Rocky Martinez vs. Juan Carlos Burgos Being Worked Out

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Discussions continue for a mandatory fight between World Boxing Organization featherweight champion Roman 'Rocky' Martinez (26-1-1, 16KOs) of Puerto Rico and top challenger Juan Carlos Burgos (30-1, 20KOs) of Mexico. Martinez won the 130-pound crown on September 15 in Las Vegas with a split decision over Miguel Beltran Jr. The problem right now is finding a proper date to stage the event. The remainder of the year is already booked up tight. One potential date being considered by Puerto Rico Best Boxing is December 15th, but the date is far from being solid.

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

The difference between Cruz and Ramon Martinez is Cruz has a better defence.....Martinez has ZERO defence but Martinez throws more punches than Cruz. Martinez lands more but he gets hit more so the Burgos/Cruz fight could go either way. 50/50…

Comment by richardt on 11-02-2012

[QUOTE=ELHURACAN58;12660261]You said it yourself not me, and thats the difference between him and Rocky. In what fight has Rocky not been busy?QUOTE]You said Cruz was Trigger Shy and I said that CRUZ is not a busy fighter, he waits to…

Comment by MASTER T on 11-02-2012

Who are these guys?

Comment by ELHURACAN58 on 11-02-2012

[QUOTE=el_mas_chingon;12659331]The Burgos who beat both those Cruz's is going to finish off what Beltran couldn't, and most likely be a TKO stoppage! If it's in PR con mas Ganas by TKO cuz you wont get a decision there:boxing:[/QUOTE] You sound…

Comment by figzuki on 11-02-2012

Rocky should win this fight. Beltran is a better boxer than Burgos. I think what messed Beltran up was that he was probably going to come and preassure Rocky and the opposite happened. Beltran is a better boxer than Rocky…

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