Our teacher of Language, Pilar Pando, told us to post a biography of a famous person that was interesting for us. We had to include a video and a photo of him/her. In this case I choose Maravilla Martinez.
Sergio Gabriel Martínez (Maravilla Martínez) was born in 21th February of 1975 in Quilmes. He is an Argentine professional. He is the current Lineal, The Ring and WBC Middleweight champion.
Martinez is currently rated as the number five pound for pound best boxer in the world by most spotrting news and boxing websites, including Sports Illustrated, ESPN and Yahoo! Sports.
He is rated as the n°. 4 pound of pound boxer in the world by The Ring. In 2010 he received The Ring and BWAA “Fighter of the Year” and The Ring “Knockout of the Year” Awards.
Martínez holds notable victories over former World Champions like: Kelly Pavlik, Paul Williams, Sergiy Dziziruk and Julio César Chavez Junior. Last year he had fought with Martin Murra and he had won.
Because of a family tradition he started boxing when he was twenty years and trained with his uncle Rubén Paniagua.
Total Fights: 55;
Wins by Knockout: 28;
Draws: 2; and
No Contest: 0.