Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin engaged in a massive war where the results left social media very upset.
The middleweight megafight ended in a controversial split draw (118-110 Canelo, 115-113 Golovkin, 114-114) that left the boxing community, and all of social media, with a bad taste in its mouth. What people are talking about is the highly controversial 118-110 score judge Adalaide Byrd gave to Canelo.
From pro athletes outside of combat sports, to boxing stars and even the president of one of the biggest governing bodies of the sport, everyone had a reaction to the fight. Below are just some of the reactions stars across sports had on social media regarding Canelo vs. Golovkin.
To summarize, this is what everyone thought about the 118-110 score (Warning: NSFW language).
For more reactions and recaps of the fight, and the entire pay-per-view card, check out the Fightful podcast with managing editor Sean Ross Sapp and Carlos Toro at this link.