All tagged Miguel Cotto

Miguel Cotto and The Legends of Puerto Rico

Boxing is one of the most popular sports in Puerto Rico and an essential part of the cultural makeup of the island. Looking back at Cotto’s career it is difficult to argue that he is not one of the best to have come out of the island. Let’s take a look at how Cotto stacks up to some of the legends of the island. 

Did Mikey Garcia Make the Right Choice?

Three-division champion and current WBC lightweight (135) champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) turned down a deal with Golden Boy Promotions to fight Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs). Garcia was not willing to sign a multi-fight contract with the promoter. Did Garcia make the right choice? 

Miguel Cotto Will Face Sadam Ali in his Final Fight

Puerto Rican four-division champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) will make his final appearance inside the squared circle against Brooklyn, New York’s Sadam “World Kid” Ali (25-1, 14 KOs). Cotto will put his WBO 154-pound title on the line in a 12-round bout. The fight will take place at the famed Madison Square Garden in New York on December 2nd. 

Miguel Cotto Inks Multi-Fight Deal with Golden Boy Promotions

Miguel Cotto inks a multi-fight deal with Golden Boy Promotions starting with August 26 battle against Yoshihiro Kamegai for vacant WBO Junior Middleweight Championship. Boxing Legends reunite as Oscar De La Hoya and Golden Boy Promotions partner with Miguel Cotto and Miguel Cotto Promotions on upcoming fights, developing prospects and advancing boxing in Puerto Rico.