The Quilmeño returns to the ring this Saturday after his triumphant return in August. “He has a decent proper, you need to maintain that hand,” he stated of his rival.
Sergio Martínez hung up the gloves for six years, however love was stronger and he put them again on to beat José Miguel Fandiño by knockout (KO) within the seventh spherical, on August 21 in a battle performed in Spain.
Surprise desires extra And that is why this Saturday (from 4:45 p.m. Argentina time), on the El Malecón stadium in Torrelavega, Cantabria area, Spain, will face the Finn Jussi Koivula. It will likely be within the medium class and the duel is agreed to 10 rounds.
For Martinez, this shall be his second battle up to now in 2020. At 45, he has a document of 52 wins (29 by knockout), 3 losses and a pair of attracts.
Maravilla now goes for Koivula (24-7-1, 9 KO), 36 years outdated and a priori of a better stage than the fierce Fandiño, though the Finn has not boxed since June 2019, when he was knocked out by Conor Benn, in England, for an intermediate belt of the WITH at welterweight.
“I really feel fantastically good. This second stage is to take pleasure in, if I don’t take pleasure in after 45 years it’s as a result of I needed to have been very silly. I like this stage that I’m dwelling as a result of it’s great, I’m dwelling it carefully, having fun with daily “stated the Quilmeño.
As well as, he did an evaluation of his opponent: “I feel will probably be a tough battle as a result of will probably be a uncommon opponent. Though I’ve already gone by way of a rival like Fandiño, the type will not be too far, nevertheless it does have way more velocity. Koivula develops a not very typical boxing, not very basic, not very orthodox. He has a decent proper, you need to be careful for that hand. It should absolutely be an amazing battle for me, like the whole lot I am going by way of on my return. “
The Argentinian, former WBC tremendous welterweight world champion and WBC and WBO middleweight, He’s aiming for an additional victory so he can battle for a brand new world title.
At first, the battle was going to be performed on December 5, however as a result of tv transmission points plus the outbreak of coronavirus in Europe, it was moved to Saturday 19. The match shall be broadcast on Eurosport 2 and the Eurosport App.