Martinez settles, stays busy vs. Barker
Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, the consensus 2010 fighter of the year, will not repeat in 2011. That is no news flash, just simple reality.
In 2010, Martinez won the middleweight championship in a tough, bloody decision against Kelly Pavlik and then scored a titanic second-round knockout of pound-for-pound ranked Paul Williams in their rematch. Two convincing victories (including the knockout of the year) against two notable opponents wrapped up the award for Martinez.
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