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NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 16: Michael Yormark attends the Roc Nation Sports & Miguel Cotto Promotions presentation of Miguel Cotto vs. Daniel Gaele on June 6 from Barclays Center in Brooklyn live on HBO: Official Press Conference at The 40/40 Club on April 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Roc Nation) There are calls for Barclays Center GM Brett...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
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Canelo Alvarez, Amir Khan surprise public with fight announcement

Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan, a fight nobody saw coming and that no fans asked for, is happening in May. Some are outraged; some are talking themselves into liking the idea of Khan, a chinny welterweight, moving up to contend for the middleweight championship of the world against a man who will be pushing toward cruiserweight on fight night given his tendency toward post-weigh-in...
Via The Queensbury Rules
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Results, quotes & photos: Canelo Alvarez wins decision over Miguel Cotto

Cotto vs. Canelo Results: In one of the most anticipated fights of the year, Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) and Canelo Álvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) thrilled fans from start to finish with high-intensity action just as promised, but it was Canelo that persevered with a unanimous decision win after 12-rounds, although one which was much closer than the official scorecards revealed. Cotto...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez Beats Miguel Cotto By Unanimous Decision, Wins WBC Middleweight Title

Canelo Alvarez is the new WBC middleweight champion. Alvarez (45-1-1) beat Miguel Cotto (40-5) by unanimous decision at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas on Saturday night. He won with scores of 117-111, 119-109 and 118-110 from the three judges. This was the fourth win in a row for Alvarez since losing to Floyd Mayweather, and he now is in line to face Gennady Golovkin. Thumbnail photo...
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WBC Strips Miguel Cotto Of Championship Belt Days Before Title Fight

Miguel Cotto was stripped of his WBC middleweight championship belt Tuesday, just four days before his highly-anticipated title bout with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. “After several weeks of communications, countless attempts and good faith time extensions trying to preserve the fight as a WBC world championship, Miguel Cotto and his promotion (Roc Nation Sports) did not agree to...
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto stripped of WBC middleweight belt

The World Boxing Council has stripped boxer Miguel Cotto of his middleweight championship belt on Tuesday.Cotto, who was scheduled to defend his title next against Canelo Alvarez, was stripped of his championship due to a failure to adhere to unspecified rules."The WBC’s decision is premised on the fact that Miguel Cotto and his camp are not willing to abide by the governing WBC...
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November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez results & round by round updates

Cotto vs. Canelo Round by Round Results On Saturday, November 21st in Las Vegas, Nevada, HBO Pay-Per-View presents Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez, a highly intriguing middleweight showdown. While the fight is not for our middleweight championship, due to it being contested at a catchweight beneath the full division limit, it nevertheless has a huge bearing on the careers of both...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview – Cotto vs. Canelo: On November 21st, a fight long in the making finally takes place as Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez headlines a HBO pay-per-view from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cotto vs. Canelo is an excellent scrap which should prove to be an entertaining one, and it will also have a huge bearing on the careers of both men involved, and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto To Defend WBC Belt Vs. Canelo Alvarez In November

Boxing fans get what boxing fans want. The public outcry for a Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez fight has finally come to a head: Cotto will defend his WBC and lineal middleweight belts against Alvarez on Nov. 21 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The match will be available on HBO pay-per-view. “I will give the fans the fight they want to see,” Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) told
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez megafight confirmed for Nov. 21

The end to the 2015 calendar year for the sport of boxing is officially heating up. The highly-anticipated clash between Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Puerto Rican slugger Miguel Cotto has been formally set for November 21 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, HBO announced on Thursday. The showdown is officially set. #CottoCanelo Saturday, November 21 live...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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