Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin live stream and fight updates tonight

Intense final press conference as Canelo and Golokvin prepare to end rivalry with trilogy bout

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin will square off for the third and presumably final time tonight as the pair seek a clear conclusion to what has been a controversial rivalry.

Canelo (57-2-2, 39 knockouts) and “GGG” (42-1-1, 37 KOs) first clashed at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in September 2017, fighting to a controversial split draw when most observers believed that then-unified middleweight champion Golovkin had done enough to claim the victory. Twelve months later in the same venue, the rivals clashed again and produced an instant classic. Again, many felt that GGG had deserved the win, but Canelo took the titles from the Kazakh with a majority-decision win – marking the first loss of Golovkin’s professional career.

Four years on, Golovkin and Canelo are set for another September showdown at the T-Mobile Arena, this time with the Mexican’s super-middleweight titles on the line. Alvarez, 32, enters the bout on the back of just the second defeat of his pro career, a points loss to light-heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol in May. Meanwhile, age is not on GGG’s side as the 40-year-old looks to finally score an official victory over Canelo, but he is at least in form – having last competed in April, when he stopped Ryota Murata in the ninth round. Tonight, one of boxing’s great modern rivalries looks set to be decided for good. Follow live updates and results from the main event and undercard, below.


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Austin Williams def. Kieron Conway via unanimous decision (96-93, 97-92, 97-92).

Williams stays unbeaten, moving to 12-0 and becoming WBA International middleweight champion!


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Williams vs Conway – Round 10

Conway presses forward in search of the finish that he needs. Again the fight is paused so that the Briton’s left glove can be re-taped up.

Back under way. Williams lunges forward repeatedly, ducking his head and flinging overhand punches off both wings.

He then opts for a more disciplined approach with a jab to the body.

We’ll go to the judges’ scorecards.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 9

Williams puts down Conway with an uppercut! The Briton is quickly back on his feet, and his corner complains that there shouldn’t be a count.

Conway’s nose is bloodied up. He needs a knockout as the final round approaches.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 8

A snapping left straight connects for Williams as he steps in at the start of this eighth round – the eighth of 10.

Now Williams jabs to the body, before clinching Conway, who had a couple of strong rounds in the middle of this fight but needs more output here.

A right to the head and left to the body follow from Williams. We’ll have a brief pause in the action as Conway’s left glove is re-taped up.

Back under way. Williams times a jab nicely, just before Conway misses with his own shot.

The Briton then lands two sharp jabs in quick succession, however.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 7

A considerable right hook lands for Williams with Conway backed into the corner.

Now the American starts to find a home for his left hand.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 6

Williams looks a tad frustrated here, though he’s likely still ahead on the judges’ scorecards.

“One shot, that’s all he’s got, that same backhand,” Conway’s coach shouts as the Briton blocks a number of straight lefts from Williams.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 5

Williams staggers somewhat after a right hook from Conway. Was it the impact of the punch or a trip? Hard to say.

Potentially the latter, as he stumbles away later in the round after throwing a straight shot to the body of Conway.

Conway is growing in confidence and briefly fights on the front foot – for the first time in this fight.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 4

Conway looks to get Williams off him with a one-two. Now a two-one, so to speak.

Williams with a southpaw left hook to the chest. Conway tries to time his own jab with a bit of irregularity to catch out Williams.

A few nice counter hooks from the Briton late in the round, as Williams seeks big overhand shots with Conway on the ropes.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 3

More forward pressure from Willliams, who tries for an uppercut but is beaten to the punch – pun intended – by Conway, who flicks some jabs onto the American’s chin.

Conway rolls under a wide left hook from Williams. Now a left hook lands on “Ammo”’s guard, but he’ll have felt some of the impact there.

Williams looks to stay disciplined and targets the body of Conway.

Conway is starting to clinch a little in this round.


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Williams vs Conway – Round 2

Williams’ coach urges him to be “quick” as the second round arrives.

The American jabs to the body of Conway, and again, and again. Next time it’s a left cross to the body. Conway tries to jab to the head of Williams to deter him somewhat, but “Ammo” is maintaining range well.

A left straight gets through for Williams and snaps back the head of Conway, who is now backed into the corner. Another straight left lands for “Ammo”.

Conway tries a right hook to the body, but Williams blocks it.

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