Found December 03, 2011 on
One fight to go before we get to the rematch between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito. Exciting American Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios collides with John Murray in what should be a great action fight.The tale of the tape shows that Rios is an inch taller and has half an inch of reach over Murray. The thing to watch is Rios' conditioning, as he failed to make weight and is not eligible for the vacant WBA lightweight belt. As a result, only Murray can win the title.Michael Buffer is in the ring to do the official fighter intros. Murray enters the fight with a 31-1 record as a pro, while Rios is undefeated at 28-0-1. We're all set for a scheduled 12 rounds of boxing, so let's get to it.Round 1Jabs quickly land for both boxers. Rios flashes the right hand as well, and Murray looks like he will stand and bang. Murray goes to the body before Rios throws hooks with both hands. No subtlety here as they trade from close range. Very low shot by Murray that looks like it hurt ...
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It’s a special edition of HBO World Championship Boxing with the exclusive presentation and free replay of Miguel Cotto vs. Antonio Margarito II, this Saturday, December 10th at 9:45 p.m. ET/ 6:45 p.m. PT on HBO. The HBO Sports team, which was ringside for the live event, calls all the action. The replay will be available in HDTV.
The second chapter of the heated Cotto-Margarito...
LTSBlog’s own A.L. Ramsey and Rod Scates recently got together to chat about Saturday’s big boxing match up between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito, a rematch from their 2008 bout where Margarito stopped Cotto in the 11th round. Rod Scates and A.L.R. also touched on the state of boxing going into 2012, who’s hot right [...]
Complete video of the first fight between Miguel Cotto vs. Antonio Margarito on July 26, 2008, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
World Boxing Association super welterweight championship fight video – Second Bout between Miguel Cotto vs Antonio Margarito.