Junior Middleweight is a renowned boxing competition now a days. Junior Middleweight is also known as Light Middleweight or super welterweight which is a weight class in Boxing sports. Coming next 5th March, 2016 a big match of Junior Middleweight Bout will be placed at Mexico City between famous Antonio Margarito and rising star Paez Jr. Let’s see the match details listed below.
# Match Details:
- Match Between – Antonio Margarito Vs Jorge Paez Jr [live stream on beIN sports Arabia TV channel to free watch here online]
- Date – 5 March, 2016
- Time – 2:00 (BST)
- Day – Saturday
- Venue – Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
- Tournament – Junior Middleweight Bout
- Round- 10
- Live Broadcast – Mexico Azteca
Antonio Margarito is an American born Mexican former professional boxer who is the former WBA, WBO and IBF welterweight champion. He is known for his aggressive fighting style and also he is famous for his iron chin. Margarito is absent in the ring since December 2011 for his surgically repaired right eye was badly damaged in his fight against Miguel Cotto where Cotto won by 10th round knockout. Margarito’s career has been full of memorable for his hard fought battle and drama. Now he wants to prove himself that his recovery is complete and will fight the young Mexican Paez Jr. At almost 38 years old and after more than four years out of the ring, it will be tough enough for him but against an opponent like Paez, he would possibly back into the sport.
Boxing is a game which is somewhat alike of martial art where two people fight to each other with gloved hands and try to make it to the opponent’s face for weaken him. It’s also a target oriented game where their demand is to weaken the opponent and to knock down him. Pugilism is boxing’s another name. From Prehistoric age, boxing has come. Nowadays, boxing is very popular to the young generation and they are just enjoy it so much. And it’s popularity is growing day by day. Boxing is divided into different classifications as well as the boxing competition. Basically, it has changed from place to place. The kinds of boxing are Heavyweight, Super Middleweight, Light Heavyweight, Super Featherweight, Featherweight, Jr. Bantamweight, Minimum weight and so on. Many boxers would participate in these such kind of biggest boxing events, become famous and earned huge amount of money through this kind of championships.
# Short Details of Antonio Margarito:
- Full Name: Antonio Margarito Montiel
- Nickname: El Tornado de Tijuana Tony
- Date of Birth: 18 March, 1978
- Place of Birth: Torrance, California, US
- Age: 37
- Height: 5 feet 11 inch
- Nationality: American, Mexican
On the other hand, Paez, Jr is a Mexican professional boxer in the Welterweight division. He is the current WBC Youth Intercontinental Welterweight Champion. 28 years old Paez Jr is young and talented boxer who faced totally 47 fights and won 38 of them. Paez Je. has lost two out of his last three fights against Carlos Ocampo and Jose Benavidez in 2015. Paez Jr. also lost to Vivian Harris in 2014. But he managed to win against knockout artist Daniel Echeverria in last August.
# Short Details of Paez Jr:
- Full Name: Jorge Paez Jr.
- Nickname: El Maromerito
- Date of Birth: 30 November, 1987
- Place of Birth: Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico
- Age: 28
- Height: 5 feet 9 inch
- Nationality: Mexican
# Game Summary of Antonio Margarito:
- Rated at: Lightweight, Light welterweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight
- Stance: Orthodox
- Total Fights: 47
- Wins: 38
- Wins By KO: 27
- Draws: 0
- Losses: 8
- No Contests: 1
# Game Summary of Paez Jr:
- Rated at: Welterweight, Light Welterweight, Lightweight
- Stance: Orthodox
- Total Fights: 37
- Wins: 33
- Wins By KO: 20
- Draws: 1
- Losses: 4
- No Contests: 1
According to the statistics, it’s proved that one is former great fighter and other one is young talented fighter. Their next match will be test for them both. So, their next match will be high voltage and exciting for the boxing lovers.