Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-03-26, pretty good boxing fight: Kiko Martinez vs Josh Warrington 2 gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2022).
In their first fight Warrington beat Martinez via majority decision, in 2017 (Josh Warrington vs Kiko Martinez I); this second match is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the IBF World featherweight title (Martinez’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Kiko Martinez record
The world champion in two different weight classes Kiko Martinez entered this fight with a professional record of 43-10-2 (30 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.10 featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Emanuel Navarrete).
He fought three times last year losing to Zelfa Barrett (Zelfa Barrett vs Kiko Martinez), but then he beat Jayro Duran and Kid Galahad (Kid Galahad vs Kiko Martinez).
Among the best fights of Martinez we suggest these two:
- Kiko Martinez vs Hozumi Hasegawa, 4-stars bout of 2014
- Leo Santa Cruz vs Kiko Martinez, 5-stars match of 2016
Martinez’s next fight: Kiko Martinez vs Jordan Gill
Josh Warrington record
His opponent, the former Ibf Fw champion Josh Warrington, has a boxing record of 30-1-1 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.9 in the featherweight division.
He defeated Sofiane Takoucht in 2019 (Josh Warrington vs Sofiane Takoucht) but then he faced twice Mauricio Lara losing the first match (4-stars bout, Josh Warrington vs Mauricio Lara I) and drawing the second one (Mauricio Lara vs Josh Warrington II).
Among the best fights of Warrington we also suggest a four stars bout of 2018: Josh Warrington vs Carl Frampton.
Martinez vs Warrington 2 info
Where: First Direct Arena, Leeds, United Kingdom
Division: featherweight (126 lbs, 57.2 kg)
Title: IBF World featherweight title
Martinez vs Warrington 2 pre-fight press conference
Watch the video of Kiko Martinez vs Josh Warrington 2 pre-fight press conference from the official DAZN Boxing Youtube channel!
Martinez vs Warrington 2 weigh-in
Watch the official video of Kiko Martinez vs Josh Warrington 2 weigh-in!
Martinez vs Warrington 2 full fight video / highlights
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Martinez vs Warrington 2 result
Josh Warrington defeated Kiko Martinez via TKO at 2:12, round 7.
Martinez vs Warrington 2 post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Josh Warrington vs Kiko Martinez 2 post-fight interview.