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Sergio Martinez Expects a Tough Fight From Dzinziruk

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Middleweight contender Sergio Martinez (46-2, 25KOs) is expecting a very tough fight from his next opponent, Sergei Dzinziruk (37-0, 23KOs) of Ukraine. The fight will happen on March 12 at the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. The WBC's Diamond Belt, at middleweight, is on the line. 

""He's a great champion. He's very good technically and very smart in the ring. He's left handed, like me. He has a good jab and knows how to box very well. He is not a fighter who wins with his power, but by using his skill as a good boxer," Martinez said to Nube Argiles. "He's going to try to win in the same manner as me, by boxing. 2010 was the best year of my career. And I'm sure that 2011 will be even better."

Martinez is in the middle of training camp. He calls it the "toughest camp of his career."

"Things are going very well. We are going through some very strong and very hard training. I going into the third week and luckily I'm in a very good rhythm. I'm well prepared for the last few weeks, which are going to be the hardest in my training camp," Martinez said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Power VCT on 02-23-2011

Martinez could just end up losing! :boxing::boxing::boxing:

Comment by Mikhnienko on 02-09-2011

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;10071978]martinez will win by ko i dont think his opp ever fought a stocky power puncher[/QUOTE] He Took shots from prime Santos and Julio without blinking. He's never been hurt or sropped. I'd be quite suprised to see that. [QUOTE=Walt…

Comment by Dave Rado on 02-08-2011

[QUOTE=rey guey;10074797]mayweather fought marquez in 09 and mosley in 10. he's barely fought in the past 5 years. he's great but his ranking is based on pedigree and past performances. he's hasn't done anything recently and yet he's up there.…

Comment by lutenco on 02-08-2011

DZINZIRUK is good but he has no movements,SERGIO is great and he has great legs............WHO THINKS DZINZIRUK HAS CHANCES TO BEAT SERGIO IS FOOL!!! SERGIO has played with PAVLIK and CINTRON(both similar but better than DZINZIRUK),c'mon kids! IN and OUT,IN…

Comment by WladIsTheChamp on 02-08-2011

Dzhinzurik will get the UD.... Slava Ukraini!!!!

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