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Gennady Golovkin (G.G.G)

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The Resume

    (April 8, 1982- )
    Born in Karaganda, Kazakhstan
    Birth name is Gennadiy Gennadyevich Golovkin
    Nicknamed 'Triple G'
    WBC Middleweight Champ (2016-18)
    Olympic Silver Medalist (2004)
    WBA Middleweight Champ (2010-2018)
    Lost to Canelo Alvarez (September 15, 2018) in a rematch to defend his WBC Belt
    As of May 2019, record is 38-2 (including 1 draw)

Why he might be annoying:

    He slightly resembles Alfred E. Neuman.
    He was stripped of his IBF world title due to not adhering to the orrganizational rules (June 6, 2018)
    He claimed that his older brothers would take him into bad neighborhoods and encourage him to fight complete strangers as a Kindergartner to 'toughen him up.'
    He accused opponent Canelo Alvarez of being a long-term 'drug cheat' protected by corrupt boxing officials.
    Many believe his fight with Alvarez was called a draw because the judges wanted a rematch to recoup potential lost revenue.
    He told TMZ he would be open to fighting 'both' Conor McGregor and Khabib in an MMA-boxing match.

Why he might not be annoying:

    He is humble and soft-spoken.
    He speaks four languages (Kazakh, Russian, German and English) and is part-Korean.
    He cites his favorite athletes as Michael Phelps and Michael Jordan.
    He lost two of his older brothers in the 1990s while they were serving in the former Soviet Union’s armed forces.
    He uses Mexican boxing techniques taught to him by coach Abel Sánchez, a Tijuana native.
    He was ranked as the world's second best active middleweight.
    His twin brother bowed out of the Athens Olympics so that he could represent Kazakhstan in the one available slot left.
    His bouts with Alvarez generated over two million pay-per-view buys with the rematch named 'Fight of the Year' by the Ring Magazine.

Credit: BoyWiththeGreenHair

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Year In Review:

    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 1 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 11 Votes: 81.82% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 4 Votes: 75.00% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 16 Votes: 56.25% Annoying