Boxing superstar GENNADY “GGG” GOLOVKIN was a huge hit Sunday night at the 2015 Emmy Awards where numerous celebrities and international stars greeted him and wished him well in his upcoming fight.
Among the well-wishers was Dave Grohl, leader of the Foo Fighters who was in attendance on behalf of their outstanding HBO Documentary Series, “Sonic Highways.”
“It was great to meet Dave in person, and I look forward to seeing the Foo Fighters in one of their upcoming concerts,” said Golovkin.
In addition, Golovkin was greeted by recording star and actress Queen Latifah, HBO Ballers’ star Omar Benson Miller and Boardwalk Empire/Jersey Boys star Vincent Piazza.
Golovkin was joined on the red carpet with Hall of Fame ring announcer Michael Buffer who will be announcing his upcoming fight.
Golovkin attended the 2015 Emmy Awards with his renowned trainer Abel Sanchez and his promoter Tom Loeffler.
Holder of the WBA, IBO and WBC “Interim” Middleweight titles, GENNADY “GGG” GOLOVKIN (33-0, 30KOs) will face IBF Middleweight Champion DAVID LEMIEUX, (34-2, 31KOs) in a World Middleweight Title Unification bout on Saturday, October 17 at the Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden. The championship event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.
GOLOVKIN vs. LEMIEUX is presented by K2 Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions in association with GGG Promotions and Eye of the Tiger Management.
Tickets for GOLOVKIN vs. LEMIEUX are on sale now and are priced at $500, $300, $200, $100 and $50, and can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster charge by phone (866-858-0008) and online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.thegarden.com.