Canelo Alvarez has expressed interest in fighting Miguel Cotto again next year, according to BoxingScene. “For me, it would be an honor to have a return fight wit...
-OpeningRound Staff Add Timothy Bradley to the seemingly growing list of people who are disinterested in a third fight between him and the fighting pride of the Philippines Manny Pacquiao. Although Bradley WOULD take a third fight with Pacquiao, and according to him, are still negotiatin...
-OpeningRound Staff Canelo Alvarez defeated Miguel Cotto on Saturday night by unanimous decision, with scores that had relatively wide margins of 119-109, 118-110 and 117-111. However, the fight was way more competitive than those scores would indicate. While Canelo clearly landed the har...
-OpeningRound Staff Considering that Floyd Mayweather Jr. beat both Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto, and considering that Mayweather also defeated many of Cotto’s trainer Freddie Roach’s best fighters, including Oscar De La Hoya and Manny Pacquiao, he had a lot of very interest...
-OpeningRound Staff As fight fans eagerly anticipate the Pay Per View statistics for last Saturday’s Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez middleweight title clash, the question has to be asked- did the fight have less of a buzz than it otherwise would have thanks to the disappointment of the...
-OpeningRound Staff 35 year old veteran and former WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto opted not to speak to the media after his unanimous decision loss to the younger and bigger Canelo Alvarez. The fight was competitive, yet Canelo landed the harder more effective blows, winning by sc...
-OpeningRound Staff After Canelo Alvarez’s competitive, yet convincing unanimous decision victory over former WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto Saturday night, he addressed the elephant in the room head on-a highly anticipated, middleweight unification clash with the fearsome W...
-OpeningRound Staff The bigger, stronger, and younger fighter was the better man tonight. Adding another chapter to the historic Mexico Vs Puerto Rico rivalry, 25 year old Mexican Canelo Álvarez claimed the WBC and lineal middleweight world championships with a unanimous decision victory...
-OpeningRound Staff To many fight fans, the Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez clash tonight is a very even fight, a pick em if you will. It has all the expectations in the world to be an outstanding fight, and is the first super fight in the post-Mayweather...
-OpeningRound Staff We have a fight. Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez both made the 155 catchweight weight limit for their Puerto Rico Vs Mexico middleweight title fight tonight. The weigh in took place Friday afternoon in the Islander Ballroom at the Mandalay Bay Casino in Las Vegas. The w...
-OpeningRound Staff Freddie Roach is as good as it gets when it comes to boxing trainers, and has been credited with the career resurgence of his pupil Miguel Cotto. Cotto obviously has a stiff test against Canelo Alvarez this Saturday, but that has not affected Roach’s confidence. R...