Golovkin-Lemieux to fight October 17
- Updated: July 25, 2015
The mouthwatering middleweight unification bout between Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux is a reality.
Just moments ago, an ecstatic Lemieux made the announcement on Twitter.
The fight is on!!! Golovkin yes finally this is exciting!!! Lets war!
— David Lemieux (@lemieuxboxing) July 25, 2015
About an hour earlier, Golovkin tweeted the cryptic words “Who is ready for exciting #GGG news?” and according to ESPN, the fight will take place on October 17 on HBO PPV from Madison Square Garden in New York.
Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs) is coming off a knockout win over Willie Monroe while Lemieux (34-2, 31 KOs) recently won a vacant title by decisioning Hassan N’Dam.