Category - Amateur
After ending his amateur career in 2005, golovkin signed with the universum box-promotion (ubp) and made his professional debut in may 2006. By the end of 2008, golovkins record stood at 140 (11 ko) and while he had few wins over boxers regarded as legitimate contenders, he was regarded as one of the best prospects in the world. In 2010, universum started to run into financial issues after having been dropped by german television channel zdf. Gotta be honest when i read this i thought it meant that golovkin actually didnt have 300 amateur fights instead of just an extra 3 losses. Rigondeaux claims his amateur record is actually 463-12 for a grand total of 475 fights instead of the reported 374-12 with the total being 386. Amateur record widely reported as 345-5, but records show he had at least 8 losses. 2000 light welterweight gold medalist at the world junior championships in budapest, hungary. Pro boxing am boxing all sports promoter 10 3 0 2 kos 0 kos amateur boxing bouts 13. Up-to-the-minute gennady golovkin news, profile bio, highlights, biggest bouts, amateur record, trainers, gyms, promoters, reviews.