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Sergio Martinez is Still Being Held Back By Injuries

Former WBC super welterweight and middleweight champion, Argentinian Sergio ”Maravilla” Martinez, wants a farewell fight but his injuries are hampering him.
    
“I want  to keep boxing, but this injuries are complicating even my daily life. I only will fight if I feel better,” commented  Sergio  during an interview by TyC Sports of Argentina.

Sergio is now dedicated to the artistic world, and sadly the dream of having a farewell fight is receding.
 
“My meniscus are crashed. I have to wear insoles on my shoes to walk correctly, and not to feel pain. So Far now I can't go back to train. I want  to  keep boxing, but these injuries are more complicated than we expected. During the next weeks I think I will be able to make a decision. I don’t seeing myself in the ring without being in the best possible shape to face a good rival. Honestly, I am not interested in another way, as  I don’t want to be disrespectful to my fans."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Realboxingfan1 on 04-21-2015

Naaaaa for reals you mean to tell me he's still crippled ,don't tell kneeguel cotto,let him think he beat a healthy,not ruined,crippled martinez and to prove it he's going to fight ggg next couse kneeguel is the middle weight champ…

Comment by ADP02 on 04-20-2015

It was obvious that Sergio Martinez was no longer the same when he stepped into the ring that night against Cotto.

Comment by daggum on 04-20-2015

[QUOTE=paulf;15587636]No champion of his caliber wants to go out losing like he did to Cotto, but it's time to be real: he hasn't been 100% in a long time. [B]Not to take anything away from Cotto, he deserves full credit…

Comment by Jloro on 04-20-2015

Sad to see a great champion have these injuries

Comment by Tay Roc on 04-20-2015

Sergio must not have seen the gif of him running for 2 seconds in the cotto fight. His knees were perfect in the fight. He's still faking over a year later!

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