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Margarito Admits He Does Feels a "Tickle" To Return

By Salvador Rodriguez

Former welterweight champion Antonio Margarito (38-8, 27KOs), who retired last year and inactive since December 2011, admits that he does feel a "tickle" when he thinks about returning to the ring. Earlier this year there were rumors that Margarito, 35-years-old, was planning a return, but the Mexican fighter quickly denied that information. He took a lot of damage in his last two fights, bruising defeats to Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto.

"What I've done is started running, but I'm really focused on my family, my baby. I do feel the tickle [to return]. I'm not saying that I won't ever return, but I can not say that I will. I really feel that I do not have any outstanding debts with boxing. I did more than I've ever dreamed about. If the day comes when I [plan to return], I'll say something, but I would have to discuss it with my family and then we'll see," Margarito said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by PACnPBFsuck on 07-15-2013

I wouldn't mind seeing Margarito against GGG, Froch and Wlad, in that order.

Comment by microMXL on 07-15-2013

this thread is amazing, my ignore list doubled just like that

Comment by Stuntman Mike on 07-15-2013

This just in... Margarito the famous boxing cheat who was at his peak in july 2008 with his career defining win against Miguel Cotto in which he looked devastatingly sensational and was then shot too **** by January 2009 (soo…

Comment by Stuntman Mike on 07-15-2013

Margarito wanted to return to the ring but realised the MGM doesn't have Wheelcahir access...

Comment by Suavecito80 on 07-15-2013

That's an allergic reaction to the plaster of paris homie. Nothing more.

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