At this current moment in time I can’t think of any fight in boxing that is as highly anticipated as the proposed contest between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin. The longing for this bout gives me flashbacks to the long drawn out negotiations between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, I for one hope that we don’t have to wait 5 years to see these two titans square off.
As with all great matchups throughout boxing history both fighters have partisan sets of fans on either side who will argue to the death that “their man” will easily defeat the other. Go on any boxing forum, speak to any group of fighters or fans at a gym and you will hear convincing stories for both sides. Today I am going to attempt to break down why Canelo could be the one to inflict GGG’s first professional career loss, but it sure won’t be easy. (more…)
Hello my fistic family and welcome to the Marksman Boxing Range. As most of you know I could talk boxing forever. What some of you may not know though is I could also write about boxing forever and actually derive great pleasure from doing so. For those of you who I teach, from now on I will try to create content on some of the subjects that I am trying to teach you during class. As we know some people learn through different means and visually seeing the videos while reading my breakdowns may help to give a clearer understanding, thus making it easier to try and implement. (more…)