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DiBella Doubts Chavez-Martinez Rematch Ever Happens

Promoter Lou DiBella says WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (51-2-2,28KOs) needs to take the rest of the year off in order to recover from multiple injuries. DiBella feels the 38-year-old boxe...Read More

Sulaiman: Chavez-Martinez II, I'm Sure It Will Happen

World Boxing Council President Jose Sulaiman says a match up between the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is unlikely, because of the weight issue. Don Jose said he doubts Canelo co...Read More

Martinez, Chavez Returns in Play, Rematch in The Mix

Although there are a lot of obstacles to overcome before it happens, WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 28KOs) could very well defend his title against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, ...Read More

Chavez Eyes Rematch: I'd Knock Sergio Martinez Out

Former champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32KOs) believes that he would knock Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 28KOs) out in a rematch. Martinez won a twelve round decision over Chavez to capture the WB...Read More

Sulaiman: No Need For Immediate Chavez-Martinez II

BoxingScene.com caught up with WBC President Jose Sulaiman to talk about the recent WBC middleweight title fight between Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Martinez was cruising to an easy po...Read More

Sergio Martinez Wants Olympic Drug Tests For Chavez Jr.

WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 28KOs) is open to a rematch with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32KOs) in 2013. On September 15th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Martinez won a twel...Read More

Roach: Chavez Was One Punch Away From a KO Win

Trainer Freddie Roach takes some of the blame for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.'s lopsided defeat last Saturday night at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. Sergio Martinez, now the WBC middleweight champ...Read More

Chavez-Martinez: 475K PPV Buys, $25 Million in Revenue

HBO has reported Sergio Martinez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. generated 475,000 pay-per-view buys and close to $25 million dollars in revenue. HBO, who projected a buyrate of 250,000, saw that same numb...Read More

Top Rank Confirm Chavez Jr. Tests Positive For Marijuana

Top Rank, who promote middleweight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., have confirmed to BoxingScene.com that the Mexican star tested positive for marijuana following Saturday's twelve round unanimous decision lo...Read More

On Survivors and Sacrifices: Review and Ratings Update

The year is, let’s say, 2062. The family of Sergio Martinez is celebrating what would be 87 years on the earthly plane as they gather for a reading of his will. There is more to go around then there...Read More

No Official Confirmation Yet of Chavez Jr. Test Report

There is not yet any official confirmation — nor any official denial — regarding a report that Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tested positive for marijuana after his Sept. 15 fight with middleweight champion ...Read More

Chavez-Martinez: A Tape-Delayed Journey into Oblivion

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Rather than hopping a flight to Las Vegas to take in the dueling fight cards first hand, or surreptitiously adding “cable” to the list of bills at the friend’s house where I’m st...Read More

CompuBox's Inside The Numbers: Martinez vs. Chavez Jr.

COMPUBOX'S INSIDE THE NUMBERS - SERGIO MARTINEZ W 12 JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR. • The 37-yr. old Martinez stepped up his offensive game vs. Chavez, throwing a career high (908) total punches and landin...Read More

Chavez Sr. Not Happy With Jr.'s Camp, Talks Rematch

The legenday Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. is not happy with the way his son, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., handled his training camp for last Saturday's fight against Sergio Martinez at the Thomas & Mack Center i...Read More

Martinez-Chavez Jr. Sellout Crowd Brings in $3 Million

This past Saturday’s middleweight championship bout between Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. played out in front of a crowd of more than 17,000 people and brought in more than $3 million in ...Read More

Video: Pablo Sarmiento's Take on Martinez vs. Chavez Jr.

Sergio Martinez's trainer Pablo Sarmiento discusses the victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and capturing the WBC middleweight crown....Read More

Arum Expects Bigger Business For Chavez vs. Martinez II

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. looked helpless for the first eleven and a half rounds of his clash with Argentina’s Sergio Martinez inside of the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night. ...Read More

“Fighting Words” – Does One Round Require a Rematch?

by David P. Greisman - There is no column in the statistics set aside for moral victories. That doesn’t change the reality of such a result. Sometimes a fighter indeed will win in the way that he lost...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Too Little, Too Late For Chavez Jr.

It was all Sergio Martinez through eleven rounds, as he outlanded Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. nearly 3-1. Junior rallied in the twelfth dropping Sergio and outlanding him 37-8 in power shots- too little, ...Read More

Martinez Survives Final Round To Decision Chavez Jr.

Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas - Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 29KOs) dominated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32KOs) for nearly eleven rounds of action. But in the twelfth Chavez dropped and came close ...Read More