WATCH: Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez Fight [FULL VIDEO REPLAY]

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Boxers Canelo Alvarez, left, and Gennady Golovkin, right, face-off during their weigh-in at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino on September 15, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

All bets were off when Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez met inside of the ring in one of the most anticipated fights in recent memory.

The fight lived up to its billing, with both fighters taking methodical shots at each other with GGG gaining the upper hand. Come round No. 10, all hell broke loose as GGG and Canelo teed off on each other.

GGG owned the first half of the fight, but a late surge by Canelo the final three rounds brought him even, the three judges said. At the end of it, the two boxers scrapped and clawed to a draw.

Canelo landed 218 total punches, with 210 of them coming to GGGs head region. GGG, on the other hand, landed 171.

Watch a video of the full fight below:


Golovkin is the current WBA, WBC, IBF and IBO middleweight title and is ranked as the best middleweight in the world by BoxRec and the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board. But Canelo was thought to be his most difficult challenge yet, and that looked to be the case throughout the fight.