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Two-division world champion Sergio Martinez talks to reporters during a massive media turnout day Monday in preparation for his upcoming Mexican Independence Day Middleweight championship battle against undefeated WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
“I am going to give boxing the respect it deserves. I am going to knock him out and make it look easy,” Martinez said. “The WBC green belt is coming back home to me.”
Promoted by Top Rank, Zanfer Promotions and DiBella Entertainment, in association with Wynn Las Vegas, AT&T and Tecate, Chavez Jr. vs Martinez will take place Saturday, September 15 at Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, live on HBO Pay Per View.