Monte-Carlo Boxing Bonanza “Thunderbolt” on Saturday 21 February 2015


Two middleweight boxing champions, Gennady Golovkin and Martin Murray, will battle for the World Championship title at the “Thunderbolt” Monte-Carlo Boxing Bonanza at the Sporting Monte-Carlo on Saturday 21 February 2015.

“Thunderbolt” Monte-Carlo Boxing Bonanza on Saturday 21 February 2015!Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer is pleased to offer boxing fans an exceptional boxing match for the 2015 Boxing Bonanza.

The historic match will become a part of Monte-Carlo legend for this remarkable sport.

The match will take place on Saturday 21 February 2015, in the Salle des Etoiles at the Sporting Monte-Carlo, the ideal place for a boxing match between two renowned boxers.


WBA/IBO World Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and WBC Interim Champion Martin Murray first met at the last Monte-Carlo Boxing Bonanza in October 2014.

The adrenaline was flowing when Martin Murray beat Domenico Spada last year in a match that was intensified by the cries of the many supporters present. Gennady Golovkin, who had a ringside seat at the match, was impressed by his future opponent’s performance.


Hailing from Kazakhstan, Golovkin has fought in Monte-Carlo on two occasions. In March 2012, the Kazakh boxer stopped Nobuhiro Ishida in the 3rd round, earning him the Knockout of the Year Award. He then went on to knock out Osumanu Adama in the 6th round in February 2013.


At 32 years of age, Briton Martin Murray has a great record. In 2008, he won the Prize Fighter competition in the UK and two years later, went on to win the Commonwealth title, his first professional title. He then made a name for himself at the WBA Intercontinental Championships, going on to win the British title.


The weigh-in will take place on Friday 20 February at 11.00 in the atrium of Casino Monte-Carlo.



From 20.00: Amateur match
From 20.30: Start of the tournament

  • European Rooster Weight

Lee Haskins (United Kingdom) vs. Omer Lamiri (France)

  • WBA/IBO Flyweight World Championships

Hekkie Budler (South Africa) vs. Jesus Sylvestre (Mexico)

  • WBA/IBO World Championships and WBA Interim World Championships

Gennady Golovkin (Kazakhstan) vs. Martin Murray (United Kingdom)




Standing room only starts at 200 euros

Seats start at 500 euros



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