Canelo Alvarez vs GGG 3: Live round-by-round updates

Canelo Alvarez vs GGG 3: Live round-by-round updates

Canelo Alvarez vs GGG 3 live round-by-round updates on MMA Fighting, one of the top boxing fights of the year taking place Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The main event is expected to begin at around 11 p.m. ET on the DAZN pay-per-view. Check out our Canelo vs GGG 3 results page to find out what happened on the undercard.

This is the third meeting between the two fighters. The first time they fought in 2017 it was considered a split draw and lvarez won a majority decision on GGG on 15 September 2018.

Canelo Alvarez has published his WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO, and . defended ring Super middleweight title in the competition.

Watch the Canelo Alvarez vs GGG 3 main event live blog below.

The main event is ahead.

The national anthem is next, with Kazakhstan first.

We’re getting three anthems with Mexico, followed by the US

Golovkin, the challenger, walks into the ring first. arena is shaking army of seven nations Blast through the speakers to mark their entrance.

A tremendous pop for defending champion Canelo as he enters with live musical accompaniment.

Your referee for this contest is Russell Mora.

round 1: Golovkin acts by ringing the right bell. Canelo wants to turn on his own jab as they spend their time measuring each other. Step-in Left Hook by Canelo. Looking at the body to the right by Canelo. No more output than any fighter in less than a minute to get to the opening round. Canelo had more success with his jab, taking an uneventful time in the first three minutes.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores.

Second Round: Canelo lands a jab, then adventures with a lunge. Golovkin is getting busy with his jab. Canelo scoring, but was not able to land his heavy punches. Jab by Canelo, Golovkin attacks the body. Canelo material to jab away. Right hand to body for Canelo. The action is still somewhat probable through round two.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. In total, 20-18 canelo.

Round 3: Brilliant counter from Canelo Lands, the biggest shot of the fight so far. Canelo doubles up on the jab. Golovkin uses his own jab to organize things. Canelo rushes forward. Golovkin connects with a jab. Canelo a land of its own.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. In total, 30-27 canelo.

Round 4: Canelo punches well together, with Golovkin unable to do anything more than a jab. Canelo is also doing his job. Right hand on top for Canelo, then right hand across body. A combo sets up a shiny right hand in the chin for Canelo. Golovkin lands a jab, but Canelo gets it to the right again.

MMA Fighting rounds 10–9, Canelo scores. In total, 40-36 canelo.

Round 5: Golovkin triples on a jab. Canelo is following him, on the body to the right, then to the left. Canelo gives another good rip to the body. Jab body blow combo score for Canelo. Golovkin began to throw out his right hand. Canelo with good head movement. Golovkin pops him with a jab. Left hook by Canelo, then a body shot that causes an off-balance Golovkin to take a few steps back. Correct overhand score for Canelo. The champion pulling away at the end of a close round.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. In total, 50-45 canelo.

Round 6: Canelo with a jab to open Round 6 and near him Golovkin is circling away. As Golovkin tries to work his way out, Canelo hits him over the body and lands a short hook. Golovkin with 1-2. He stops Canelo from jab. Canelo rips the body. Golovkin’s offense seems to dwindle a bit before he hits an uppercut. Another stern left for Canelo to land the body.

MMA Fighting rounds 10–9, Canelo scores. In total, 60-54 canelo.

Round 7: Canelo scores with a left hand and Golovkin avoids a couple of counters. Right cross by Canelo leads to a clinic. Left hook scores for Canelo. Uppercut by Canelo. He’s following and Golovkin just isn’t putting much in there. He caresses Canelo’s body. Canelo hit Golovkin with his right hand. He’s holding a steady jab that Golovkin doesn’t understand.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. In total, 70-63 Canelo.

Round 8: There’s a jab from Golovkin, but we have yet to see much more than that. Canelo with another left hook as they circle. He throws another left that lands. Canelo wins the exchange of the left. He takes his left side to Golovkin’s body. The when-and-body combo lands for Canelo. Golovkin is showing signs of life, but Canelo immediately supports him with a counter. Right hand score for Golovkin.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. In total, 80-72 canelo.

Round 9: Canelo triples on the jab, then runs with a left and right. Uppercut to body by Canelo. Correct overhand score for Canelo. Canelo still beats Golovkin to the punch. Golovkin with a jab and he finally lets go of some power punches as Canelo goes on the defensive. Canelo doubles up on a jab. Golovkin a right land. Left hand to Golovkin, then straight right hand. Canelo answers with two clean punches. Canelo dodges the body.

MMA Fighting scored round 10-9 Golovkin. Overall, 89-82 Canelo.

Round 10: Golovkin definitely lost after winning one round in the end. Straight left scores for Golovkin. Canelo lands an uppercut, shaking it to head and body. Hard body shot by Canelo. Uppercut by Golovkin. Canelo left with a counter. Both fighters want to establish their jab. Short punch inside the ground for Canelo.

MMA Fighting Round 10-9, Canelo scores. Overall, 99-91 Canelo.

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