Saul “Canelo” Alvarez proved that he’s the large man at 168 kilos and defeated Gennady Golovkin on Saturday evening by scores of 116-112, 115-113 and 115-113, through the third combat between the 2 for his World Boxing Affiliation (WBA) Tremendous Middleweight Tremendous Championship and his WBC, IBF and WBO titles.
The T-Cell Enviornment, Las Vegas, had an unparalleled ambiance for a combat that was extremely anticipated by the followers. After a draw and a victory for the Mexican, the third combat got here and the Guadalajara native repeated the dose with a victory.
Canelo was faster and extra highly effective from the start and put up an aggressive combat with lengthy punches that sought to harm the Kazakhstan fighter. Golovkin, as all the time, tried to make a tidy combat with good use of the jab and attempting to attach his proper straight and hook.
Nonetheless, the Mexican was higher from the start going ahead and connecting each to the physique and face of GGG to go including rounds and acquire benefit within the judges’ scorecards that ultimately have been fairly shut.
Golovkin went from much less to extra and within the remaining a part of the combat he confirmed his finest model and was capable of win a number of of the ultimate rounds because of his jab and a few proper arms that discovered Alvarez’s face.
The winner improved his document at 58 wins, 2 losses, 2 attracts and 39 knockouts, whereas GGG now has a document of 42 wins, 2 losses, 1 draw and 39 knockouts.