominating Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Boxing on Hot Streak Ahead of Canelo-Chavez Jr. ShowdownThe sport appears to be on the upswing two years after the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao blockbuster fight ended with boos and jeers and has been blamed on ensuing disappointing pay-per-view numbers.
Political Climate Adds Intensity to Mexican Boxing ShowdownThere's little subtlety in the TV commercial promoting Saturday night's fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.