Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Cotto Says Mayorga's "Games, Insults" Will Not Work

By Jhonny Gonzalez

On Thursday in New York City, the media tour will begin for Miguel Cotto's next defense of the WBA junior middleweight title. The opponent on March 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, is former champion Ricardo Mayorga. The media is ready for Mayorga's press conference antics. Mayorga's pre-fight insults and crazy behavior has made him a press conference favorite among fans and writers.

Mayorga and several opponents have exchanged punches at press conferences. Cotto is ready for Mayorga's insults and mind games. He says Mayorga's pre-fight tricks will not succeed.

"We know what Mayorga is capable of. We know very well. He's like a book and we've already read it. I will do my job as I've always done. I will not allow him to take away my peace," Cotto told Jose Sanchez.

Tags:
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by WarriorSoul on 01-13-2011

[QUOTE=RL_GMA;9949950]Isn't it snowing in NY? I heard the conference was pushed back.[/QUOTE] We had about a foot of snow 2 days ago. Some parts of NYC still had snow from the last blizzard during Xmas and it just compounded with…

Comment by RL_GMA on 01-13-2011

[QUOTE=WarriorSoul;9949936]Thanks man, yeah I guess they pushed it back since I just called BB Kings (where they're suppose to have the presser) but they said nothing was on the schedule today. Thanks, let me know if you find more info…

Comment by WarriorSoul on 01-13-2011

[QUOTE=Assteroid Field;9949919]Weird, they don't seem to have anything scheduled for today. They got a photoshoot tomorrow, a PR presser jan 15 and an NY presser the 19th. Nothing today though...[/QUOTE] Thanks man, yeah I guess they pushed it back since…

Comment by Assteroid Field on 01-13-2011

Weird, they don't seem to have anything scheduled for today. They got a photoshoot tomorrow, a PR presser jan 15 and an NY presser the 19th. Nothing today though...

Comment by Assteroid Field on 01-13-2011

[QUOTE=WarriorSoul;9949747]Anyone know when (time) and where this press tour is going to be?[/QUOTE] I was just about to ask that... I'll keep an eye on the top rank website and the cotto/top rank fb page.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (32)
Top Headlines Wilder, Fury Among Six Boxers on ESPN World Fame 100 List Deontay Wilder: I Hold The Keys To The Heavyweight Division Patrick Mukala Inks Pact With Banner Promotions Photos: Deontay Wilder, Dominic Breazeale - Tense Face To Face Joe Joyce is Now The EBU Mandatory To Agit Kabayel News: Blair Cobbs, Kalvin Henderson, David Brophy, More Breazeale Expects To Land "The Big Shot" on Wilder's Chin Artur Beterbiev vs. Radivoje Kalajdzic Official For May 4 Deontay Wilder: This is Personal, I Want To Destroy Breazeale Wilder vs. Breazeale, May 18th at Barclays on Showtime Martin Saldana Stops Joan Jose Valenzuela in Three Rounds Josh Warrington Aims To Punish Kid Galahad For Trash Talk Hearn on U.S. Market: Feels Like We're Getting Great Momentum Garcia Would 'Love' Lomachenko; Not Sure About 135 Return Spence: Garcia Could've Caught Me Off Guard If Not So Arrogant Carl Frampton Willing To Go Straight To Oscar Valdez Fight Okolie: Joshua Will Bust Up Miller, Stop Him in Mid-Rounds Sakaria Lukas Targets Joseph Diaz, Confident of Knockout Win Robert Garcia: I'd Want Mikey at 140, But There Are Fights at 147 Pacquiao Not Intimidated: Spence Doesn't Really Hit That Hard! Luis Nery: I Want To Win Back My Title, Unify The Division Pacquiao flush with options, but still wants Mayweather rematch Arum: Pacquiao Should Face Porter or Garcia, Spence is Too Much Gassiev Plans To Decide on Weight in April, Will Speak With DAZN Jarrell Miller: I'm More Intelligent Than Joshua, I'm a Warrior Andres Cortes, Jahmal Dyer Working Hard For ShoBox Clash Lucian Bute Expected To Announce Retirement From Boxing Arum: Unlike Mikey Garcia, Amir Khan Intends To Win His Fight! Artur Beterbiev, GYM Reach Agreement To End Contract, Lawsuits Wilder Manager: Too Much at Stake, These Fights Will Happen Kevin Lerena Ring Return Being Targeted For June Date CompuBox: Spence Now #1 in Power Connects, #2 in Jabs Thrown Charlie Edwards Says Kal Yafai is Still Very Much on His Radar Brook: I Was Beating Spence, But My Eye Went - At 100% I'd Win! Arnold Barboza vs. Mike Alvarado Set Down For Loma-Crolla Luis Collazo: I Still Have The Fire, I Want The Top Names at 147 Kell Brook To Return on Joshua vs. Miller Undercard News: Ultimate Boxxer TV Update, Chris Florez, Santiago Amador Katie Taylor Eyes Delfine Persoon, Undisputed Fight In June Andrade: Now I Have A Reason To Know Sulecki A Little Better
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement