Fitness | Technique | Mar 16 2017

The science behind Gennady Golovkin – part 2

Boxing Science's Danny Wilson explains why Gennady Golovkin hits so hard, and how you can too
Gennady Golovkin
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Catch up with part one here

THE undefeated, hard hitting  Gennady Golovkin looks set to become boxing’s next pay-per-view star. The unified middleweight world champion has risen from humble beginnings in his native Kazakhstan to world-wide fame thanks to becoming US giants HBO’s headline act.

GGG was always set for stardom following an outstanding amateur career, losing just 5 of his 345 competitive bouts. Golovkin has extended his strong reputation in the professional ranks by knocking out 91% of his opponents.