Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland cancelled due to Kirkland injury

Roc Nation Sports received notification from James Kirkland’s team that Kirkland has suffered an injury which will force him to withdraw from his match against Miguel Cotto on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The reported injury is a fractured nose. Unfortunately, the entire Cotto vs. Kirkland HBO Pay-Per-View show at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas is cancelled. What’s...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago

Cotto-Kirkland Fight Cancelled Because of Injury

The showdown between five-time world boxing champion Miguel Cotto and James Kirkland that was set for Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco has been called off. Kirkland's team announced that he has suffered an injury which will force him to withdraw from his match with Cotto. The reported injury is a fractured nose. The entire HBO pay-per-view show has been...
Via Blue Star
9 days ago

Cotto vs. Kirkland OFF – Kirkland Fractures Nose In Camp

The anticipated return of multi-decorated Miguel Cotto against James Kirkland is off. Late Thursday, Cotto’s promoter Roc Nation Sports distributed the following press release advising that the entire fight card had been cancelled. Roc Nation Sports today received notification from James Kirkland’s team that Kirkland has suffered an injury which will force him to withdraw from...
Via BadCulture
9 days ago

Cotto says 2017 is his last year, still wants rematch with Canelo

Former four-division world champion Miguel Cotto is about to hang up his gloves but not before he takes care of some unfinished business. Speaking with reporters on Thursday to promote his upcoming junior middleweight fight with James Kirkland on February 25, Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) announced that 2017 would be the last year of his career. “This is the last year of my career and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez Beats Miguel Cotto By Unanimous Decision, Wins WBC Middleweight Title

Canelo Alvarez is the new WBC middleweight champion. Alvarez (45-1-1) beat Miguel Cotto (40-5) by unanimous decision at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas on Saturday night. He won with scores of 117-111, 119-109 and 118-110 from the three judges. This was the fourth win in a row for Alvarez since losing to Floyd Mayweather, and he now is in line to face Gennady Golovkin. Thumbnail photo...
Via NESN.com
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WBC Strips Miguel Cotto Of Championship Belt Days Before Title Fight

Miguel Cotto was stripped of his WBC middleweight championship belt Tuesday, just four days before his highly-anticipated title bout with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. “After several weeks of communications, countless attempts and good faith time extensions trying to preserve the fight as a WBC world championship, Miguel Cotto and his promotion (Roc Nation Sports) did not agree to...
Via NESN.com
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto stripped of WBC middleweight belt

The World Boxing Council stripped boxer Miguel Cotto of his middleweight championship belt Tuesday.Cotto, who was scheduled to defend his title next against Canelo Alvarez, was stripped of his championship due to a failure to adhere to unspecified rules."The WBC’s decision is premised on the fact that Miguel Cotto and his camp are not willing to abide by the governing WBC Rules...
Via Yardbarker
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez results & round by round updates

Cotto vs. Canelo Round by Round Results On Saturday, November 21st in Las Vegas, Nevada, HBO Pay-Per-View presents Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez, a highly intriguing middleweight showdown. While the fight is not for our middleweight championship, due to it being contested at a catchweight beneath the full division limit, it nevertheless has a huge bearing on the careers of both...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto To Defend WBC Belt Vs. Canelo Alvarez In November

Boxing fans get what boxing fans want. The public outcry for a Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez fight has finally come to a head: Cotto will defend his WBC and lineal middleweight belts against Alvarez on Nov. 21 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The match will be available on HBO pay-per-view. “I will give the fans the fight they want to see,” Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) told boxingjunkie.com...
Via NESN.com
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez megafight confirmed for Nov. 21

The end to the 2015 calendar year for the sport of boxing is officially heating up. The highly-anticipated clash between Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Puerto Rican slugger Miguel Cotto has been formally set for November 21 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, HBO announced on Thursday. The showdown is officially set. #CottoCanelo Saturday, November 21 live...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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