Miguel Cotto Boxing News

De La Hoya thinks Canelo-Cotto is fight boxing fans want to see, not Mayweather-Pacquiao

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya says that the fight that boxing fans are craving to see right now is a clash between WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs) and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) rather than Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. De La Hoya thinks […]

Macklin wants to face Miguel Cotto in Dublin if he beats Heiland

(Matthew Macklin seen here getting pounded by Sergio Martinez) By Scott Gilfoid: #6 WBC, #10 WBA, #13 WBO Matthew Macklin (31-5, 20 KOs) is in position to become the mandatory challenger to World Boxing Council middleweight champion Miguel Cotto if Macklin beats little known #4 WBC Jorge Sebastian Heiland (24-4-2, 12 KOs) in their fight […]

Bradley could fight Canelo-Cotto winner, says Arum

By Dan Ambrose: Rather than Gennady Golovkin getting the winner of next year’s mega fight between Saul “Canel” Alvarez and Miguel Cotto, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum says that his fighter Tim Bradley (31-1, 12 KOs) could very well be the one that faces the winner of Cotto-Canelo instead of the hard hitting Golovkin. Arum […]

Golovkin beats Rubio, calls out Cotto

By Dan Ambrose: WBA Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs) put World Boxing Council 160 pound champion Miguel Cotto on notice that he wants to fight him next following Golovin’s impressive 2nd round knockout victory over the usually strong-chinned Marco Antonio Rubio (59-7-1, 51 KOs) on Saturday night in front of 9,323 […]

Golovkin could fight Cotto-Canelo or Korobov-Lee winner, says Arum

(Photo credit: Naoki Fakuda) By Dan Ambrose: Tonight, WBA Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) will be in the ring to face former WBC interim 160 pound champion Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51 KOs) at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. Rubio lost his interim title last Friday when he failed to […]

Cotto doesn’t want or need to fight Golovkin

By Robert “Big Moe” Elmore: There is a high demand for newly crowned WBC middleweight champ Miguel Cotto to fight fellow champ middleweight champ Gennady Golovikin (GGG). For starters, Cotto doesn’t owe GGG a fight. And this is no knock on GGG. Cotto has been through numerous wars, built himself into the third highest pay […]

Canelo has trump card if Cotto makes negotiations difficult, Chavez Jr could replace him

By Dan Ambrose: Former WBA/WBC light middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) is hoping that a fight between him and World Boxing Council middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs) can be negotiated for Cinco de Mayo next May in 2015. It’s not going to be easy for Team Canelo to try and […]

Golovkin needs KO over Rubio to get the bigger names like Canelo and Cotto to fight him

By Dan Ambrose: World Boxing Association (WBA) Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) will be looking for his 18th consecutive knockout this Saturday night against the tough as nails Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51 KOs) at the StubHub Center, in Carson, California, USA.

Mayweather not worried about Canelo-Cotto trying to take his May 2015 date

By Chris Williams: The 24-year-old Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is insisting that he will be fighting next May in 2015 on the Mexican holiday Cinco de Mayo even if the No.1 money PPV star in boxing Floyd Mayweather Jr is fighting on the same date. Canelo says he’ll fight on that date on HBO PPV regardless […]

Three fights I’d like to see other than Mayweather/Pacquiao Pt. 1

By Victor Candelario: Don’t me wrong me and boxing fans alike would love to see Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) take on the #1 pound for pound boxer in the sport Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr (47-0-0 26 KOs) and see if he can hand Floyd the first loss of his career but lets be […]

Canelo interested in Pacquiao, Golovkin, Cotto and Chavez Jr fights

By Dan Ambrose: Earlier today, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez announced along with Golden Boy Promotions that he’d signed a deal to have his fights shown on HBO. Canelo said that he’s interested in facing the following fighters: Manny Pacquiao, Julio Cesar Chavez, Miguel Cotto, and Gennady Golovkin. Canelo said that the Cotto fight isn’t complete at […]

Cotto vs. Golovkin: my dream fight

By Bob Smith: Though it is almost certainly the case that Cotto will fight Canelo next May, with or without a tune up fight, many boxing fans want to see who truly is the best in the middleweight division. Perhaps Cotto’s decision not to face Golovkin is due to financial reasons; perhaps at this point […]

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