Martinez controlled most of the fight and dominated the results on the scorecards (118-109, 118-109, 117-110), despite being knocked down in the final round. Martinez won his sixth consecutive fight, improving his overall record to 50-2-2. Chavez suffered his first professional defeat, falling to 46-1-1 with one no contest.
The referee for the fight was Tony Weeks. The judges were Stanley Christodoulou, Adalaide Byrd and Dave Moretti.