Golovkin’s draw with Canelo just raises the stakes

By Mark Whicker

LAS VEGAS — The two top gunslingers in the sport of boxing got together and finally said, “Draw.”

Twelve rounds later, so did the judges.

A fight conducted at the highest levels of the sport wound up dead even between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez, which means Golovkin keeps his three middleweight belts until they meet again.

The only controversial aspect — and, really, the only shadow on the night — was a cockeyed 118-110 vote for Canelo on the card of judge Adalaide Byrd. Dave Moretti gave Golovkin a two-point victory, and Don Trella called it even.

Afterward,Nevada State Commission chairman Bob [READ MORE HERE]

Source: OC Register

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