'Canelo' Alvarez dominates Chavez Jr., Golovkin next up

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How sick is this fight going be?! "And that's what I'm doing".

According to CompuBox, Alvarez landed 228 of 604 punches (38 percent) and Chavez landed just 71 of 302 (24 percent), which is extremely low for a 12-round fight.

"Luck is for the mediocre people", Alvarez responded, prompting a smile from GGG. "I had to improvise".

"First, I consider myself a person of strong mental strength, and I knew I had to focus".

Referring to himself as "the A side", Mayweather said there is no comparison in pay-per-view numbers, Mayweather's are far more than McGregor's.

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Immediately after the obligatory drubbing was dispensed, Alvarez and middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin of Russian announced that their mega-fight would happen September 16, 2017, the Mexican Independence Day holiday.

"In every one of my challenges I want to prove that I am the best active fighter and that I want to make history", Alvarez said of facing Golovkin. "We're close and I think we can get the fight done", Gomez said before an Alvarez-Chavez press conference Wednesday afternoon at MGM Grand.

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"I wanted to box but he went to the ropes and I just needed to throw more punches".

Golovkin strode toward the ring, the same one he'd appeared in a year earlier after being jilted by Alvarez.

"The percentages of a knockout are very high, are very good because of the styles, because of the knockout ratios of both", Alvarez, who'll face Chavez at a contracted catch weight of 164½ pounds, said through a translator. It was after the fight, however, in an announcement by Alvarez, that sent shockwaves through the arena.

"This is the most anticipated fight, right next to Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao, but the difference is this fight will have a lot of action, non-stop action".

"Boxing has had its share of ups and downs", he added. "Right now, we're living a great moment for boxing, and we will for a long time".

And Golovkin warned the 26-year-old he would not be in for such an easy ride on September 16.

Currently, Alvarez-Golovkin is the biggest fight in boxing.