Martinez vs. Macklin
By Dallan O’ Donnell: Sergio Martinez showed true class in beating challenger Matthew Macklin on Saturday night in front of a frenzied crowd at Madison Square Garden. The Argentine superstar didn’t have it all his own way however as Macklin put up a violent fight and showed true grit and determination in trying to dethrone […]
By Dan Ambrose: Alex Ariza, the strength and conditioning coach for WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao, reportedly wasn’t at all impressed with former WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez’s 11th round TKO win over contender Matthew Macklin last Saturday night in New York. Ariza felt Martinez should have done […]
By Allan Fox: WBC Diamond middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO’s) feels he deserves to take on the best fighters in the middleweight, junior middleweight and the welterweight divisions given his immense talent that he’s displayed again and again in the last three years. However, Martinez is in a position where he may a […]
By Scott Gilfoid: Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin (28-4, 19 KO’s) gave it a good go after WBC Diamond middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO’s) last Saturday night but ended up failing in getting stopped in the 11th round by Martinez at the Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, United States. The loss knocked […]
Blog Talk Radio’s, “The Pugilist KOrner” is proud to present a special 90 minute “Sergio Martinez vs. Matthew Macklin” episode tonight at 9:00 PM EST.
By Scott Gilfoid: Matthew Macklin partly explains his 11th round stoppage defeat to Sergio Martinez last night as resulting from him not moving his head as much as he had earlier in the round and dealing with fatigue that has begun to set in around that time of the fight. However, I think Macklin isn’t […]
By William Mackay: Matthew Macklin felt good about what was going on in the fight going into the 11th round of his fight tonight against Sergio Martinez in Madison Square Garden, New York. Macklin saw himself up on the scorecards and on the verge of winning the fight until disaster struck in which the 28-year-old […]
NEW YORK (March 17, 2012) – Before a house filled with Irishmen celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, World Middleweight Champion Sergio “Maravilla” Martinez scored a dramatic come-from-behind knockout of a game Matthew “Mack the Knife” Macklin Saturday night in the Theater at Madison Square Garden.
By Scott Gilfoid: Matthew Macklin may have wished he had not made the mistake of knocking Sergio Martinez down in the 7th round tonight in their Madison Square Garden fight in New York, because all it was wake up a sleeping giant, causing Martinez to pummel the UK fighter from pillor to post for the […]
By Allan Fox: Former WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez showed huge heart in getting up from a 7th round knockdown and then come back and drop Matthew Macklin twice in the 11th to get a stoppage on Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. There weren’t any titles at stake […]
By Jason Kim: Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO’s) came on late to get a stoppage of Matthew Macklin on Saturday night in stopping him after the 11th round had ended at the Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Martinez knocked Macklin down twice in the 11th round and had him on the verge […]
By Jim Dower: WBC Diamond middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO’s) stopped Ireland’s Matthew Macklin (28-4, 19 KO’s) in the 11th round on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. Martinez, 37, knocked a tired and hurt Macklin down twice in the 11th round with big left hand shots. After […]
(Photo: Sumio Yamada) By Sean McDaniel: 28-year-old Matthew Macklin (28-3, 19 KO’s) sees himself as the bigger and stronger of the two in his fight against Sergio Martinez (48-2-2, 27 KO’s) on Saturday night. However, Macklin, 5’10″, is the exact same size as the 5’10″ Martinez and has a shorter reach at 72″ compared to […]
NEW YORK (March 16, 2012) – The official weigh-in was held today in the Theater at Madison Square Garden for tomorrow night’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration — “THE REAL Middleweight Championship – Get Your Irish Up” — presented by DiBella Entertainment.
(Photo: Sumio Yamada) By William Mackay: WBA World middleweight champion Felix Sturm believes that middleweight contender Matthew Macklin (28-3, 19 KO’s) has a pretty good shot at beating Sergio Martinez (48-2-2, 27 KO’s) on Saturday night. Unlike most people, who see this as a fairly easy win for Martinez, Sturm believes that Macklin has the […]