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Matthysse Stops Martinez, Moves on To Humberto Soto

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Gimnasio Municipal, Trelew, Argentina - Hard-punching junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse (30-2, 28 KOs) stopped Angel Martinez (13-2-1, 9 KOs) after five rounds of action. Martinez was unable to come out for the sixth round. Matthysse will now move forward to a very important fight on May 19th against former champion Humberto Soto at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Matthysse-Soto will be the HBO televised opener for the Amir Khan-Lamont Peterson rematch.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Bushbaby on 02-11-2012

It's a shame how his 2 fights in America did this kid man.:nonono::nonono:

Comment by any craic lad? on 02-11-2012

Good nights work got a few rounds in got him outta there now on to Zorrita.

Comment by damit305 on 02-11-2012

"Matthysse Stops Martinez" Why did I just envision two Argentinians smashing each other with chairs? :thinking:

Comment by sd southpaw on 02-11-2012

fight of the year type of fight! lucas by BRUTAL ko though

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