But this is as much a pick 'em fight as one can ever have.
This occurs when any die-hard aficionado of the sport starts to get that indescribable feeling of nervous energy in his or her gut, while imagining both men standing across the ring in opposite corners waiting for the first bell to ring. Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez are set to duke it out in Las Vegas to compete in one of the best pure matchups boxing has to offer.
In fact, money from interested gamblers has been placed on both sides of the heavy hitting match-up evenly. Come September 16 you'll be able to watch a real fight.
The visiting American has two defeats from 23 fights, the most notable being the sixth-round stoppage against Golovkin.
Exciting affair or chess match?Canelo vs.
A free live stream of Golovkin GGG versus Canelo Alvarez will be all over the Internet Saturday night, it will just be hard to find until the minutes leading up to the fight.
But will it play out that way? Check back following the event for the full results.
The latter could easily be the case in this "winner take all" Middleweight showdown.
And although many critics dismiss those victories and May's one-sided beating of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., veteran matchmaker Don Chargin says Alvarez's development of a whipping left hand to the body has reached near perfection - a throwback to the legacy of the best warrior boxers from Mexico.
You don't have to have cable to stream the fight.
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Golovkin stalks Canelo throughout the bout and outduels him in the pocket.
Come Saturday night (or Sunday morning, for those of us in the UK), it's worth removing all of the hype and expectation from your mind when the main event ringwalks begin.
So are the fans pouring into Vegas, the majority Canelo supporters also celebrating also celebrating Mexican Independence weekend.
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