Boxing schedule for 2017 highlighted by Canelo-Golovkin, Ward-Kovalev II
There are some great up-and-coming fights to start the fight year
This year is shaping up to be a busy year for boxing. Despite Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather possibly boxing or more UFC fighters coming over to the ring, the biggest names in boxing are all ready to go and get their fights under their belt.
Canelo Alvarez is set to finally take on middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin in a superfight showdown this September. Plus in June, Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev collide for a rematch of their epic fight from 2016.
Below is a running list of boxing main events for the 2017 year.
Note: This will be updated constantly with changes and additions.
|May 20||New York, New York||Terence Crawford (c) vs. Felix Diaz||WBO/WBC junior welterweight title||HBO|
|May 27||Sheffield, England||Kell Brook (c) vs. Errol Spence Jr.||IBF welterweight title||Showtime|
|June 3||Montreal, Canada||Adonis Stevenson (c) vs. Andrzej Fonfara||WBC light heavyweight title||Showtime|
|June 17||Las Vegas, Nevada||Andre Ward (c) vs. Sergey Kovalev||WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight titles||HBO PPV|
|July 1||Brisbane, Australia||Manny Pacquiao (c) vs. Jeff Horn||WBO welterweight title||PPV|
|July 8||London, England||Billy Joe Saunders (c) vs. Avtandil Khurtsidze||WBO middleweight title||TBD|
|Sept. 16||TBD||Gennady Golovkin (c) vs. Canelo Alvarez||WBA WBC, IBF, IBO middleweight titles||HBO PPV|
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