Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin on Training for His MSG Fight and How It Feels to Land a Knockout Punch

Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin on Training for His MSG Fight and How It Feels to Land a Knockout Punch

Gennady ‘Triple G’ Golovkin is ready to get back in the ring. After losing in 12 rounds in his last fight to Canelo Alvarez—the first loss of his career—the boxer is set to take on Steve Rolls on June 8 at Madison Square Garden. It’s his return fight, the first in a three-year, six-fight deal with DAZN.

The former WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, and IBO title holder has fought five times previously at Madison Square Garden, and it’s something that never gets old for Triple G.

“I mean, come on, it’s New York City and Madison Square Garden,” Golovkin told Men’s Journal. “It’s a dream for any boxer or athlete. Fighting there is on a different level. You feel the support from the fans at MSG and the city itself. … Read the rest