Golovkin smashes Macklin
This past Saturday night, WBA/IBO Middleweight World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin successfully defended his titles and improved his undefeated record to 27-0-0 with 24 stoppages with a devastating third round stoppage of top rated contender Matthew Macklin in the main event at The MGM Grand Theatre at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.
With his fourteenth straight knockout, Golovkin, boxing’s fastest rising superstar, improved his knockout ratio to 88.89%, highest among all active world champions in boxing and the highest in the history of the middleweight division.
The Golovkin/Macklin bout was telecast LIVE on HBO.
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