Found March 07, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
PLAYERS: Sergio Martinez
In a potentially epic clash for the ages, The Ring and WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez may throw fists with WBC light middleweight titleholder Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on September 14. Alvarez (41-0-1, 30 KOs) will next scrap WBA light-middleweight king “No Doubt” Austin Trout in a unification bout on April 20 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The Mexican superstar was tentatively slated to battle Trout (26-0, 14 KOs) on a card headlined by the 36-year-old Floyd Mayweather (43-0, 26 KOs) on Cinco de Mayo weekend. However, Alvarez bailed after Mayweather, longstanding WBC world welterweight royalty who was named … Continue reading →

Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray preview & prediction

Middleweight champ Sergio Martinez hasn't fought before a hometown crowd in Argentina for more than a decade. From 2002 to 2006, he centered his career in Spain, before ultimately moving it to the United States. When Maravilla faces Martin Murray in Buenos Aires on April 27, it will be a homecoming long in the making. In addition to the king coming home angle, this fight has...

What’s next for Sergio Martinez in late 2013 if there’s no Chavez Jr. rematch

Middleweight kingpin Sergio Martinez next climbs through the ropes on April 27, when he faces Briton Martin Murray on his home turf of Argentina. Murray is #8 in the world at middleweight, and his 2011 loss to Felix Sturm was a close, disputed, and thoroughly hometown Split Decision, making him a worthy opponent. This continues Martinez's recent track record of taking on contenders...
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