July 23, 2014
‘Maravilla’ Martínez to defend title against Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden
Argentine boxer Sergio “Maravilla” Martínez will attempt to defend his medium-weight World Boxing Council (WBC) champion title against Porto Rican Miguel Cotto at Madison Square Garden, an official press release informed.
The boxing match will be held June 7 in New York and will be Martínez’s second title defense, after the match won against British boxer Martin Murray last year at Velez Stadium.
Martínez is 39 years-old and has a record of 51 wins (28 by knock-out), 2 draws and 2 losses, while Cotto is 33 years-old and has a record of 38 wins (31 by knock-out) and 4 losses.