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Cotto-Margarito Rematch Finalized For New York's MSG

By David "Los Gatos" Rosenberg

According to Top Rank publicist Fred Sternburg, the long awaited rematch between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito has been finalized for New York's Madison Square Garden. Their first meeting, at welterweight, took place in Las Vegas in 2008 and was won by Margarito by way of TKO in eleven rounds. This time the fight takes place at 154-pounds, with Cotto's WBA title at stake.

"Top Rank just sealed the deal in New York. Cotto-Margarito II, for Cotto's WBA super welterweight title, will be December 3 at Madison Square Garden," Sternburg said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TheSlickster on 07-22-2011

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;10880120]I've been saying the SAME thing for a while now. It ain't going to get through their head no matter what man.[/QUOTE] True that! The Magarito that fought Manny would still give most welterweights and some junior middleweights trouble.

Comment by shade darkar on 07-22-2011

[QUOTE=BoxeoBoriqua;10879742]whos to blame for that???? margarito and his trainer. lets be serious man, if a dude gets caught cheating, u telling me it is wrong to question his previous wins???? hope u all u want that tony wins, he is…

Comment by Mr. Fantastic on 07-22-2011

[QUOTE=TheSlickster;10880026]I don't get why so many people think Magarito looked terrible against Manny. He still got to Manny and still was hitting him. Its just that Manny's volume, power and hand speed destroyed Marg's face. Cotto is still gonna have…

Comment by TheSlickster on 07-22-2011

I don't get why so many people think Magarito looked terrible against Manny. He still got to Manny and still was hitting him. Its just that Manny's volume, power and hand speed destroyed Marg's face. Cotto is still gonna have…

Comment by King Kong on 07-22-2011

LaMigra, who in the hell is that fine piece of ass in your sig?

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