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Sergio Martinez decides to avoid retirement & continue fighting

After lengthy discussions with members of his team, now-former Middleweight Champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez has decided to continue his boxing career, despite the fact that many in the boxing community believe it would be an appropriate time to hang up the gloves. Determined to return and erase the terrible memory of what happened against fellow-great Miguel Cotto...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Pablo Sarmiento says retirement talk for Sergio Martinez too soon; Feels Martinez never recovered from knockdowns

It has been a few days since Miguel Cotto trounced former middleweight kingpin Sergio Martinez last Saturday on HBO PPV from the Garden in New York. In the discussion since then fans have expressed their opinion that Martinez, who is 39 years of age should retire. Many say he was already done before coming into the Cotto-Martinez fight, with fans citing his performances against Julio...
Via Fight Hub TV
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Martinez: “MSG is home for Cotto but he’ll be evicted”

NEW YORK, NY - In this final installment of HBO’s blog Q&A session with Sergio Martinez, the lineal champion discusses the significance of fighting on one Boxing’s most sacred stages, Madison Square Garden. Martinez – Great Argentine fighters like Carlos Monzon and Oscar Bonavena fought at Madison Square Garden. You have fought at the Theater at MSG, but how important is...
Via BadCulture
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergio Martinez: “I am always in constant pain”

MIAMI, FL - The saga continues… In this blog write up, courtesy of HBO, lineal middleweight champion Sergio Martinez speaks very candidly about his injuries and the rigors of training camp. ***** Martinez – Fighting with injuries (knee, elbow, wrist), how hard is it to prepare when your body hurts for any fight?  A: It is not easy to prepare for a fight when you have some of...
Via BadCulture
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Martinez Media Day In Miami + Quotes

NEW YORK, NY / MIAMI FL (5/13/14) – World Boxing Council (WBC)/The Ring middleweight champion and Argentina’s favorite son, SERGIO “Maravilla” MARTÍNEZ, opened up his Miami training camp yesterday and held an intense, two plus hour open media workout before a throng of media ahead of his upcoming world title defense and the most eagerly anticipated boxing event of...
Via BadCulture
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Willie Nelson feels jilted on missing out on Andy Lee fight for Cotto-Martinez PPV

Willie "The Great" Nelson 21-1-1, 12 KOs) has been caught in the middle of a boxing power play, resulting in the loss of his HBO pay-per-view debut fight June 7 against Andy Lee (32-2, 22 KOs) at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Team Nelson had agreed to the Lee fight, which was supposed to be part of the HBO PPV headlined by Miquel Cotto vs. Sergio Martinez. However...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Sergio Martinez documentary premieres this weekend at Tribeca Film Festival, ticket giveaway for Martinez-Cotto

To kick off the premiere of the Sergio Martinez documentary movie "Maravilla," at the Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), lucky moviegoers will have a chance to win tickets to the Martinez vs. Cotto championship fight. As a special gift to lucky fans who purchase tickets to the "Maravilla" film premiere, three pairs of fight tickets will be given away to the Martinez...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

“Maravilla” documentary on Sergio Martinez trailer released

ESPN has exclusively released the official trailer for the new documentary, "Maravilla," based on the struggle of Middleweight Champion Sergio Martinez to reclaim his crown in boxing. Watch the preview video here on The documentary deals primarily on the Martinez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. bout, and the drama which led up to it. Martinez was the champion, but was...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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