Gennady Golovkin Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Family, Biography & More
Bio Real NameGennady Gennadyevich Golovkin NicknameGGG (Triple G) Kazakh Thunder God of War ProfessionKazakhstani Professional Boxer Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 179 cm in meters- 1.79 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 10½” Weightin Kilograms- 72 kg in Pounds- 158.7 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 43 Inches - Waist: 34 Inches - Biceps: 17 Inches Eye ColourHazel Brown Hair ColourBrown Boxing Professional Debut2000 Records (main ones)/Achievements• In 2010, he won his first major world championship, the WBA interim middleweight title. • He defeated Lajuan Simon and won the vacant IBO middleweight title in 2011. • In 2015, he won the IBF middleweight title by defeating David Lemieux. • In his amateur career, Golovkin carried off a gold medal in the middleweight division at the 2003 World Championships. He went on to represent Kazakhstan at the 2004 Summer Olympics, winning a middleweight silver medal. Career Turning PointIn 2003 World Amateur Boxing Championships in Bangkok, he won the gold medal by beating future two-time champion Matvey Korobov (RUS) 19:10, Andy Lee (29:9), Lucian Bute (stoppage), Yordanis Despaigne in the semi-finals (29:26) and Oleg Mahskin in the finals. Personal Life Date of BirthApril 8, 1982 Age (as in 2016)34 Years Birth PlaceKaragandy in the Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union Zodiac sign/Sun signAries NationalityKazakhstani HometownKaraganda, Kazakhstan SchoolNot Known CollegeNot Known Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather- Gennady Ivanovich Golovkin Mother- Elizaveta Golovkina
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Gennady Golovkin was born in Kazakh SSR in Soviet Union in 1982. His Father was Russian who was coal miner and his mother was Korean who was an assistant in a chemical laboratory.
When he was eight years old, his older brother Sergey and Vadim, had pushed him into the ring.
Golovkin moved to Stuttgart, Germany in 2006, late in 2014, he moved to California, USA where he trains in Big Bear.
Golovkin can speak four languages Kazakh, German, Russian and English.
He has taken 350 amateur fights and possesses a record of 345-5, and 33 professional fights, Golovkin has never been knocked down.
In his professional career, he has been the winner of 30 of his 33 fight by knockout. He has the highest KO ratio in the Boxing history at 90.9%.
In July 2016, he was ranked as the world’s number one middleweight by The Ring magazine and BoxRec.