"I think he's already at that level," Loeffler said. "Clearly, there's a lot more work from my side to continue to build his brand and recognition, but I think this was really his coming out party."
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"We feel Geale would be the biggest name available, and that's why we've asked for an exemption," said Tom Loeffler, Golovkin's promoter. "We're not ruling Chavez out, but it's definitely not going to happen in July, and Gennady can't wait."
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