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Roach Confident Cotto Would Beat Martinez, Canelo

One of Miguel Cotto’s goals is to face Floyd Mayweather once again, according to his new trainer Freddie Roach. This was revealed by Roach during a recent public workout in Florida. On Saturday in Orlando, Cotto (37-4, 30KOs) will face Delvin Rodriguez. Beyond Rodriguez, Roach would like to see Cotto enter a big fight - against Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez or WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez. And Roach says Cotto would easily beat either of them.

“I think Miguel is going to win [on Saturday night]. He then might fight against Canelo Alvarez or Sergio Martinez and I think he can easily beat them, so he can have a rematch with Floyd Mayweather. This is simple, Miguel has been working very hard on things that I thought were weaknesses. He has great discipline and that's all that I ask for," Roach told Javier Maymi.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by GoldenGloveLove on 10-04-2013

A snappy punching southpaw ambush fighter with a size advantage. Great call, Freddie. lol Roach hyping his new boy.

Comment by cruz1383 on 10-03-2013

[QUOTE=dc3383;13804474]I just dont see Cotto beating Canelo; Cotto would feed into everything Canelo wants you to do.[/QUOTE] hahaha just like Mayweather feed into everything Canelo wants you to do....sorry but i just couldnt help it. as of right now i…

Comment by The Gambler1981 on 10-03-2013

[QUOTE=Thoughts;13806307]Im still trying to figure out the Canelo hype. Other than Trout, which he beat unimpressively, whos his next best win?[/QUOTE] I thought that fight was impressive, it wasn't an overwhelming victory but still it was still an impressive performance…

Comment by Tay Roc on 10-03-2013

Roach is right, Cotto could beat them both...in Fight Night Round 4.

Comment by Lords on 10-03-2013

Im still trying to figure out the Canelo hype. Other than Trout, which he beat unimpressively, whos his next best win?

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