Golovkin in Top-6 boxers05 december 2014, 15:40
WBA (Super), IBO and WBC (Interim) middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin has been named one of the Top 6 boxers of the year by Boxingnews24.com, Tengrinews reports.
The undefeated boxer had three fights in 2014. The Mexican boxer Marco Antonio Rubio, the Aussie boxer Daniel Geale and Osumanu Adama from Ghana hit the canvas before the final round.
Roman Gonzalez from Nicaragua landed on the fifth place in the rating. The WBC and The Ring flyweight champion had four victorious fights this year. The Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin took the fourth place. Terence Crawford was named the third best boxer of the year. Manny Pacquiao took the second place after defeating Rimothy Bradley and Chris Algieri. The Russian boxer Sergey Kovalev was named the best boxer of the year. This year, Kovalev fought against Cendric Agnew, Blake Caparello and Bernard Hopkins.
Meanwhile, voting for the Best Fighter according to Bleacher Report continues online.
Golovkin’s next fight is scheduled to February 21, 2015 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. The undefeated Kazakhstani will face Martin Murray.
By Gyuzel Kamalova