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Monaco Results: Martin Murray Uneventfully Defeats Max Bursak

After Saturday, it’s fair to go ahead and assume indefinitely that middleweight Martin Murray will never impress overwhelmingly, but he’ll be good enough to win against 160-pounders of most kinds, which is what he did against Max Bursak by unanimous decision. Murray has made his name in a disputed loss against then-champion Sergio Martinez and a disputed draw against Felix Sturm...
Via The Queensbury Rules
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Murray to break out against top middleweights after next fight

British middleweight Martin Murray is hoping to follow in the footsteps of Carl Froch. The St Helens star battles Ukrainian Max Bursak in Monte Carlo, and is hoping to emulate the formidable Nottingham assassin. Prior to Froch’s stardom on British shores he was often on the road as he looked to make his name by taking on the super-middleweights very best, a path which is becoming...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Martin Murray returns June 21 in Monte Carlo

British world title hopeful Martin Murray will be back in action, televised in the UK on BoxNation, when he takes on Max Bursak on June 21st from Monte Carlo. The 30-year-old ace, who is ranked amongst the best 160 pounders around, returns to the ‘Channel of Champions’ for the first time since his highly controversial loss to reigning WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Mateusz Masternak returns June 21 in Monaco; Martin Murray & Hekkie Budler in action

Mateusz ''The Master'' Masternak (32-1, 23 KOs) will face the hard-hitting Ilunga ''Junior'' Makabu (16-1, 15 KOs) on June 21st at The Monte Carlo Casino in Monaco.   The cruiserweight clash is part of a triple-header promoted by Rodney Berman’s Golden Gloves, which will also feature British middleweight star Martin Murray and WBA & IBO Minimumweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Weigh-in results from London: Kevin Mitchell, Lee Purdy, Martin Murray, Jamie McDonnell in action

Kevin Mitchell wants to do a demolition job on Karim El Ouazghari but says the late change of opponent doesn’t mean he will have an easier fight when he defends his IBF Inter-Continental Lightweight title at the ExCeL London on Saturday night. Spaniard El Ouazghari replaced Brunet Zamora on the stacked 16-fight bill after the Italian was denied exit from Italy. El Ouazghari...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Martin Murray added to the Froch vs Groves card

Martin Murray's WBA interim title defence against Garth Wood has unfortunately fallen through, but the St Helens man has given the opportunity to box on another massive bill.
Via Ringnews24
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

A graying Sergio Martinez escapes with a win over tough Englishman Martin Murray

Despite getting bloodied and hitting the canvas midway through the eighth round, Argentinean Sergio Martinez unanimously outpointed formidable Englishman Martin Murray to escape with The Ring and WBC middleweight belts on Saturday night in Buenos Aires. Battling in the South American Paris for the first time in 11 years, all three judges ruled that the hometown Martinez (51-2-2,...
Via Sports by Colin
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Murray in the spotlight

Although he has fought for a world title before, British middleweight Martin Murray says without a doubt, Saturday's WBC title bout against Sergio Martinez is by far the biggest fight of his career. That last world title shot was against Felix Sturm at his home turf in Germany. The result was a disappointing draw for Murray in a fight many felt he won. That serves as the only...
Via Fox Sports
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Is unbeaten British contender Martin Murray going to ‘shock the world’ against Sergio Martinez?

Unbeaten British contender Martin Murray is extremely confident he’ll take The Ring and WBC middleweight titles from boxing powerhouse Sergio Martinez on April 27 in Buenos Aires. “I’m buzzing that the fight is just a few weeks away. I’m getting more confident the closer it gets and I can’t wait to go over there and shock the world,” said Murray, 30, who last vacated...
Via Sports by Colin
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Sturm keeps title after draw with Murray

Felix Sturm retained the WBA middleweight title, fighting to a draw with British challenger Martin Murray at the SAP Arena on Friday night. After an exciting fight to the end, judge Jean-Francois Toupin scored it 116-112 for the defending champion, Ted Gimza had it 115-113 for Murray, and Pasquale Procopio ruled it even at 114-114. ''I had the clearer punches in a spectacular...
Via AP on Fox
December 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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