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Marquez: No such thing as easy foe

Juan Manuel Marquez won't take little-known opponent Sergey Fedchenko lightly

Originally Published: April 12, 2012
By Diego Morilla | ESPNdeportes.com

Eighteen years is a long time away from home, and as the touchstone athlete in his native, boxing-crazy Mexico, Juan Manuel Marquez knows that the wait for his next fight there has been too long. But the countdown has begun, and on Saturday at the brand-new Arena Ciudad de Mexico, Marquez (53-6-1, 39 KOs) will face Ukraine's Sergey Fedcehnko (30-1, 13 KOs) in a split-site doubleheader also featuring the Brandon Rios-Richard Abril lightweight title bout from Las Vegas.

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