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Miguel Cotto Praises Orlando Cruz For Coming Out

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Former world champion Miguel Cotto congratulated his colleague, featherweight contender Orlando 'The Phenomenon' Cruz, for publicly announcing that he is gay. When they were amateurs, Cotto and Cruz represented Puerto Rico side by side. Cotto, recognized as the biggest boxing attraction in the country, voiced his support for Cruz.

"For many years Orlandito and I spent time together on the national team of Puerto Rico. We went to the Central [games], Pan American [games], World Championships, Olympics ... I have a great appreciation for Orlandito. I congratulate him," Cotto stated during a radio interview in Puerto Rico.

"Orlandito is my friend. I'm sure it wasn't easy for him [to make that announcement], but I congratulate him. From this point forward he will see that his life will change a lot and things will be much better for him."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by HOLLYW00 on 10-10-2012

At the end of the day the man is doing what he wants to do.. Ain't nobody changing his mind.. if he wants to be gay let him be, his decisions don't impact your life. And all you people talkin'…

Comment by jasons0660 on 10-09-2012

Davis40, LOL, then you have a fetish for homosexual activity between women. LOL. You're not completely opposed to homosexuality - only under certain conditions. Double LOL.

Comment by I Love Jesus! on 10-09-2012

[QUOTE=jasons0660;12590694]Chaos still hasn't reponded to my question regarding his/her attitude to female homosexual behavior. His posts rail against male homosexual behavior but he hasn't really said anything about female homosexual behavior. Enquiring minds wish to know. I find that those…

Comment by I Love Jesus! on 10-09-2012

[QUOTE=jasons0660;12589450]Chaos, What you need to remember is that homosexuality is completely natural. It is also completely normal for those who are inclined in that direction. If you, yourself, were to turn to a man for comfort, I would say that…

Comment by I Love Jesus! on 10-09-2012

[QUOTE=chaos;12589330]Let me explain to you the difference between hating someone and disapproving of their lifestyle. If I was walking down a dark alley in the middle of nowhere, and I came across Sean Hannity, I would beat him to a…

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