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Gennady Golovkin ready for big time

Gennady Golovkin at weigh-ins for his WBA/IBO middleweight

(Credit: Top Rank/Chris Farina)

Gennady Golovkin may say he sole focus is on Matthew Macklin, but in the back of his mind he’s certainly thinking about a possible fight against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., and Felix Sturm. It wouldn’t be a shock if Sergio Martinez was part of his long term plans.

Golovkin (26-0, 23 KOs) will square off against Macklin (29-4, 20 KOs) at the MGM Grand in Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Ct. on...

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Martinez vs. Chavez Jr., plus Canelo Alvarez recap

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., left, and Sergio Martinez

(Credit: AP)

We'll be switching back and forth from HBO PPV over to Showtime for tonight's boxing.

The first major fight on the HBO card saw Cuban exile and former two-time gold medalist Guillermo Rigondeaux win a unanimous decision over Robert Marroquin to retain his WBA super bantamweight title. Rigondeaux dropped a bloodied Marroquin in the last round.

We are no switching over to Showtime to watch...

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Sergio Martinez and a night at the Garden

It was St. Patrick's Day. The Garden was hosting the Rangers against the Avalanche upstairs and the Sergio Martinez-Matthew Macklin middleweight title fight downstairs in the Theater. Here's out take with a video....

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Video preview: Martinez vs. Macklin

Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez defends his title against Matthew Macklin on Saturday night at the Theater in Madison Square Garden. Here is a video preview from HBO....

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