DATE : Saturday, 16th September 2017
VENUE : Las Vega, USA (Either MGM Grand Garden or T-Mobile Arena)
TV : HBO [USA], BoxNation [UK]
One of the most foreseen boxing fights of 2017 has been sealed, signed and confirmed with Canelo Alvarez taking on middleweight kingpin Gennady Golovkin on 16th September 2017 in Las Vegas for the most part likely at the MGM Grand Garden. The fight was officially announced after Alvarez dsiposed off Julio Chavez Jr in 12 round unanimous decision. However small details like venue, purse split and the weight are yet to be decided. The fight is expected to be officially announced by the end of May 2017 with first press-conference where details like promotional tours, tickets and PPV will be confirmed.