News | Nov 11 2015

Miguel Cotto will stay in boxing for no more than a year from now

But first a war with Canelo Alvarez lies ahead of him, writes John Dennen
Miguel Cotto
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THE end is in sight. This time next year Miguel Cotto will no longer be competing in the sport.

“I’m going to be in boxing no longer than a year from now,” he said.

A veteran of 44 fights, he’s taken on a who’s who of the sport, including Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, as well as his duels with Antonio Margarito and middleweight title winning performance against Sergio Martinez. Another battle lies ahead for him, young Mexican star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.


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