Canelo vs Golovkin

Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin


The fight for the middleweight world championship took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on 16 September 2017. Canelo Alvarez held the Ring Magazine title and was lineal middleweight champion. Gennady Golovkin was the undefeated middleweight world champion of the WBC, WBA (Super), IBF and IBO associations. The fight ended in a disputed draw (118-110, 113-115, 114-114).

The bout generated more than 1.3 million PPV purchases in the United States. Ticket sales reached the third highest revenue mark in boxing history, with the live gate bringing in $27,059,850.

Canelo vs Golovkin
Richard T Slone
Acrylic on canvas
36″ x 40″

The original is signed by both Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin

This artwork was reproduced on the cover of Ring Magazine in November 2017.