Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 5/6/12
LAS VEGAS -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. used his speed and accuracy to win a unanimous decision Saturday night over a game Miguel Cotto in one of his toughest fights ever. Mayweather dominated late, rocking Cotto in the 12th round to pull out a win and remain unbeaten in 43 fights. But it wasn't easy, with Mayweather getting his nose bloodied and Cotto fighting until the final bell. Two judges scored the fight 117-111, and the third had it 118-110. The Associated Press had Mayweather winning 116-112. "You're a hell of a champion," Mayweather told Cotto in the ring afterward. "You're...

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