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Miguel Cotto: Training is Going Great With Pedro Diaz

By Jhonny Gonzalez

WBA junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto is very happy with his new trainer, Luis Diaz of Cuba. Cotto recently replaced Emanuel Steward with Diaz. The Puerto Rican champion is training in Florida for his December 3rd rematch with Antonio Margarito of Mexico. The rematch takes place at New York's Madison Square Garden.  On July 26, 2008, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Margarito (38-7, 27 KOs) stopped Cotto (36-2, 29 KOs) in eleven rounds.

"I've known Pedro for many years. Now we are at the stage of focusing on the game plan and I have the willingness to work hard in training. I feel great. I'm very focused for this fight. The desire and energy is there to do the work in the gym every day. We just started the camp, but everything is running smoothly. Now begins the intense stage. Pedro is a great coach. He knows a lot about the sport. We discussed the fight. We're going to focus on all aspects and do what is necessary to win on December 3rd," Cotto told Jose Sanchez.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by [email protected] on 10-11-2011

[QUOTE=retnuocllup;11275324]a PhD from Cuba tho :/ he better teach cotto how to clinch and stay off the ropes[/QUOTE] And????? Cuba have one of the best universities in the world, tha fukk your ignorass is trying to say? :dunno::bs2:

Comment by GRUSTLER on 10-11-2011

[QUOTE=spyvsspy;11272149]What he said^^^^[/QUOTE] For sure. Cotto has to be mentally prepared to neutralize Margarito.

Comment by DAN916 on 10-11-2011

I think they discussed the fight and Cotto liked his game plan for the fight more than Stewards and not to mention that he speaks spanish even tho cottos english has improved it will be a benifit him when its…

Comment by KickAzz on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=spyvsspy;11275354]You don't even have a GED....haterz gonna hate[/QUOTE] tough talk from someone without a d1ck

Comment by spyvsspy on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=War Aficionado;11276843]Hey, he can do worse.[/QUOTE] Yeah like joe santiago worse

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