Feature | Oct 29 2018

On This Day: 10 great Miguel Cotto nights

Matt Christie, with the help of colleague Nick Bond, wish Miguel Cotto a very happy 38th birthday by selecting 10 of his most memorable fights. The Puerto Rican Warmonger at his best

2. ANTONIO MARGARITO II
Blood and controversy blotted Antonio Margarito’s 2008 brutal victory over Cotto. The villainous Mexican was caught wearing loaded gloves prior to his next bout; throwing his earlier achievements into question. The Puerto Rican was convinced his first career defeat had been a victim of foul play, and was determined to punish his rival in their 2011 New York return. He succeeded, extinguished Margarito’s primitive rage, turning him into a physical wreck inside 10 rounds. Revenge served.

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