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Matthew Macklin won't make any 'hasty decisions' over his future

Sky Sports: 16/11/14

Matthew Macklin will not make any ‘hasty decisions’ as he contemplates his future in boxing after being halted in his WBC world title eliminator.

The 32-year-old saw his hopes for another world title fight badly dented by a 10th-round stoppage defeat to Jorge Sebastian Heiland in Dublin on Saturday night. Middleweight Macklin lost a world championship contest to Gennady Golovkin in June 2013 and, having been beaten in four of his last seven bouts, admits he now faces some difficult decisions about his career.

“That’s a fight that I thought I’d definitely need to be winning if I thought I was as good as I was,” he said. “So I have to look at the performance.

“There were a few things in the build-up but I’ve no excuses really. I was fit, I was in shape, I had decent sparring, so I’ll have to analyse the performance...

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