The rise of celebrity fights and exhibitions in boxing has been met with mixed reactions. On the one hand, some fight fans love the idea of seeing Mike Tyson again, even if it is just and exhibition. For others, they find entertainment in watching people from other entertainment industries box.
Both Gennadiy “GGG” Golovkin and Canelo Alverez were back in action (on separate cards) after extended layoffs. The two fighters took different paths in their comeback. For Golovkin, his opponent was carefully picked out and presented no danger. The result was predictable. Golovkin stopped the overmatch Kamil Szeremeta in seven
Danny Jacobs looked like a fighter who is starting to get a visit from Father Time. Jacobs scored a debatable 115-113, 115-113, 113-115 split decision over Gabriel Rosado. Making the Cut scored the fight 114-114. After the fight, Jacobs told Chris Mannix of DAZN, “I still feel like there’s more
Baltimore native Malik Hawkins (18-1) suffered his first loss on Saturday night. Hawkins was stopped in 7th round by Subriel Matias. I make no excuses I loss. Respect to Matias he was the better man tonight. I’ll bounce back. — Malik Iceman Hawkins ❄️??♂️18-0/11 KO’s (@MalikHawkins20) October 25, 2020 Hawkins