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Cotto's Coach: We Plan To Use Golovkin For Sparring

By Jhonny Gonzalez

According to Cuban coach Pedro Diaz, former three division champion Miguel Cotto (37-3, 30KOs) will have three sparring sessions with hard-punching Gennady Golovkin (24-0, 21KOs) in Big Bear, California, where both boxers are training.

Cotto is preparing for his challenge of undefeated WBA 154-pound champion Austin Trout on December 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Golovkin, the WBA/IBO middleweight champion, should provide a good sparring experience for Cotto. At their media tour, Trout held a considerable size advantage over the Puerto Rican star. Golovkin is a very physical fighter and one of the most feared punchers in boxing.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jaded on 10-21-2012

Funny thing is I'd rather watch Cotto sparring Golovkin than Cotto vs Trout...Golovkin might be a bit to much for Cotto.

Comment by GRUSTLER on 10-21-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;12623603][B]All that proves is me manning up to my mistake[/B].[/QUOTE] You wouldn't have to "man up" if you just didn't shoot your mouth off about race if it is not warranted. Just the fact that you had to apologize…

Comment by GRUSTLER on 10-21-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;12623603]All that proves is me manning up to my mistake. Being a fair fan does not make me a jack ass you moron, especially since I criticize Canelo as well. At 154 Canelo has put in more work than…

Comment by Mr. Fantastic on 10-20-2012

[QUOTE=GRUSTLER;12622948]This proves that you are a JACK ASS. I wasn't mad because you are close to not being a Canelo fan. I just pointed out that you were criticizing Cotto but Canelo is less than Cotto..... Those are facts. Who…

Comment by GRUSTLER on 10-20-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;12622888]A jack ass for giving everyone the same treatment? GTFOH with your bull[I]s[/I]hit son! You're the typical Mayweather fan, hate on someone till Floyd beats them and then hype them up so it can look good on Mayweather. [B]You…

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