Cotto Says Canelo, Chavez and Others on His List

By Salvador Rodriguez

WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32KOs) says there are many options for him - including Mexican super stars Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Cotto is scheduled to return to action in December, where he will make the first defense of the title he captured last month from Sergio Martinez at New York's Madison Square Garden. Besides Canelo and Chavez Jr., Cotto says there are many other names to be considered for future fights.

"I'm enjoying the last victory and most of all waiting to see what happens in my career. At the moment I have not thought about anything. I'll let the tide take its course and see what it brings," Cotto said.

"There are many names on the list, obviously Canelo and Chavez stick out, but we are waiting [to see what happens]. This is a business, my business and I will ensure the best opportunity for Miguel Cotto. But it is a fact, the Mexico-Puerto Rico rivalry can be rekindled."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MMegatron on 07-22-2014

annoying. how long will GGG have to wait to get the lineal 160

Comment by fvanesbeck on 07-21-2014

[QUOTE=Vicious.;14783944]Haha Margarito didn't have plaster in his hands when they fought the firat time. Its just cottos ego making an excuses as to why he lost and the rematch ain't sh1t margarito got ko'd by mosley and halfway retired by…

Comment by Teetotaler on 07-21-2014

[QUOTE=PRPOWERPUNCHES;14783962]Get over it fish..This fight is not happening..Dame la Canela...! PRPP:boxing:[/QUOTE] I never said he was fighting Chavez. I simply said if they did fight jr would win

Comment by El Angel on 07-21-2014

[QUOTE=Bardock;14783629]Lets bet a Quad when the fight gets signed? lol[/QUOTE] You got it :boxing:

Comment by Lords on 07-21-2014

If Cotto takes the Chavez fight at 160 he should put in the contract a deduction at 750k of Chavez' purse for every pound he goes over.

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