By Round By Round Boxing
Posted: March 20, 2016
Los Angeles, CA (March 19, 2016) Boxing Superstar and Unified Middleweight World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin will head to the Auto Park Speedway in Fontana, California on Sunday as a special guest of auto racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. as he competes in the 2016 Nascar Auto Club 400 Race.
Gennady is a fan of Earnhardt Jr. and with the close proximity of the race to his training camp agreed to attend. This will be Golovkin’s first auto race and the first time these two titans of their sport will meet.
While on-site Dale Jr. has arranged for Gennady to meet many of the other drivers and be introduced to the attending media at a pre-race press availability that Dale Jr. is hosting.
Golovkin will be joined by his trainer, Abel Sanchez, the 2015 Trainer of the Year and Tom Loeffler, Managing Director of K2 Promotions.
The NASCAR Auto Club 400 starts at 12:30pm PT.
Boxing Superstar and Undefeated, Unified World Middleweight Champion Gennady, “GGG” Golovkin, 34-0 (31KO’s) will defend his titles (WBA, IBF, IBO and WBC “Interim’) against Undefeated Mandatory Challenger Dominic Wade, 18-0 (12KO’s) on Saturday, April 23 at the Fabulous Forum in the main event at UNDEFEATED.
Co-featured will be Consensus #1 Pound-For-Pound Fighter and WBC Flyweight World Champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, 44-0 (38KO’s) battling World Ranked Contender McWilliams Arroyo, 16-2 (14KO’s) of Puerto Rico.
Both bouts will be televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Tickets for UNDEFEATED, priced at $400, $300, $200, $100, $60 and $30, are now on sale through Ticketmaster (Ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000) and the Forum Box Office.
Golovkin vs. Wade is promoted by K2 Promotions, GGG Promotions and in association with TGB Promotions. Gonzalez vs. McWilliams is presented by K2 Promotions in association with Teiken Promotions and PR Best Boxing Promotions.
Photo by Will Hart/K2 Promotions