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Sergio Martinez to face tough rival

Updated: March 10, 2011, 1:44 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez is in something of a no-win situation.

If the consensus 2010 fighter of the year -- and author of the knockout of the year when he put Paul Williams to sleep in the second round of their November rematch -- defeats Sergiy Dzinziruk on Saturday night (HBO, 10:30 ET) at the MGM Grand Arena at the Foxwoods resort in Mashantucket, Conn., he will have done what he was supposed to do against an opponent who is virtually unknown in the United States.

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