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Golovkin-Murray fight ranked 6 in Best Boxing Fights from the First Quarter of 2015

Murray vs Golovkin. Photo ©  REUTERS Murray vs Golovkin. Photo © REUTERS

The Golovkin-Murray fight has been included in the 10 Best Boxing Fights from the First Quarter of 2015 by Bleacher Report, Tengrinews reports.

The fights took place on February 21 in Monte Carlo. Gennady Golovkin TKOed his opponent in the 11th round and successfully defended his WBA title. Golovkin scored 19 KOs in a row repeating Mike Tyson’s record. The Golovkin-Murray fight ranked 6th in the Best Boxing Fights from the First Quarter of 2015.

The complete rating:

10. Tyson Fury vs Christian Hammer (TKO 8)
9. Willie Monroe Jr. vs Bryan Vera (UD 12)
8. Deontay Wilder vs Bermane Stiverne (UD)
7. Jermell Charlo vs Vanes Martirosyan (UD)
6. Gennady Golovkin vs Martin Murray (TKO 11)
5. Sergey Kovalev vs Jean Pascal (TKO 8)
4. Carl Frampton vs Chris Avalos (TKO 5)
3. Arthur Abraham vs Paul Smith (UD)
2. Chris Eubank Jr. vs Dmitry Chudinov (TKO 12)
1. Keith Thurman vs Robert Guerrero (UD).

Next, Golovkin is facing Willie Monroe Jr on May 16 in the USA.

By Gyuzel Kamalova

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