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Margarito: Fans Won't Help Cotto, He Gets KO'd Again

By Jhonny Gonzalez

The first time they fought in July 2008, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Antonio Margarito (38-7, 27KOs) had crowd filled with Mexicans to support his cause. This Saturday the rematch takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, and now WBA junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (36-2, 29KOs) is going to be the arena hero. Thousands of Puerto Rican fans have already scooped up tickets to watch Cotto's attempt to avenge his eleventh round TKO loss.

Cotto is undefeated at Madison Square Garden, winning all seven of his past fights at the venue. Margarito is not worried about the crowd. He wants to keep his entire focus on the action in the ring.

"They [the fans] can't help him. I know Cotto will have the full support of the public, but in the ring it's just going to be me and him. It is a very important fight for my career and I have trained like never before. The result is going to be the same. I will knock Miguel Cotto out," Margarito said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BX88 on 12-01-2011

its so easy calling ppl island monkeys and quitters behind a pc. no need to get big wit a keyboard. and no need for racist comments. just enjoy saturday night is that too much to ask?! who ever wins they…

Comment by newcastleking on 12-01-2011

fellas, we all have great champions from beautiful countries all over the world ,rich or poor, that make us all very proud. be above the racism. i love this fight. no pound for pound over hyped crap, just 2 badasses…

Comment by budfr on 11-30-2011

[QUOTE=Perez37;11496433]Cheto is a disgrace to humanity,his ugly wife, and the mexican culture...if cotto or any boricua did what he did i would say the same..for his arrogance and false pride i hope he dies...[/QUOTE] You are a bastard. Boricuas are…

Comment by Muscles72 on 11-30-2011

Yea its the truth margarito walked right through cotto best punches he will tire in the later rounds margarito will catch him on the ropes and it will be all she wrote.

Comment by PRPOWERPUNCHES on 11-30-2011

[QUOTE=sebastianb7312;11496083]Cotto is gna have the death of his father , the hand wraps incident all on his mind! He might just reenact what Buster Douglas did to Tyson after his mom dying! Its gna be an all out war! But…

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