Gennady Golovkin 2022: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

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Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin, or better known as “Triple G” and also known as “GGG”, is a Kazakhstani professional boxer who competes at middleweight. Possessing great technical prowess, Golovkin slowly became one of the best players in the sport.

GGG’ Had A Fairly Impressive Amateur Career.

He was a two-time world middleweight champion. He is currently the WBA (super), IBO, and he is IBF middleweight champion, and on ESPN’s list, he is ranked number 10. As of 2022, Gennady Golovkin is ranked No. 1 in TBRB and The Ring magazine and No. 2 in ESPN’s middleweight rankings.

GGG’s amateur career was very impressive. He represented Kazakhstan at the 2003 World Championships and won a gold medal. Golovkin also represented his country in Athens in 2004, winning a silver medal. He is reported to have fought in 350 amateur bouts.

Golovkin’s Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Golovkin’s net worth is $30 million as of 2022. Wealthypersons.com, on the other hand, reports his net worth at a whopping $35 million. As you can imagine, his main source of income is boxing matches. His most lucrative fights were two against Saul Canelo Alvarez. His initial earnings reportedly were $5 million, which increases to $22 million when PPV earnings are included.

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In his second fight with Canelo Alvarez, he was guaranteed $15 million, which increased from about $25 million to $30 million. Additionally, his three-year deal with DAZN boosted his earnings. According to Forbes, the six-fight contract is worth  $100 million.

GGG Boxing Career

According to Gennady Golovkin’s BoxRec profile, his record is quite impressive he has 42 wins, 1 loss, and 1 loss. Even more surprising is the fact that 37 of them came out by knockout. This brings Kazakhstan’s knockout rate to 84.09%. “Triple G” turned pro in 2006 and faced Gabor Barrow in Germany. And in Gennady Golovkin’s typical fighting style, he knocked him out in the first round. That run ran from his November 2008 to  September 2016.

The period in which he knocked out 23 opponents in a row. The record still stands. Additionally, Golovkin has never been dropped in his career. Yes, in his 44 professional fights, the Kazakhstani fighter has never hit the canvas. He has made many famous appearances over the years, including his two big hits against Canelo Alvarez in his events. I have fought a tough battle. In addition to the Mexican, “GGG” has also fought Daniel Jacobs, Kell Brook, David Lemieux, and more.

Golovkin Success Story

In December 2020, Golovkin successfully defended the belt against Kamil Sheremeta. He then successfully retained the IBF and IBO middleweight titles against Ryota Murata. He also won the WBA (super) middleweight title. Now he’s looking to avenge his only professional defeat and draw with Canelo Alvarez in the Battle of the Trilogy. Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin 3 takes place on September 17, 2022 at his T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada, USA.

GGG Philanthropy

In addition, Canelo’s undisputed Super Middleweight Championship is at stake. `GGG` is used to giving back to the community. His wealth did not stop him from doing good things for his native children. He donated money to build a playground for children in Kazakhstan. Additionally, Champion once donated money to earthquake victims when Mexico was hit by a devastating earthquake.

Golovkin Endorsements

According to Forbes, Champion has deals with Hublot, Tecate and Chivas Regal. He earns $2.5 million from those endorsements. In addition, “GGG” signed a multi-year deal with Nike’s Jordan to launch its own clothing line. Fans can buy Gennady his Golovkin his T his shirts and clothes at various online shopping sites such as fighterxfashion.com, and sportfits.com. Apart from that, “GGG” is also a sponsor of tech mogul Apple, appearing in national ads for the Apple Watch.

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Gennady Golovkin Family And Personal Life

Gennady Golovkin is married to his wife Alina Golovkin, who is also from Kazakhstan, where Golovkin is from. “GGG” and his wife Alina currently live near “Little Bear” Jim in California. The couple got married on July 7, 2007. “GGG” and his wife Alina have two children, a son named Vadim Golovkin and a daughter, whose name is unknown as of 2022.

Golovkin has a number of first bouts with Canelo Alvarez. It is reported that he missed the birth of his daughter because she was born a day earlier. Golovkin enjoys spending time with his family and playing games with his son Vadim, who is now in elementary school.

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