Ranking the Best Possible Opponents for Gennady Golovkin's Next Fight

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Ranking the Best Possible Opponents for Gennady Golovkin's Next Fight
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Gennady Golovkin, pictured left, knocking out Matthew Macklin during their June 29th clash.

Gennady Golovkin is the Eastern European firecracker that's been exploding in the United States since his HBO debut last September.

His latest explosion occurred in the third round with a left hook to the liver of top-rated British middleweight contender Matthew Macklin. Macklin fell on his belly and couldn't get up.

Macklin wouldn't have gotten up for the count even if the referee had counted to 100. With that kind of power, fans want to see it tested against even better fighters, different styles and in title unifications.

With Golovkin potentially fighting two more times before the year's over, here's a look at the middleweight and super middleweight division's best options for Golovkin to face next.

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