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WBC, WBA “super” and IBF middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (36-0, 33 KOs) of Kazakhstan and WBA “regular” middleweight champion Danny Jacobs (32-1, 29 KOs) of Brooklyn, New York continued their press conference tour Wednesday afternoon at the Conga Room at LA Live in downtown Los Angeles. Golovkin and Jacobs square off Saturday, March 18 at New York City’s Madison Square Garden live on HBO PPV.
K2 Promotions Tom Loeffler: “This is the fight to see who the best middleweight in the world. It’s a great matchup,” Loeffler said. “March 18 there will be fireworks.”
Golovkin: “Daniel is my favorite fighter. I am very excited for this fight. I respect Daniel and his team,” Golovkin said. “It’s important to see who is number one,” Golovkin added.
Abel Sanchez: “We are looking forward to fighting Sam and Al’s project. Danny is the regular champion and Gennady is the super champion. One will come out champion, see you all March 18,” Sanchez said.
Daniel Jacobs: “This has the material to be the best fight in a longtime. What we bring, it’s a cant miss fight. 2 guys in their prime that can punch,” Jacobs said. “Come March 18 I m sure it will be an entertaining fight. You will see the best Danny Jacobs,” Jacobs promised
Andre Rozier: “This fight is about two warriors. Give these two guys credit. These guys are putting it all on the line. Gennady thank you, Abel we will have fun,” Rozier said. “This fight will be the fight that puts Daniel in the position he wants to be in. On March 18, we look forward to a great show.”