If there is such a thing as transfer deadline in the sport of boxing, perhaps today’s 12pm noon deadline for Golovkin to accept a Canelo rematch is the closest thing to it.

Something tells me that neither Golovkin or his promoter Tom Loeffler will be rushed into anything and now that Canelo’s promoter Oscar De La Hoya has started tweeting at Golovkin today, I’m not feeling very confident in this fight happening.

At all to be honest.

That said, anything can happen in boxing. As we all know!

It is the biggest fight out there for both men, by far, so you would have thought somewhere along the lines that common sense would have prevailed.

De La Hoya has now tweeted at Golovkin again, saying:

Those tweets have brought about, well, an avalanche of abuse towards the former world champion from many fans: