Hospital and Injuries Update on Boxing Champ; Sergio Martinez

Hospital and Injuries Update on Boxing Champ; Sergio Martinez
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing (Sept 17, 2012) Doghouse Boxing (Photo © Chris Farina / Top Rank)

Sergio Martinez (L) - Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (R)
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing. - On Saturday night, Boxing fans were treated to a great fight between Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.  The fight which Martinez won with a unanimous decision, went down at at the Thomas and Mack Center and was shown live on TV with HBO-PPV (pay-per-view).  Soon after the epic battle, it was revealed that Martinez needed to be Hospitalized for some ugly injuries.

According to updated reports, Martinez took 8 stitches to sew up the wound over his right eye. He needed 2 staples in his head.  If that wasn't enough, Martinez also came out of the fight with torn ligaments (ouch!) in his right knee and a broken left hand (double ouch!).

The good news is that Martinez is out of the hospital and recovering.  Get well soon Champ!

For much more on Sergio Martinez's win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., visit the homepage here at Doghouse Boxing.

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