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Martinez vs. Murray

Sergio Martinez: “I will KO Murray in eight”

SERGIO MARTINEZ insists Martin Murray will not hear the final bell when they clash on Saturday night. St Helens' Murray takes a big step up in class when he faces the WBC middleweight champion in front of more than 40,000 fans in Buenos Aires. And Martinez says the British puncher will be flying back home empty handed – after he's been knocked out. "We have watched tapes of Martin Murray’s [...]

Martinez vs. Murray: Definitely Maybe?

Almost 104 years ago three young men took shelter in the foyer of a dilapidated urban railway station in the Argentine province of Buenos Aires. An unexpected downpour condemned their game of football to a premature conclusion. As they stood gazing at the heavy raindrops dancing on the cast iron window sill they romanced at the notion of constructing a sports stadium nearby. On April 27th an estimated [...]

HBO Sports sets Broadcast Teams for split-site April 27th World Championship Boxing

HBO Sports® spans two continents, visiting South America for the first time, for a tripleheader headlined by the return of middleweight superstar Sergio Martinez when WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: SERGIO MARTINEZ VS. MARTIN MURRAY, LUIS CARLOS ABREGU VS. ANTONIN DECARIE AND CHRIS ARREOLA VS. BERMANE STIVERNE is seen SATURDAY, APRIL 27 at 8:30 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from Buenos Aries, [...]

Martinez vs. Murray under 30-day weight limit for April 27th fight in Argentina

New York, NY / Buenos Aires, Argentina (4/2/13) - Middleweight kingpin Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO's) and England's undefeated interim WBA middleweight champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's) were both well under the 30-day weight limit for their upcoming WBC middleweight championship bout on April 27 in Martinez' home country of Argentina. Martinez-Murray, taking place at the country's [...]

Instant replay to be used in Sergio Martinez WBC title defense against Martin Murray April 27th

New York, NY / Buenos Aires, Argentina (3/27/13) - On April 27th, Middleweight kingpin Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez will make his much anticipated 'Homecoming' in his native country of Argentina, when he looks to defend his WBC middleweight title against England's undefeated interim WBA middleweight champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's). Martinez-Murray will take place at the country's famed 50,000-seat [...]

Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray on April 27th in Argentina

New York, NY / Buenos Aires, Argentina (3/22/13) - On April 27th, Middleweight kingpin Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez will make his much anticipated 'Homecoming' in his native country of Argentina, when he looks to defend his World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight title against England's undefeated interim World Boxing Association (WBA) middleweight champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's). In [...]

Martinez vs Murray: Martin Murray Will Keep A Cool Head In Argentina

MARTIN MURRAY will be coolness personified when he enters the ring against Sergio Martinez next month. The St Helens star flies out to Argentina to face the world's number one middleweight in front of more than 50,000 passionate fans. But Murray's manager Neil Marsh says it'll be little more than business as usual for his charge. "Martin is a model professional so he's treating this fight [...]

Martin Murray ready for war against Sergio Martinez on April 27th

Brit Martin Murray’s challenge for the World Boxing Council (WBC) World Middleweight title against Argentine champion Sergio Martinez will be televised LIVE and exclusive on The Channel Of Champions BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch. 546). Unbeaten Murray heads to Buenos Aires on Saturday 27th April to face the world’s number one middleweight and top four pound-for-pound best at the 50,000 [...]

Middleweight Kingpin Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez on cover of Rolling Stone magazine

New York, NY (2/5/13) - Middleweight kingpin Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez was on the cover of this month's Argentine edition of Rolling Stone magazine that hit stands yesterday. The WBC middleweight champion Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO's) is set to defend his crown April 27th against the U.K.'s undefeated Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's) at Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield in Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, [...]

Murray: A win over Sergio Martinez will secure my legacy

MARTIN MURRAY says he’s going to keep his feet on the ground even if he defeats Sergio Martinez in Argentina this spring. The St Helens man faces the world’s best middleweight for his World Boxing Council (WBC) crown at the home stadium of Velez Sarsfield on April 27. Martinez is widely regarded as one of the top three pound for pound fighters on the planet, so a victory for Murray would [...]