• Fight Date: Sat, Sep 17, 2022

On Saturday, September 17 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, USA Saul «Canelo» Alvarez will meet Gennady «GGG» Golovkin for WBC, WBO, IBF, WBA (Super) and The Ring titles in a 12-round super middleweight bout.

Saul Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin

 Note

Arena, date and time can change.

Saul Alvarez
Saul Alvarez
Canelo
Gennady Golovkin
Gennady Golovkin
GGG
Country MexicoMexico
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
KazakhstanKazakhstan
Karaganda, Kazakhstan
Age 32 years 40 years
Pro 16 years 16 years
Height 5′ 8″ (173 cm) 5′ 10½″ (179 cm)
Reach 70½″ (178 cm) 70″ (178 cm)
Division super middleweight
(168 lbs / 76,2 kg)
middleweight
(160 lbs / 72,57 kg)
Stance

orthodox

orthodox
Titles
WBC (Franchise) (middleweight); WBC, WBO, IBF, WBA (Super), The Ring (super middleweight)

IBO, IBF, WBA (Super) (middleweight)
Record 57 - 2 - 2
(39 KOs)
42 - 1 - 1
(37 KOs)
KOs 68% 88%
Inactive 133 days 161 days
Advant.
Saul Alvarez won by unanimous decision (UD) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, September 17 at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.

Arena

The fight will be held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

On which TV channel or streaming service can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Saul Alvarez versus Gennady Golovkin?

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Alvarez vs. Golovkin Full Fight Highlights

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Who fights on Saturday, September 17?
Fight card subject to change.

Division Fighter #1 Fighter #2 Notes
super middleweight (168 lbs)Saul Alvarez
(57 - 2 - 2)
Gennadiy Golovkin
(42 - 1 - 1)
IBF World
WBA Super World
WBC World
WBC "Zapotec Jaguar Warrior"
WBO World
The Ring
super flyweight (115 lbs)Jesse Rodriguez Franco
(16 - 0 - 0)
Israel Gonzalez
(28 - 4 - 1)
WBC World
super middleweight (168 lbs)Ali Akhmedov
(18 - 1 - 0)
Gabriel Rosado
(26 - 15 - 1)
IBF North American (vacant)
WBC Silver (vacant)
middleweight (160 lbs)Austin Williams
(11 - 0 - 0)
Kieron Conway
(18 - 2 - 1)
WBA International (vacant)
super middleweight (168 lbs)Diego Pacheco
(15 - 0 - 0)
Enrique Collazo
(16 - 2 - 1)
WBC United States (vacant)
lightweight (135 lbs)Marc Castro
(7 - 0 - 0)
Kevin Montiel Mendoza
(7 - 1 - 2)
super lightweight (140 lbs)Aaron Aponte
(6 - 0 - 0)
Fernando Angel Molina
(8 - 0 - 0)
super flyweight (115 lbs)Anthony Herrera
(2 - 0 - 1)
Delvin McKinley
(4 - 3 - 1)
Saul «Canelo» Alvarez

Saul «Canelo» Alvarez

Saul Alvarez is a Mexican boxer.
As a professional athlete, Alvarez has been performing for 16 years.

Info

There are eight children in the Alvarez family: seven boys and one girl.
Growing up on his family's farm, where Saul rode horses with his brothers and sister. He loves riding still.

All brothers engaged in boxing. Three of them, Ramón, Ricardo and Rigoberto, became professional boxers, and Rigoberto Alvarez is former Interim WBA world champion.

Saul started boxing at the age of 13.
At the age of 15 he made his debut in professional boxing.

Saul's nickname "Canelo" is translated from Spanish as "cinnamon", which is a common nickname for people with red hair.

Canelo and his daughter

Canelo and his daughter

Last fight

The last fight of Saul Alvarez took place on May 7, 2022 against Dmitrii BivolDmitrii Bivol.
Alvarez lost by unanimous decision (UD).

Saul Alvarez vs. Dmitrii Bivol 

Saul Alvarez's last fight

First world title

On March 5, 2011 Saul Alvarez became the WBC super welterweight champion in a fight for the vacant title.

And the new...

WBC World champion Saul Alvarez

WBC World champion Saul Alvarez

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 61
  • Wins: 57
  • Wins by KO: 39
  • Wins by dec: 18
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 2

Professional career

How many fights did Saul Alvarez have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2024-05-04 Jaime Munguia
(43 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2023-09-30 Jermell Charlo
(35 - 1 - 1)
Win
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2023-05-06 John Ryder
(32 - 5 - 0)
Win
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2022-09-17 Gennadiy Golovkin
(42 - 1 - 1)
Win
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2022-05-07 Dmitrii Bivol
(19 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBA (Super) World Light Heavyweight
2021-11-06 Caleb Plant
(21 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2021-05-08 Billy Joe Saunders
(30 - 0 - 0)
Win
RTD
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2021-02-27 Avni Yildirim
(21 - 2 - 0)
Win
RTD
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
2020-12-19 Callum Smith
(27 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight (vacant)
2019-11-02 Sergey Kovalev
(34 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
WBO World Light Heavyweight
2019-05-04 Daniel Jacobs
(35 - 2 - 0)
Win
UD
IBF World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2018-12-15 Rocky Fielding
(27 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBA World Super Middleweight
2018-09-15 Gennadiy Golovkin
(38 - 0 - 1)
Win
MD
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2017-09-16 Gennadiy Golovkin
(37 - 0 - 0)
Draw
SD
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2017-05-06 Julio Cesar Chavez Jr
(50 - 2 - 1)
Win
UD
2016-09-17 Liam Smith
(23 - 0 - 1)
Win
KO
WBO World Super Welterweight
2016-05-07 Amir Khan
(31 - 3 - 0)
Win
KO
WBC World Middleweight
2015-11-21 Miguel Cotto
(40 - 4 - 0)
Win
UD
WBC Diamond Middleweight (vacant)
WBC World Middleweight (vacant)
2015-05-09 James Kirkland
(32 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
2014-07-12 Erislandy Lara
(19 - 1 - 2)
Win
SD
2014-03-08 Alfredo Angulo
(22 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
2013-09-14 Floyd Mayweather Jr
(44 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
WBA (Super) World Super Welterweight
WBC World Super Welterweight
2013-04-20 Austin Trout
(26 - 0 - 0)
Win
UD
WBA World Super Welterweight
WBC World Super Welterweight
2012-09-15 Josesito Lopez
(30 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC World Super Welterweight
2012-05-05 Shane Mosley
(46 - 7 - 1)
Win
UD
WBC World Super Welterweight
2011-11-26 Kermit Cintron
(33 - 4 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBC World Super Welterweight
2011-09-17 Alfonso Gomez
(23 - 4 - 2)
Win
TKO
WBC World Super Welterweight
2011-06-18 Ryan Rhodes
(45 - 4 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC World Super Welterweight
2011-03-05 Matthew Hatton
(41 - 4 - 2)
Win
UD
WBC World Super Welterweight (vacant)
2010-12-04 Lovemore Ndou
(48 - 11 - 2)
Win
UD
WBC Silver Super Welterweight
2010-09-18 Carlos Manuel Baldomir
(45 - 12 - 6)
Win
KO
WBC Silver Super Welterweight
2010-07-10 Luciano Leonel Cuello
(26 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC Silver Super Welterweight (vacant)
2010-05-01 Jose Miguel Cotto
(31 - 1 - 1)
Win
TKO
2010-03-06 Brian Camechis
(19 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight
2009-12-05 Lanardo Tyner
(21 - 2 - 0)
Win
UD
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight
2009-09-15 Carlos Leonardo Herrera
(21 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBC Youth World Welterweight
2009-08-08 Marat Khuzeev
(18 - 4 - 1)
Win
KO
WBC Youth World Welterweight (vacant)
2009-06-06 Jeferson Luis Goncalo
(19 - 3 - 3)
Win
KO
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight
2009-04-11 Michel Rosales Hernandez
(23 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight
2009-02-21 Euri Gonzalez
(17 - 0 - 1)
Win
TKO
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight
WBO Latino Welterweight
2009-01-17 Luis Antonio Fitch
(12 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
North American Boxing Federation Welterweight (vacant)
2008-12-05 Raul Pinzon
(16 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
WBA Fedecentro Welterweight
2008-10-24 Larry Mosley
(15 - 2 - 2)
Win
UD
2008-08-02 Carlos Adan Jerez
(27 - 9 - 3)
Win
UD
WBA Fedecentro Welterweight
2008-06-28 Miguel Vazquez
(21 - 2 - 0)
Win
UD
2008-06-06 Francisco Villanueva
(5 - 17 - 2)
Win
SD
2008-04-18 Gabriel Martinez
(17 - 0 - 1)
Win
RTD
WBA Fedecentro Welterweight
2008-03-14 Francisco Villanueva
(4 - 15 - 2)
Win
TKO
2008-02-22 Axel Rodrigo Solis
(3 - 7 - 2)
Win
KO
2007-12-15 Sean Holley
(8 - 21 - 2)
Win
TKO
2007-08-31 Ricardo Cano
(13 - 4 - 3)
Win
UD
2007-08-18 Christian Solano
(22 - 9 - 3)
Win
UD
2007-06-01 Jesus Abel Hernandez
(16 - 13 - 1)
Win
TKO
2007-05-19 Victor Emilio Marquez
(2 - 6 - 0)
Win
KO
2007-03-30 Ivan Illescas
(4 - 5 - 0)
Win
KO
2007-03-02 Javier Martinez
(debut)
Win
TKO
2006-12-08 Daniel Martinez
(0 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
2006-09-29 Francisco Villanueva
(4 - 5 - 0)
Win
KO
2006-09-15 Cristian Hernandez
(0 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
2006-07-21 Juan Hernandez
(2 - 2 - 0)
Win
KO
2006-06-17 Jorge Juarez
(3 - 6 - 0)
Draw
SD
2006-02-10 Pedro Lopez
(0 - 0 - 1)
Win
KO
2006-01-20 Miguel Vazquez
(debut)
Win
SD
2005-11-26 Pablo Alvarado
(0 - 1 - 0)
Win
KO
2005-10-29 Abraham Gonzalez
(0 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO

All Saul Alvarez's losses

Who all beat Saul Alvarez?

Saul Alvarez's defeat

Saul Alvarez's defeat

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-05-07 Dmitrii Bivol
(19 - 0 - 0)
Loss
UD
WBA (Super) World Light Heavyweight
2013-09-14 Floyd Mayweather Jr
(44 - 0 - 0)
Loss
MD
WBA (Super) World Super Welterweight
WBC World Super Welterweight

Saul «Canelo» Alvarez Highlights

Gennady «GGG» Golovkin

Gennady «GGG» Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin is a Kazakhstani boxer.
As a professional athlete, Golovkin has been performing for 16 years.

Last fight

The last fight of Gennady Golovkin took place on April 9, 2022 against Ryota MurataRyota Murata.
Golovkin won by retirement (RTD).

Gennady Golovkin vs. Ryota Murata 

Gennady Golovkin's last fight

First world title

On October 4, 2010 Gennady Golovkin became the WBA middleweight champion in a fight for the vacant title.

And the new...

WBA World champion Gennady Golovkin

WBA World champion Gennady Golovkin

Boxing record

  • Total fights: 44
  • Wins: 42
  • Wins by KO: 37
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by dec: 1
  • Draws: 1

Professional career

How many fights did Gennady Golovkin have?

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-09-17 Saul Alvarez
(57 - 2 - 2)
Loss
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2022-04-09 Ryota Murata
(16 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
2020-12-18 Kamil Szeremeta
(21 - 0 - 0)
Win
RTD
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
2019-10-05 Sergiy Derevyanchenko
(13 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
IBF World Middleweight (vacant)
IBO World Middleweight (vacant)
2019-06-08 Steve Rolls
(19 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
2018-09-15 Saul Alvarez
(49 - 1 - 2)
Loss
MD
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2018-05-05 Vanes Martirosyan
(36 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2017-09-16 Saul Alvarez
(49 - 1 - 1)
Draw
SD
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2017-03-18 Daniel Jacobs
(32 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2016-09-10 Kell Brook
(36 - 0 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight
2016-04-23 Dominic Wade
(18 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC Interim World Middleweight
2015-10-17 David Lemieux
(34 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBF World Middleweight
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC Interim World Middleweight
2015-05-16 Willie Monroe Jr
(19 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC Interim World Middleweight
2015-02-21 Martin Murray
(29 - 1 - 1)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC Interim World Middleweight
2014-10-18 Marco Antonio Rubio
(59 - 6 - 1)
Win
KO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC Interim World Middleweight
2014-07-26 Daniel Geale
(30 - 2 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
2014-02-01 Adama Osumanu
(22 - 3 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2013-11-02 Curtis Stevens
(25 - 3 - 0)
Win
RTD
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2013-06-29 Matthew Macklin
(29 - 4 - 0)
Win
KO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2013-03-30 Nobuhiro Ishida
(24 - 8 - 2)
Win
KO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2013-01-19 Gabriel Rosado
(21 - 5 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2012-09-01 Grzegorz Proksa
(28 - 1 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2012-05-12 Makoto Fuchigami
(19 - 6 - 0)
Win
TKO
IBO World Middleweight
WBA World Middleweight
2011-12-09 Lajuan Simon
(23 - 3 - 2)
Win
KO
IBO World Middleweight (vacant)
WBA World Middleweight
2011-06-17 Kassim Ouma
(27 - 7 - 1)
Win
TKO
WBA World Middleweight
2010-12-16 Nilson Julio Tapia
(14 - 2 - 1)
Win
KO
WBA World Middleweight
2010-08-14 Milton Nunez
(21 - 1 - 1)
Win
KO
WBA Interim World Middleweight
2009-11-21 Mikhail Makarov
(10 - 0 - 0)
Win
KO
2009-07-11 John Anderson Carvalho de Souza
(19 - 3 - 1)
Win
KO
WBO Inter-Continental Middleweight (vacant)
2009-04-25 Anthony Greenidge
(13 - 2 - 1)
Win
KO
2009-01-17 Javier Alberto Mamani
(35 - 7 - 1)
Win
TKO
2008-11-22 Malik Dziarra
(29 - 3 - 0)
Win
RTD
2008-06-21 Amar Amari
(13 - 9 - 1)
Win
UD
2008-05-10 Ibrahim Sid
(9 - 4 - 2)
Win
TKO
2008-04-05 Ian Gardner
(20 - 3 - 0)
Win
UD
2008-02-29 Tshepo Mashego
(15 - 8 - 0)
Win
KO
2007-09-07 Mehdi Bouadla
(11 - 1 - 0)
Win
UD
2007-05-25 Siarhei Khamitski
(19 - 3 - 1)
Win
TKO
2007-02-27 Simon Mokoena
(10 - 9 - 4)
Win
RTD
2006-12-02 Sylvain Gomis
(12 - 12 - 3)
Win
KO
2006-10-21 Jorge Ariel Garcia
(9 - 4 - 2)
Win
KO
2006-09-19 Martins Kukulis
(1 - 10 - 0)
Win
RTD
2006-08-22 Daniel Urbanski
(5 - 1 - 2)
Win
RTD
2006-07-29 Siarhei Navarka
(6 - 9 - 0)
Win
TKO
2006-05-06 Gabor Balogh
(1 - 22 - 3)
Win
KO

All Gennady Golovkin's losses

Who all beat Gennady Golovkin?

Gennady Golovkin's defeat

Gennady Golovkin's defeat

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Date Opponent Result Notes
2022-09-17 Saul Alvarez
(57 - 2 - 2)
Loss
UD
IBF World Super Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Super Middleweight
WBC World Super Middleweight
WBO World Super Middleweight
2018-09-15 Saul Alvarez
(49 - 1 - 2)
Loss
MD
IBO World Middleweight
WBA (Super) World Middleweight
WBC World Middleweight

Gennady «GGG» Golovkin Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Favorite
    Alvarez to win: 1/4
  • Underdog
    Golovkin to win: 3/1
  • Draw: 17/1

Prediction

Jacob Baker
Who will win: Alvarez or Golovkin?

Alvarez and Golovkin are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the boxers will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Gennady Golovkin will win by unanimous decision.

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