Julio César “Rey” Martínez continue as fly champion CMB, although the fight with McWilliams Arroyo it was declared without decision, after an accidental head butt that caused a cut to the Puerto Rican’s right eyebrow, who was unable to come out in the third round.
The SNHU Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire, on USA, was the stage that would finally see the lawsuit between Martinez and Stream, who went to war from the beginning, even the two visited the canvas.
As with the battles between boxers of Mexico and Puerto Rico, This one had all the ingredients to be spectacular and from the first round they showed it.
King tried to control with his jab to McWilliams and he also began to drop dangerous left hooks, but he was careless and the Puerto Rican connected him with his left foot for the fall of the champion, who heard the protection account.
Martinez He got up and continued forward, looking to connect those violent left-handers to the Puerto Rican and one did the expected damage, because McWilliams suffered his first knockdown of the fight as he was nearing the end of the first round.
The decision of Rey Martínez vs. Stream
The face-to-face clash and the constant exchanges continued in the second round, when the accidental head butt came that caused the cut in the right eyebrow of Stream, who started bleeding.
King Martinez He continued with his fight plan and continued with dangerous left foot strikes, another that impacted the Puerto Rican’s humanity to send him to the canvas again and thus demonstrate the power of his punch.
Stream, who said that he could not see with the injured eye, was reviewed by the ring doctor after the cut and it was determined that he could not continue in the fight, for which the “No contest” was determined, which leaves the Mexican as champion of 112 lbs.
This was the fourth defense of the flyweight title for Martinez, who remains champion of the CMB and that he will seek to unify the crown next year.
The boxer from the capital was crowned on December 20, 2019 after defeating by technical knockout Cristofer Rosales, a belt that he already defended with rivals like Jay Harris, Moisés Calleros and Joel Córdova; only Harris he endured the 12 rounds, as he defeated the others by technical knockout.
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