Kiko Martinez

  • Leo Santa Cruz defends title with a 5th Rd. TKO of Kiko Martinez

    Photos: Stephanie Trapp/ SHOWTIME Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz defended his WBA Featherweight World Championship in convincing fashion on Saturday night, knocking down Kiko “Sensación” Martinez twice in the first round, then ending it on a barrage of punches as the fight was called at 2:09 in the fifth...
  • Martinez, Ceja and Washington prepare for Saturday!

    Photos: Stephanie Trapp/Showtime Former world champion Kiko Martinez (35-6-0, 26 KOs) participated in a media workout Wednesday at the City of Angels Boxing Club in Los Angeles as he prepares to face undefeated WBA Featherweight World Champion Leo Santa Cruz (31-0-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday, Feb. 27 live on...
  • Santa Cruz vs. Martinez set for Feb. 27 in Anaheim

    LEO SANTA CRUZ TO DEFEND FEATHERWEIGHT TITLE AGAINST FORMER WORLD CHAMPION KIKO MARTINEZ ON SATURDAY, FEB. 27, LIVE ON SHOWTIME® FROM HONDA CENTER IN ANAHEIM, CALIF. Undefeated three-division world champion Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz will make the first defense of his Featherweight World Championship against former world champion Kiko...
  • Barker edges Geale, Martinez upsets Romero!

    In an all action affair at middleweight, Darren Barker 25-1, 16 KOs) edged out a split decision victory over a tough Daniel Geale (29-2 15 KOs) to capture the IBF middleweight championship in Atlantic City on Saturday night. Barker, 31 of the UK started quick and dominated the opening...
  • Romero and Martinez make weight!

    Gary Shaw Productions in association with Thompson Boxing Promotions are proud to announce Jhonatan Romero (23-0, 12 KOs) vs. Kiko Martinez (28-4, 20 KOs) for the IBF junior featherweight title as the co-feature attraction to Daniel Geale (29-1, 15KOs) vs. Darren Barker (25-1, 16KOs) live on HBO Boxing After...
  • Rising Heavyweight Star Abdusalamov Now Ranked WBC #4

    Rising Heavyweight Star Abdusalamov Now Ranked WBC #4 On the eve of his next concussive ring appearance, undefeated future heavyweight champion Magomed “Mago” Abdusalamov (17-0, 17 KOs) has been elevated to #4 in the latest WBC rankings. Abdusalamov, the reigning WBC-USNBC Champion, is coming off an impressive stoppage over...