Kiko Martinez
Kiko Martinez

Kiko Martinez

“La Sensación”

RECORD

38 - 8 - 1

KOs

28

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Age 31

Home Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana,  

Complete Stats

A former world champion and three-time European champ at 122 pounds, Spanish slugger Kiko Martinez in now in pursuit of another title at 126. Read Bio

Last Fight

Kiko Martinez and Leo Santa Cruz

loss vs Leo Santa Cruz

Feb 27, 2016 / Honda Center, Anaheim, California

Martinez was stopped in the fifth round of the 126-pound world title fight.

Latest News

Latest
Carl Frampton and Scott QuiggPBC Boxing Video
Feb 27, 2017 / History, Frampton vs Quigg, Santa Cruz vs Martinez, Carl Frampton, Leo Santa Cruz, Kiko Martinez

This Week in Boxing History: February 27-March 5

This week in boxing history, PBC highlights two of our own champions, honors two Fights of the Year, recaps the final chapter of a four-fight rivalry and celebrates a four-division world champion.

Leo Santa Cruz
Mar 2, 2016 / Santa Cruz vs Martinez, Leo Santa Cruz, Kiko Martinez

Leo Santa Cruz staying grounded as his career rockets upward

His life has been no vacation, and so after 27 years, Leo Santa Cruz is finally getting around to taking one.

Leo Santa Cruz
Feb 27, 2016 / Leo Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz vs Martinez, Kiko Martinez

Leo Santa Cruz brings the pain to Kiko Martinez in blistering title defense

It was a vintage look, the Leo Santa Cruz equivalent of bellbottom jeans, ghastly pink leg warmers or some crusty old concert tee that hipsters pay too much for at second-hand shops.

Fights

Fights

Win vs Lorenzo Parra 32-12-2

Aug 26, 2017 Plaza de Toros, Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Lorenzo Parra by KO in Round 3 of 8

Win vs Franklin Varela 22-33-0

Jul 14, 2017 Palacio de los Deportes, Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Franklin Varela by TKO in Round 4 of 8

LOSS vs Josh Warrington 24-0-0

May 13, 2017 First Direct Arena, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Josh Warrington WINS against Kiko Martinez by MD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Leonel Hernandez 10-16-2

Nov 25, 2016 Palacio de los Deportes, Gijon, Principado de Asturias, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Leonel Hernandez by PTS in Round 8 of 8

Draw vs Eusebio Osejo 28-17-2

Jul 23, 2016 Palacio de los Deportes, Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez DRAWS with Eusebio Osejo by SD in Round 8 of 8

LOSS vs Leo Santa Cruz

Feb 27, 2016 Honda Center, Anaheim, California

Leo Santa Cruz WINS against Kiko Martinez by TKO in Round 5 of 12

Win vs Miguel Gonzalez 13-4-0

Dec 12, 2015 Palau Olímpic Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Miguel Gonzalez by TKO in Round 4 of 8

Win vs Everth Briceno 35-12-2

Nov 14, 2015 Gran Canaria Arena, Las Palmas, Islas Canarias, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Everth Briceno by UD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs Herald Molina 18-12-3

Oct 23, 2015 Pabellón Pilar Fernández Valderrama, Valladolid, Castilla y León, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Herald Molina by KO in Round 1 of 8

LOSS vs Scott Quigg 30-0-2

Jul 18, 2015 Manchester Arena (formerly M.E.N Arena), Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Scott Quigg WINS against Kiko Martinez by TKO in Round 2 of 12

Win vs Giorgi Gachechiladze 16-15-1

Dec 12, 2014 Palau Olímpic Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Giorgi Gachechiladze by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Hozumi Hasegawa 33-4-0

Apr 23, 2014 Osaka-Jo Hall, Osaka, Osaka, Japan

Kiko Martinez WINS against Hozumi Hasegawa by TKO in Round 7 of 12

Win vs Jeffrey Mathebula 27-4-2

Dec 21, 2013 Pabellon Esperanza Lag, Elche, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Jeffrey Mathebula by KO in Round 9 of 12

WIN vs Jhonatan Romero 23-0-0

Aug 17, 2013 Revel Resort, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

Jhonatan Romero LOSES to Kiko Martinez by TKO in Round 6 of 12

Win vs Damian David Marchiano 18-9-1

Apr 27, 2013 Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield, Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina

Kiko Martinez WINS against Damian David Marchiano by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Dougie Curran 5-13-2

Jul 21, 2012 Emerald Roadhouse, Finaghy Road North, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

Kiko Martinez WINS against Dougie Curran by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Arsen Martirosyan 18-4-0

Mar 09, 2012 Palais des Sports de Gerland, Lyon, Rhône, France

Kiko Martinez WINS against Arsen Martirosyan by TKO in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Jason Booth 36-6-0

Apr 15, 2011 Plaza de Toros La Cubierta, Leganes, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Jason Booth by KO in Round 10 of 12

Win vs Oscar Chacin 13-13-1

Feb 18, 2011 Daya Nueva, Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Oscar Chacin by UD in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Arsen Martirosyan 16-3-0

Sep 11, 2010 National Stadium, Dublin, Ireland

Kiko Martinez WINS against Arsen Martirosyan by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Feliciano Dario Azuaga 77-18-2

Apr 16, 2010 Valladolid, Castilla y León, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Feliciano Dario Azuaga by TKO in Round 3 of 12

Win vs Said Chichti 1-3-2

Dec 11, 2009 Daya Nueva, Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Said Chichti by KO in Round 1 of 6

LOSS vs Takalani Ndlovu 29-5-0

Sep 25, 2009 Nasrec Indoor Arena, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Takalani Ndlovu WINS against Kiko Martinez by UD in Round 12 of 12

LOSS vs Rendall Munroe 17-1-0

Feb 27, 2009 Metrodome, Barnsley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Rendall Munroe WINS against Kiko Martinez by UD in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Gheorghe Ghiompirica 8-43-0

Dec 18, 2008 Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland

Kiko Martinez WINS against Gheorghe Ghiompirica by PTS in Round 6 of 6

Win vs Silviu Lupu 0-8-0

Aug 12, 2008 Plaza de Toros, Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Silviu Lupu by TKO in Round 1 of 10

Win vs Lante Addy 7-1-0

Jul 05, 2008 National Basketball Arena, Dublin, Ireland

Kiko Martinez WINS against Lante Addy by PTS in Round 8 of 8

Loss vs Rendall Munroe 13-1-0

Mar 07, 2008 Harvey Hadden Leisure Centre, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Kiko Martinez LOSES to Rendall Munroe by MD in Round 12 of 12

WIN vs Bernard Dunne 24-0-0

Aug 25, 2007 The Point, Dublin, Ireland

Bernard Dunne LOSES to Kiko Martinez by TKO in Round 1 of 12

Win vs Andrei Florin 1-16-0

Mar 30, 2007 Pabellon Municipal, Catral, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Andrei Florin by TKO in Round 1 of 8

Win vs Edison Torres 40-25-4

Dec 15, 2006 Dolores, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Edison Torres by UD in Round 8 of 8

Win vs John Bikai 6-15-0

Jul 14, 2006 Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against John Bikai by PTS in Round 12 of 12

Win vs Andrei Florin 1-9-0

May 26, 2006 Dolores, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Andrei Florin by TKO in Round 3 of 6

WIN vs Salem Bouaita 16-11-0

Mar 10, 2006 Pabellon de Elche, Elche, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Salem Bouaita LOSES to Kiko Martinez by UD in Round 10 of 10

Win vs Peter Balaz 0-2-0

Nov 25, 2005 Dolores, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Peter Balaz by KO in Round 1 of 6

Win vs Manuel Sequera 7-6-0

Oct 14, 2005 Dolores, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Manuel Sequera by KO in Round 2 of 6

Win vs Manuel Gomes 10-21-1

Jul 15, 2005 Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Manuel Gomes by KO in Round 4 of 12

Win vs Sergei Nikitin 0-3-0

May 06, 2005 Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Sergei Nikitin by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Frederic Bonifai 28-19-3

Mar 04, 2005 Leon, Castilla y León, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Frederic Bonifai by TKO in Round 2 of 8

Win vs Nikolai Mihailov 3-8-0

Feb 04, 2005 Alcala de Henares, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Nikolai Mihailov by TKO in Round 4 of 6

Win vs Julio Vargas 2-4-1

Nov 19, 2004 Torrevieja, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Julio Vargas by TKO in Round 4 of 6

Win vs Juan Garcia Martin 12-1-0

Oct 15, 2004 Pozuelo de Alarcon, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Juan Garcia Martin by TKO in Round 3 of 6

Win vs Cristiano Andres Oliveira 0-0-0

Sep 10, 2004 Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Cristiano Andres Oliveira by KO in Round 1 of 4

Win vs Irimiea Ion 0-0-1

Jul 24, 2004 Benidorm, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against Irimiea Ion by TKO in Round 3 of 4

Win vs David Casero 1-0-0

Jun 11, 2004 Plaza de Toros La Cubierta, Leganes, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Kiko Martinez WINS against David Casero by TKO in Round 3 of 4

Stats

Kiko Martinez “La Sensación”

  • WINS 38
  • LOSSES 8
  • DRAWS 1
  • KOs 28

Weight 126 lbs (57.27 kg)

Height 5'5" (1.65 m)

Reach 66" (168 cm)

  • Born

    March 07, 1986
  • Age

    31
  • Country

    Spain
  • Born in

    Elche, Comunidad Valenciana
  • Trains in

    Alicante, Comunidad Valenciana
  • Stance

    Orthodox
  • Rounds Boxed

    267
  • KO Percentage

    60%
  • Boxing Hero

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