BROOKLYN, NY (MARCH 24, 2014)--Dmitriy Salita's Star of David Promotions along with Roy Jones Square Ring Promotions announce the signing of Jr. Middleweight Steven Martinez to a co-promotional contract.
Steve Martinez out of Bronx ,NY is a 3- time New York City Golden Gloves and National Champion. The highly touted prospect returned to the ring February 27th after a 14 month lay off. Steve scored an impressive six round stoppage over the durable and upset minded Rahman Yusubov.
"Steve is a very talented fighter with world class skills. He looked sharp and is ready for top names in the Jr. Middleweight division.", said Salita
Roy Jones Jr is equally excited about the signing " Steve's impressive amateur career and skills as a pro make him one of the best prospects in the world.", Said the future Hall of Famer.
Steve's impressive 6th round stoppage will premier Nationally in prime time on Universal Sports Network March 24th at 7:30 PM ET