Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez press conference

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Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez held a press conference in New York City on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, for their middleweight fight in September in Las Vegas.

IBF and WBC middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

IBF and WBC middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin poses for a photograph during an interview at The Associated Press, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in New York. The undefeated "Triple G" (37-0, 33 knockouts) puts his middleweight belts on the line against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), Sept. 16th in a highly anticipated superfight.

IBF and WBC world middleweight boxing champion Gennady
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

IBF and WBC world middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin, left, poses beside a giant photograph of his upcoming opponent, six-time title holder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez of Mexico, during an interview ahead of their Sept. 16th Las Vegas superfight, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at The Associated Press in New York.

Six time boxing title holder Saul
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

Six time boxing title holder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, right, of Mexico, sits beside a giant photograph of his upcoming opponent, IBF and WBC world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, during an interview, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at The Associated Press headquarters in New York. Alvarez faces Golovkin Sept. 16 in Las Vegas in a highly anticipated boxing "superfight." Referring to the bout, Alvarez said, "It's gonna be a tough fight and (my team) is aware of this. But people wanted to see this fight and that's why we made it happen, to delight the fans."

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Six-time boxing title holder Saul
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

Six-time boxing title holder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, right, of Mexico sits beside a giant photograph of upcoming opponent, IBF and WBC world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin during an interview, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at The Associated Press headquarters in New York. In the most anticipated superfight since Mayweather- Pacquiao, the pair will face off Sept. 16th in Las Vegas. Referring to the bout, Alvarez said, "It's gonna be a tough fight and (my team) is aware of this. But people wanted to see this fight and that's why we made it happen, to delight the fans."

Six-time boxing title holder Saul
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

Six-time boxing title holder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, of Mexico, sits between giant photographic portraits of himself, right, and his upcoming opponent, IBF and WBC world middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin during an interview, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at The Associated Press headquarters in New York. In a highly anticipated boxing "superfight," Alvarez will face Golovkin Sept. 16th in Las Vegas. Alvarez said, "It's gonna be a tough fight and (my team) is aware of this. But people wanted to see this fight and that's why we made it happen, to delight the fans."

IBF and WBC world middleweight boxing champion Gennady
(Credit: AP / Kathy Willens)

IBF and WBC world middleweight boxing champion Gennady Golovkin poses beside a giant photograph of himself during an interview in advance of his Sept. 16th "super fight" against Mexican middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, Tuesday, June 20, 2017, in New York.

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