05/08/2017 08:forty four

Mexican nice Juan Manuel Marquez has introduced his retirement from boxing on Friday.

“At the moment is a particular and unhappy day for me as a result of I am saying my retirement,” Márquez advised ESPN Deportes TV present Golpe a Golpe.

“The accidents pushed me to make this determination. It hurts, however I consider the best second to place an finish to my profession has arrived.

“I might have liked to do a ultimate struggle to say goodbye contained in the ring, however I’ve to take heed to my physique, and it was telling me that the best second to cease boxing is now.”

Marquez held world titles at featherweight, tremendous featherweight, light-weight and lightweight welterweight, however shall be most remembered for brutally knocking out Manny Pacquiao with a proper hand in 2012 to place an finish to a 4-battle collection, dropping two disputed factors selections after their first bout led to a attract 2004.

In his final struggle, Marquez outpointed Mike Alvarado in Might 2014,

Marquez has a report of fifty six-7-1 with forty knockouts.