Originally written on Sports by Colin  |  Last updated 10/13/14
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Although prepared to defend The Ring and WBC middleweight titles against unbeaten British contender Martin Murray on April 27 in Buenos Aires, Sergio Martinez remains intent on retiring “by the age of 40.” “Sergio promised his mother that he will retire by the age of 40,” said Martinez’s manager and advisor Sampson Lewkowicz. The 38-year-old Martinez (50-2-2, 28 KOs), a menacing southpaw who has long been actively involved in domestic violence and anti-bullying causes, most recently fought on September 15 defeating Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. by a unanimous decision to capture the WBC belt at the Thomas & Mack Center … Continue reading →
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