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The rematch between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez is apparently back on, with Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya announcing the two stars have agreed to fight Sept. 15.
Oscar De La Hoya @OscarDeLaHoya
I’m happy to inform that we have a fight September 15!!!! #CaneloGGG2
Feliz De informar que si tenemos pelea Septiembre 15!!! #CaneloGGG2 https://t.co/gI3QmR0eXe
Golovkin and Alvarez were originally scheduled for a May 5 bout, but Alvarez had to pull out of the event following two positive tests for a banned substance.
De La Hoya’s announcement came shortly after negotiations between Alvarez’s and Golovkin’s respective camps looked to be breaking down.
The Los Angeles Times‘ Lance Pugmire reported Wednesday that Golo