Sunny edwards, flyweight champion for the FIB, assured that he is close to closing a fight with Julio César “Rey” Martínez, who is monarch of the CMB. Eddy reynoso He assured that it will be an easy fight.
“They tell me that the fight with Martinez it is close to being closed, ”he commented. “I know that Ed edd Y Eddy They didn’t want anything with this fight so I hope they don’t ignore me. “
Been told the Martinez fight is close to getting made, I know Ed, Edd and Eddy never wanted anything to do with this fight – so I hope they don’t avoid me.
– Sunny Edwards (@SunnyEdwards) January 5, 2022
The British champion asked his representatives already Eddie hearn that they will push hard to sign the battle as soon as possible and carry out the unification contest at the end of the first quarter of 2022.
“I hope that my advisor and Eddie hearn reach an agreement as soon as possible, “said the British boxer. “I’m ready to do it between March or April.”
Sunny made two successful defenses in 2021 by defeating Moruti Mthalane Y Jayson Mama by unanimous decision. Thus he maintains his undefeated record with 17 wins by four by way of chloroform.
Martinez was the one who took possession of the belt of the brother of Sunny Edwards, Charly, after fighting him in 2019. The fight was originally declared as a knockout win for the Mexican, but was ultimately left without a decision and Martinez had to deal with Cristofer Rosales to get the scepter.
Since then, The king has successfully defended his sash three times and has left the door open to unify with Edwards.
“He has a belt and we want to unify,” said the Mexican last November. “We would be happy to go to England to fight. It would be an honor to confront him to put an end to what happened at the time with his brother. “
“Easy fight,” says Eddy Reynoso of Rey Martínez-Sunny Edwards
Eddy reynoso feel that Julio Cesar Martinez you will have no problem to beat Sunny edwards in the flyweight unification fight.
“It would be an easy job for my boy,” he said. Eddy in interview with Boxingscene.com.
The king fought two bouts in 2021. In the first, he successfully defended the fly belt of the CMB in view of Joel cordova and later his contest with McWiliams Arroyo It was declared without decision due to a header for which the Puerto Rican could no longer continue.