Found April 23, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules:
It’s a big week for split-site double headers. Though that sounds like a type of pimple, it actually refers to fight broadcasts that are sourced from different locations. This week there’s one such card, on HBO, that draws from Buenos Aires and Los Angeles and another on Showtime from Brooklyn and Sheffield, England. Geographically, it’s a weird mix – but the fights seem to work and that’s all that matters.   Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray, Saturday, HBO, Buenos Aires And Ontario Calif. Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez is making a return, to the ring after knee surgery and to Argentina after 11 years fighting abroad. His opponent, Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11 KO), has the tools to ruin the party. A classic pressure fighter, Murray will be all over Martinez (50-2-2, 28 KO) like a rash. Still, you have to favour the fast, hard hitting Argentine southpaw in this duel. Unless his knee is giving him trouble, he should be able to avoid Murray for the most part and pot-s...

After flooring Martin Murray ‘in the eighth round,’ Sergio Martinez will continue striving to become ‘the number one pound-for-pound boxer in the world’

Predicting an eight round knockout, Sergio Martinez sounds ready to defend The Ring and WBC middleweight titles against unbeaten British contender Martin Murray on Saturday night in front of more than 40,000 hometown fans in Buenos Aires. Martinez (50-2-2, 28 KOs), a menacing southpaw who has long been actively involved in domestic violence and anti-bullying causes, most recently...

Martinez vs. Murray final press conference photos

Yesterday afternoon, defending WBC Middleweight Champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO's) and the U.K.'s undefeated WBA interim champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's) completed the final media day ahead of their anticipated World Championship bout that will air live on HBO from Buenos Aires, Argentina Saturday night. Right here, you'll find...

Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray pre-fight quotes: Maravilla confident of KO victory

Earlier this afternoon, WBC Middleweight Champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez (50-2-2, 28KO's) and the U.K.'s undefeated WBA interim champion Martin Murray (25-0-1, 11KO's) held the final media conference call ahead of their World Championship bout that will air live on HBO from Buenos Aires, Argentina this Saturday evening. Right here you can find a collection...

Q&A interview with Amir Khan: Talks return to UK, Diaz this weekend & more

Amir Khan makes his long awaited return to British soil this Saturday, when he clashes with Julio Diaz at the Sheffield Motorpoint Arena. Khan knows that only a victory will put him back into world title contention and despite being in the final stages of his preparation for the fight, we managed to quickly catch up with one of sport's biggest stars ahead of the showdown. Credit...

BSO Contest: Win a Sergio Martinez Autograph Glove

Martinez has a big fight against Martin Murray this Saturday.  What makes this fight special is that it is in his home country of Argentina where he hasn’t fought for over a decade. It will be live on HBO at 8:30 PM April 27th. We have an autograph glove that will give to a lucky winner who can answer the following question. How long did Martinez have to survive after being knockdown...

Mayweather, Ward, Martinez Top Boxing Pound-For-Pound List

Many boxing pound-for-pound list stop after the top 10 or top 15, but Ace on Sports has released an amazing top 50 list. The top of the list is somewhat predictable but it begins to get debatable at #4 with Marquez and at #5 Manny Pacquiao. Pac-man has not shown me that he is still a top 5 boxer and that he wants to put in the top to become one again. Marquez was being dominated...

Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray Preview (Video)

Preview the upcoming middleweight championship fight from Buenos Aires between Sergio Martinez vs. Martin Murray. It all happens Sat., April 27 at 8:30pm ET/PT on HBO.

Murray in the spotlight

Although he has fought for a world title before, British middleweight Martin Murray says without a doubt, Saturday's WBC title bout against Sergio Martinez is by far the biggest fight of his career. That last world title shot was against Felix Sturm at his home turf in Germany. The result was a disappointing draw for Murray in a fight many felt he won. That serves as the only...
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