Canelo and Golovkin Heat Up Their Rematch – By Marcelino Castillo. Less than 24 hours before the rematch kick-off press conference, Mexico’s Saul “El Canelo” Alvarez and Kazakhstan’s Gennady “GGG” Golovkin made some interviews via satellite with the Los Angeles media. They did not miss the opportunity to talk about the first fight they had and their predictions for the rematch that will take place May 5th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Canelo vs GGG 1 stopped the world of boxing and this bout is taking the same direction. The rematch will be officially presented to the public today, Feb. 27, at the Microsoft Square in L.A. The event is called “CANELO ALVAREZ AND GENNADY ‘GGG’ GOLOVKIN TO MEET FACE TO FACE” and is presented by Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions.
The doors will be open to the fans at 3:00 p.m. PST. Meanwhile, the fighters are scheduled to show up at 6:45 p.m. PST.
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