1. Props to Fallen Warrior Martinez for Refusing to Play the Excuse Game

    As glorious a sport as boxing is, one of the more unsavory (and unfortunately, ubiquitous) occurrences is the immediate creation of excuses by a vanquished competitor...

    Taj Eubanks Written by Taj Eubanks about 2 months ago 3,073 reads 6 comments

  2. Why Boxing Needs More of Miguel Cotto in Madison Square Garden

    On an early June Saturday night, with a triple crown being pursued 18 miles to the east and much of the remaining city stricken with Stanley Cup fever, a crowd of more than 20,000 ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 2 months ago 13,451 reads 90 comments

  3. Ranking Miguel Cotto's Best Option for Next Fight After TKO vs. Sergio Martinez

    Well, that was easy. And with as dominant a performance as he displayed on Saturday against a middleweight champion who had not lost a fight in four-and-a-half years, suddenly the sky once again seems the limit for Miguel Cotto...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 2 months ago 64,453 reads 238 comments

  4. Mayweather-Cotto Imminent as Martinez Is Broken Down to the Very Last Compound

    One day ago, I postulated that few bouts make more sense than a Mayweather-Cotto rematch. Miguel Cotto fits the bill in every way possible: proven pay-per-view star, huge fan base and all-action style...

    Taj Eubanks Written by Taj Eubanks about 2 months ago 11,208 reads 29 comments

  5. Miguel Cotto Shows He's Better Than Ever in Dominant TKO Win vs. Sergio Martinez

    Miguel Cotto was everything he could be Saturday night. He was fast. He was powerful. He was precise. He was dynamic...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 63,401 reads 288 comments

  6. Cotto's Defeat of Martinez All-but-Guarantees a Rematch with Money Mayweather

    What's next for Floyd "Money" Mayweather? While the undefeated pugilist's choice of opponent for his September 13, 2014 date (the fourth fight of his record-breaking six-fight Showtime ...

    Taj Eubanks Written by Taj Eubanks about 3 months ago 28,116 reads 12 comments

  7. Martinez vs. Cotto: Each Fighter's Biggest Advantages in Epic Title Fight

    When WBC middleweight champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez faces Miguel "Junito" Cotto on Saturday night from Madison Square Garden, there will be a good number of interesting factors for the highly anticipated bout...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 3 months ago 4,436 reads 31 comments

  8. How Freddie Roach Has Resurrected Miguel Cotto's Career

    Miguel Cotto walked out of Madison Square Garden on December 1, 2012, battered, bruised and facing an uncertain future for the first time in his career...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 3 months ago 18,214 reads 97 comments

  9. Sergio Martinez vs. Miguel Cotto: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream, TV Info, More

    On Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, a Puerto Rican legend and an Argentine legend will do battle for the WBC middleweight title. This is how boxing should be...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 3 months ago 4,429 reads 15 comments

  10. Former Champions Most Likely to Regain a Belt in 2014

    Saturday night on pay-per-view, Miguel Cotto will challenge for a fourth world title when he faces WBC and lineal middleweight champion Sergio Martinez. A win will make him the first four-division world champion ever from Puerto Rico...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 12,321 reads 16 comments

  11. Martinez vs. Cotto: Everything You Need to Know About Upcoming Fight

    There are fights that make financial sense, and there are fights that mean something historically. The best thing for everyone is when a fight is both, like Saturday’s showdown ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 3 months ago 6,455 reads 28 comments

  12. Miguel Cotto vs. Sergio Martinez: Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Championship Fight

    Former three-division world champion Miguel Cotto will move up in weight and challenge Sergio Martinez for the middleweight championship of the world on June 7 at Madison Square Garden...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 months ago 29,705 reads 68 comments

  13. Boxers Who Will Get Opportunities They Don't Deserve in 2014

    In boxing, opportunities are earned. A fighter places his body on the line each and every time he steps into the ring, and chances are taken, not given. But for the following five men, Christmas may come a little early in 2014...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 8 months ago 13,100 reads 62 comments

  14. Who Should Miguel Cotto Fight: Canelo Alvarez or Sergio Martinez?

    It's amazing what one great performance can do for you in the world of professional prizefighting. It was just a little over 11 months ago...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 10 months ago 12,948 reads 171 comments

  15. Report: Canelo Alvarez in Talks for March 8 Miguel Cotto Boxing Showdown

    Former junior middleweight title holder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez is looking to face former three-division titlist Miguel Cotto on March 8 according to Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 10 months ago 954 reads 2 comments

  16. Sergio Martinez and Miguel Cotto Express Interest in Possible Bout

    After Miguel Cotto 's triumphant return to the ring on Oct. 5 with his TKO victory over Delvin Rodriguez, the boxing world lit up about the possibilities for the Puerto Rican star's next bout...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 10 months ago 2,073 reads 8 comments

  17. Cotto vs. Rodriguez: Best Matchups for Junito Following Dominant Victory

    Miguel Cotto was quick and accurate while dishing out his usual power in a third-round stoppage over Delvin Rodriguez on Saturday at Amway Center in Orlando, Fla. The win improves Cotto's record to 38-4...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 11 months ago 5,950 reads 41 comments

  18. What's Next for Miguel Cotto After TKO Victory over Delvin Rodriguez

    After a sensational return to the ring after a year-long layoff and suffering two straight losses, three-division titlist Miguel Cotto overwhelmed Delvin ...

    Mick Akers Written by Mick Akers about 11 months ago 8,034 reads 20 comments

  19. Cotto vs. Rodriguez: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    Miguel Cotto (38-4) looked like anything but a fighter at the end of his proverbial boxing rope on Saturday...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 11 months ago 20,053 reads 219 comments

  20. Cotto vs. Rodriguez: Viewing Guide for Saturday's Anticipated Prizefight

    If boxing is "dead" as they say, no one told the fall months of 2013. Starting with Floyd Mayweather 's sound defeat of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez at the MGM Grand on Sept...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 1,263 reads 5 comments

  21. Miguel Cotto vs. Delvin Rodriguez: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming Bout

    This Saturday in Orlando, Florida, one of the biggest boxing stars of this century returns to action as three-division world champion Miguel Cotto looks to get back in the win column against veteran journeyman Delvin Rodriguez...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 11 months ago 13,120 reads 27 comments