The American website Businessinsider.com published its own rating of the 15 best boxers of our time, which also included Gennady Golovkin, the IBF / IBO world champion from Kazakhstan (40-1-1, 35 KOs), Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to Sports.kz .
"The man who popularized the phrase "Big drama show" played an important role. Before Golovkin became a professional, he was a titled amateur who won the gold medal of the World Championship 2003 and the silver medal of the 2004 Olympics.
Two years later, he became a pro, and four years later he won his first (temporary) world champion title, and quickly built a reputation thanks to his striking power.
“In his last fight, GGG regained the championship belt, having defeated the Ukrainian Sergey Derevyanchenko by a unanimous decision," the article says.
The full rating of TOP-15 is available here