Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/17/14
Matthew Macklin believes a dazzling performance in his Las Vegas debut will help set up another chance at world title glory, as he fights live this Saturday on the undercard of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs. Sergio Martinez card. The Irish middleweight star has fallen just short of claiming a world title on two occasions when he lost a contentious split decision against Felix Sturm last year, and was stopped in the 11th round against skilled Argentine Sergio Martinez back in March. He now fights on the undercard of Martinez’s eagerly anticipated clash with WBC middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. And should he come through his test with Canadian Joachim Alcine this weekend, at the sold out Thomas & Mack Center, he has his eyes firmly fixed on facing the winner of the main event. “My fight with Martinez was an entertaining one, it was a good fight and was very close. With a good performance here I think it will land me another world title shot.  I think that's probab...
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