5 best pro-boxers in the world today
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#4 Gennady Golovkin
Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin is set to defend the WBA (Super), WBC, IBF and IBO Middleweight titles besides vying for The Ring and Middleweight Championships this September when he takes on longtime rival Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in one of the most important boxing matches of all time.
GGG is widely regarded as one of the hardest punchers of all time, lauded for his mental fortitude and fearlessness in a fight.
The Kazakh phenom has an excellent jab and is proficient at throwing every punch in the book, with deadly accuracy and bone-crushing power. The Boogeyman at Middleweight can fight opponents just as well in the phone booth as he will in a pure boxing matchup.
His showdown against Alvarez will play a key role in cementing himself as an all-time great in the world of combat sports.Published 24 Aug 2017, 19:57 IST