Gennady Golovkin knocked out Kamil Szeremeta

2020-12-28 Football

A boxing show took place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, the main fight of which was the meeting between Gennady Golovkin and Kamil Szeremeta.

The Kazakhstani boxer from the beginning of the fight boxing with advantage. Already in the first round, the Kamil was knocked down for the first time. In the second round, he again visited the ring floor. Having stood in the next three minutes, Szeremeta was again knocked down in the fourth round. And the next time Szeremeta fell in the seventh round, and in the next round the referee had to stop the fight and award Golovkin an early victory.

This is the 21st successful defense of the world middleweight title for Golovkin, a new division record. Earlier, Golovkin shared the lead in the number of middleweight defenses with american legend Bernard Hopkins.

“It was very funny. Great people, great show, great atmosphere. I’m very glad because boxing is back. I’m still smart. I am proud of my team. Respect for Kamil’s coaches, his angle, stopping the fight was a smart decision, he was already ready. I felt my jab, my power, my distance. It would be too early to finish everything in the second round. I wanted to attract even more people to the screens. I thought, “Why not? We need more time to have some fun.” I’m ready for an opponent. Best for me people for DAZN. Another amazing boxing night between Alvarez and Smith awaits us. Who will win? Fans!” Golovkin said after fight.