Found November 30, 2011 on
As two of the biggest powerhouses in boxing, Mexico and Puerto Rico have offered great battles on the ring, with Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito II sure to be another addition to the lists of classics. We take a look down memory lane to look at some of the most memorable fights between the two nations. Jorge "Travieso" Arce vs. Wilfredo "Papito" Vasquez -- May 7, 2011 In the latest of the Puerto Rican-Mexican battles, Arce stole the bantamweight title from Vasquez, who was undefeated at the time. Arce won the fight in a technical knockout in the 12th round. Antonio Margarito...

Cotto-Margarito II has the ingredients of another classic

James Carr Three years ago, Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito faced off in one of the most highly anticipated bouts of the year in front of a packed crowd in Las Vegas. Finally, after three years of mystery and accusation, the bitter rivals will re-enter the ring in Madison Square Garden this Saturday. This time, it wont simply be talent, birthplace and styles that make this fight...

Cotto expects to handle Margarito

The WBA super light middleweight title is on the line Saturday night when Miguel Cotto takes on Antonio Margarito in New York City, but that belt almost seems like an afterthought compared to the tension between the two men and the controversy leading up to the fight. Three years ago, they met, with Cotto controlling the early rounds, but ultimately succumbing to Margarito's...

Miguel Cotto Looking for Vengeance in Rematch With Antonio Margarito

Rematches are common in the world of boxing. Regardless, some cases become something personal for the boxers involved, especially when the loser considers the result unfair, be it by a mistake from the judges or cheating from his opponent. The rematch between Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto and the Mexico's Antonio Margarito, to take place on Dec. 3 in New York, is an excellent...

Margarito not worried if Cotto aims punches at eye

Antonio Margarito says he's not worried if Miguel Cotto aims his punches at his right eye.

Miguel Cotto vs Antonio Margarito 2 Pre Fight Press Conference Video

Miguel Cotto vs Antonio Margarito 2 Pre Fight Press Conference Video.
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