Check out the tale of the tape for the upcoming WBA (Super) and IBO middleweight title fight between Gennady Golovkin and Marco Antonio Rubio.
Gennady Golovkin will be looking to further cement his superstar status when he defends his middleweight titles against Marco Antonio Rubio tonight.
The boxing crowd at the StubHub Center will be hoping for some brutal back and forth action between Golovkin and Rubio tonight, and these two fighters will most likely not disappoint the StubHub crowd given both of these fighter’s all-action boxing style.
Let’s take a look at the tale of the tape for the middleweight championship showdown between these two combatants that will air on HBO.
Tale of the tape: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio
|Gennady “GGG” Golovkin||Marco Antonio Rubio|
|Age: 32||Age: 34|
|Boxing Record: 30-0-0, 27 KOs||Boxing Record: 59-6-1, 51 KOs|
|Height: 5 feet 10 1/2 inches||Height: 6 feet 1 1/2 inches|
|Weight: *159 lbs.||Weight: *161.8 lbs.|
|Reach: 70 inches||Reach: 70 inches|
|Stance: Orthodox||Stance: Orthodox|
*This is actual weight these fighters weighed in at on the day before the fight. Fighters weigh in before the fight to ensure that both fighters weigh in at or under the agreed weight at.
Rubio did not make weight for this middleweight championship fight with Golovkin so he cannot win the middleweight title if he defeats Golovkin tonight. Instead, the title will become vacant if Rubio wins.
On another note, “The Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire will be fighting on the Golovkin/Rubio undercard tonight so this will make for an extra special treat for the StubHub Center crowd in Carson, California tonight.
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