TV coverage With Cotto having recently signed with Golden Boy Promotions – who also handle Kamegai – this contest will be televised live on HBO in the US (9.45pm ET).
Who is Cotto going to fight?
Juan Manuel Marquez Now Being Targeted For October. The organizers of the announced exhibition fight, between four division champions Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico and Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico, have yet to finalize a concrete date for the event.
Is Cotto vs Marquez fight?
The exhibition boxing match between Miguel Cotto and Juan Manuel Marquez is being targeted for October. Last March, Cotto and Marquez agreed to fight in an exhibition but the original June 12 date did not materialize. Marquez has not fought in seven years while Cotto’s last ring appearance was three years ago.
Where is Cotto now?
I’m sure after this fight he will go back to Puerto Rico and do what he can to help the situation.” Cotto, who now fights under the Golden Boy Promotions banner and who became a champion at super lightweight, welterweight, junior middleweight and middleweight, has built a reputation as having never ducked a fight.
Where can I watch the Cotto fight?
TV coverage With Cotto having recently signed with Golden Boy Promotions – who also handle Kamegai – this contest will be televised live on HBO in the US (9.45pm ET). Fans in the UK can tune in to BoxNation at 1.30am to watch the bout.
Is Marquez retired?
On August 4, 2017, Márquez announced his retirement from professional boxing after a 21-year career. Márquez spoke to ESPN Deportes TV show Golpe a Golpe, “Today is a special and sad day for me because I’m announcing my retirement.
How old is Miguel Cotto?
The two fighters faced off for a third time in November 2011. For the second time in a row, Manny Pacquiao ended up with his hand raised at the end of the fight. This time, it was a majority decision victory for ‘PacMan’ as the three scorecards were 114-114, 115-113 and 116-112 in the Filipino fighter’s favor.
Where will Canelo fight at?
The fight will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Why did Miguel Cotto retired?
Cotto retired only four years ago in 2017, and he’s considerably younger at 40. Although Cotto didn’t look good in the final fight of his career against Sadam Ali in December 2017, he had an arm injury he was dealing with for that fight. That was a fight that Cotto likely would have won easily if he’d been healthy.
Is Miguel Cotto married?
Mayweather, Klitschko, Cotto, Ward Among Those Added To Hall of Fame Ballot. They all had their last fights in 2017 and are eligible for the first time since last year the Hall of Fame reduced the waiting period from five years to three years before a fighter can appear on the ballot for the first time.