Miguel Cotto and his trainer Freddie Roach spoke to the boxing media at the post-fight press conference for Cotto’s sensational middleweight championship-winning victory over Sergio Martinez. Both said the win was among the most satisfying of their careers.
Miguel Cotto stopped Sergio Martinez after nine one-sided rounds, winning THE RING/WBC middleweight titles in front of his fans at Madison Square Garden. Martinez’s career may be over after the devastating loss, but Cotto’s career has never looked brighter.
Trainer Freddie Roach insists Miguel Cotto’s weaknesses are things of the past and that the Puerto Rican icon will exploit middleweight champion Sergio Martinez’s weaknesses on Saturday night in victory.
Sergio Martinez and Miguel Cotto have had their war of words but both saved their energy for the ring during the final press conference for their Saturday showdown at Madison Square Garden. Their team members, however, continued the verbal jousting.
Miguel Cotto spoke to the press at his media workout the week of his showdown with Sergio Martinez. RingTV’s Bill Emes spoke to Cotto and to Freddie Roach, who is very confident in his fighter. “Martinez left a lot in the ring vs. (Julio Cesar) Chavez Jr. Miguel hits him once, it’s over.”
RingTV’s Alan Massengale reports from Miguel Cotto’s media day workout at Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, Calif., where Cotto has prepared for his June 7 showdown with Sergio Martinez. Massengale spoke to Cotto, Roach and Top Rank president Todd duBoef.
Miguel Cotto’s trainer Freddie Roach said that his fighter will stop reigning RING middleweight champ Sergio Martinez inside four rounds when the veterans meet on June 7 during a media workout on Wednesday at Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, Calif.
Although the boxing world would be on the edge of its seat for an earth-shattering brawl, should Manny Pacquiao and Ruslan Provodinikov eventually meet in the ring, mutual trainer Freddie Roach would eschew either corner.
In the first middleweight bout of his career, Miguel Cotto says a win over RING/WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez will be his biggest accomplishment.
Thanks to trainer Freddie Roach, Miguel Cotto believes he will be at his very best against RING/WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez when they clash in New York City on June 7.
Like most observers and fans, Juan Manuel Marquez believes Saturday night’s fight against Mike Alvarado is sure to be a war.
In an uncharacteristic yet subtle, black hat moment, RING middleweight champion insists his June 7 defense against Miguel Cotto will be his opponent’s swan song,.
Some of boxing’s brightest up-and-comers will be on display come June 14 in support of Glen Tapia vs. Keenan Collins.
At this year’s annual Boxing Writers Association of America dinner, WBO welterweight titlist Tim Bradley took a moment to plead for a resolution between the sport’s feuding power players.
Now with noted trainer Freddie Roach in his corner, Miguel Cotto share his thoughts of Roach, ex-foe Manny Pacquiao and his June 7 challenge of middleweight champion Sergio Martinez.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us trainer Freddie Roach’s thoughts on his charge, Manny Pacquiao’s performance against Tim Bradley last Saturday.
Noted British sports writer Gareth A Davies says if Manny Pacquiao defeats Tim Bradley tonight, the Filipino icon’s victory will compel the boxing media to hound Floyd Mayweather Jr. for answers as to why he will not fight Pacquiao.