Cotto vs. Margarito: 15 Interesting Storylines Heading into the Fight

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Cotto vs. Margarito: 15 Interesting Storylines Heading into the Fight
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Antonio Margarito has never been apologetic on all the controversies surrounding his career. He maintains his innocence when it comes to his hand wrapping incident.

His former trainer and father figure, Javier Capitello, was the culprit.

Capitello secretly inserted a plaster of Paris-like substance to his hardened knuckles without his knowledge. However, no one really bought this idea.

Even a disoriented fighter should know if there is something wrong or different on his hands.

Miguel Cotto strongly believes Margarito fought with loaded gloves in their 2008 fight. The blood bath ended with an 11th round TKO in favor of Margarito.    

Going into their December 3 rematch, allow me to enumerate 15 interesting things you need to know about this matchup.

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