Miguel Cotto Is Golden Arms

In kung fu flixtory, Golden Arm is the leader of the Chi Sah gang. ("Both of his arms are as hard and solid as gold and are invulnerable to anything.") In boxing, Golden Arms is Miguel Cotto. Heavy arms, heavy hands, he touch you, you go backwards. » 6/09/14 12:20pm 6/09/14 12:20pm

Cotto-Trout: The Sentimental Narrative Gets Its Lip Busted

Salvador Sanchez was a great Mexican featherweight boxer who ran up a 44-1 record and won a featherweight title shortly before dying in a car crash in 1982, at the age of 23. Salvador Sanchez II is a Mexican featherweight boxer. The meaningful resemblances end there. The superficial resemblances continue: Sanchez II,… » 12/03/12 10:15am 12/03/12 10:15am

At Yankee Stadium, Boxing Beats Bar Mitzvah

Boxing will make a triumphant return to Yankee Stadium, with a junior middleweight title fight pitting Yuri Foreman against Miguel Cotto. But it'll come at the expense of young Scott Ballan, who may never become a man. » 2/19/10 5:30pm 2/19/10 5:30pm

All You Need To Know About Last Night's Fight

From the AP story: "Cotto's wife and child, who were at ringside, left after the ninth round, unable to watch the beating any longer." Cue Pretty Boy Floyd dodging a fight in 3, 2, 1... [AP] » 11/15/09 11:30am 11/15/09 11:30am

Well, That's One Way To Fire Your Trainer

Miguel Cotto's split with his uncle/manager Evangelista Cotto on Wednesday was completely peaceful, except for the ugly brawl and the cinder block through the window of his new jaguar. » 4/10/09 11:15am 4/10/09 11:15am

Antonio Margarito Is More Machine Than Man

He's also the new welterweight champion of the world after a stunning 11th round stoppage over previously undefeated superstar Miguel Cotto. And let me just say, holy fucking shit! » 7/27/08 2:30am 7/27/08 2:30am That was a fight was one of the finest displays of boxing I've ever seen, and it's the unquestionable choice for Fight of the Year.…