Arthur Mercante referee cleared the ring and restarted the fight. More boxing news on: His vision, while improved from conditions during the fight, has been seriously degraded and will likely result in vision problems for the rest of his life. This page was last edited on 18 January , at Check date values in: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Capetillo changed his story about the wraps. Yes, my password is: Arthur Mercante referee cleared the ring and restarted the fight. If he wants to take it personally, he can take it personally. Boxing News 24 Forum. Retrieved August 19, Views Read Edit View history. Miguel Cotto ‘s bouts December 3,
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Goldstein told the commission that the eye was fine and that Margarito was fit to box. More boxing news on: He somehow found a way to finish and survive the round and would continue his fight in to round 8. Oh that Cotto, how he cries. Retrieved Augsust 22, Boxing News – Latest Headlines. The only thing Cotto does know is he got beat in that fight.
First it was he grabbed some training ones out of the gym bag and didn’t realize they were used. Instead of taking responsibility for the loss by acknowledging that Margarito was the better conditioned fighter in that bout, Cotto instead thinks that Margarito fought with plaster in his hand wraps. Margarito has stated that Cotto is just making excuses, with Capatillo arguing Cotto is just trying to sell the fight.
Margarito was originally told he could continue to box only as long as he didn’t have cataract surgery, but that the blurry vision in his right ho would not improve.
Based on the findings of their own doctor, they would make a decision on whether Margarito received a license. Cotto had this to say: The series focuses on each fighter’s training and preparation for the bout.
He was just the better man on that night. Several major figures received criticism for their actions surrounding this fight. Then what he had to say about being in the hospital after fight crying tears of blood, and his father crying tears of love. Share This Page Tweet. YOu used to be one of my favorite fighters but at some point even if you think you were cheated you need to overcome it. Long may you run, Tomato Can.
WBA Super super welterweight champion. Instead, they ordered Margarito to be examined by their own doctor. Margarito made a ring return against Robert Garcia on May 8, in Aguascalientes, Mexico after his suspension from boxing.
24/7 Cotto vs. Margarito: First Look – Antonio Margarito
Log in or Sign up. Why did he sign up for this fight? However, Arum later stated that the fight would be moved to a venue in a state that Margarito holds a license. CaguasPuerto Rico. In addition, Bob Arum and Top Rank did not give an indication that the fight may not occur at Madison Square Garden when promoting the fight, causing fans to nearly sellout Madison Square Garden with 2 weeks mrgarito before the fight as well as spend money on epissode, hotels, etc.
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But he looked bad when he was taking pressure from year-old Ricardo Mayorga in his last fight last March. Retrieved August 19, You must log margarkto or sign up to reply cottk. I, of course, think Margarito beat Cotto fair and square without loaded gloves. SnakefistNov 19, Uncle RicoNov 19, HBO aired a brief interview, confrontational-styled show entitled, “Face Off” with Max Kellerman hosting and leading the conversation.
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Cotto-Margarito 24/7 episode 1 = A ton of complaining by Cotto
He also parted ways with old trainer Javier Citto and began training with Robert Garcia. WBA Super super welterweight championship. Your name or email address: Bet this’ll be the best episode in a long time. In rounds 5 and 6, Margarito managed to land several uppercuts but they were not enough to stop Cotto.