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When is Golovkin vs Falcao?
Gennady Golovkin could fight Esquiva Falcao in Spring 2023 in the United States.
The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
Golovkin vs Falcao stats
Gennady Golovkin would step into the ring with a record of 42 wins, 2 loses and 1 draw, 37 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Esquiva Falcao would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 30 wins and 0 draws, with 20 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Golovkin would have a large advantage in power over Falcao, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Falcao's 67%.
Gennady Golovkin is the older man by 8 years, at 40 years old.
Falcao has 2-inch reach advantage.
Gennady Golovkin fights out of the orthodox stance, while Esquiva Falcao is a southpaw.
Golovkin is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 15 more fights, and made his debut in 2006, 7 years and 9 months earlier than Falcao, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 89 more professional rounds, 240 to Falcao's 151.
Gennady Golovkin goes into the fight ranked number 1 by the RING at middleweight.
Esquiva Falcao is currently ranked number 7 by the WBC, 5 by the WBO and 1 by the IBF in the 160lb division.
Golovkin vs Falcao form
Golovkin has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 17th September 2022 by unanimous decision in their The Ring Super Middleweight, WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight and IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Ryota Murata on 9th April 2022 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBA Super World Middleweight and IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Going into that contest, he had beat Kamil Szeremeta on 18th December 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Florida, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Sergiy Derevyanchenko on 5th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York.
He had won against Steve Rolls on 8th June 2019 by knockout in the 4th round at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Falcao remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Patrice Volny on 20th November 2021 by technical decision in their 6 round contest at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Artur Akavov on 20th February 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada.
Going into that contest, he had beat Morrama Dheisw de Araujo Santos on 29th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Arena de Lutas, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Before that, he had won against Jorge Daniel Miranda on 29th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Arena de Lutas, Sao Paulo.
He had beat Manny Woods on 9th November 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Chukchansi Park, California, United States.
In terms of recent activity, Esquiva Falcao has been fighting more than Gennady Golovkin.
Gennady Golovkin last fought 2 months and 14 days ago, while Esquiva Falcao's last outing was 1 year and 11 days ago.
Golovkin's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 23 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
Falcao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 19 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.8 rounds on average.
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