Martinez Licensed, Judges Set

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Martinez Licensed, Judges Set
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The Nevada State Athletic Commission was busy at Friday's monthly meeting. Middleweight champ Sergio Martinez, former junior middleweight titlist Joachim Alcine and former flyweight titlist Eric Morel, who are all past their 35th birthdays, were approved for licenses for upcoming fights. That's the age in Nevada at which a fighter needs full commission approval, rather than just filling out an application, paying the $25 fee and submitting their medical paperwork. The older fighters also require more extensive medical testing.

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