Cotto and Trout Ripped and Ready for NYC Showdown!
By FightFan News Wire (30-Nov-2012)
Photo courtesy of Tom Casino / Showtime
“Cotto vs. Trout” is a 12-round battle between Four-Time and Three-Division World Champion Miguel Cotto and undefeated WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Austin Trout taking place on Saturday, December 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York City . The co-featured fights will see Jayson Velez take on Salvador Sanchez in a 10-round fight for the vacant WBC Silver Featherweight title and Danny “Miracle Man” Jacobs battle Chris “The Irish Ghost” Fitzpatrick in an eight-round middleweight fight. The event is promoted by Miguel Cotto Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, sponsored by The Puerto Rican Tourism Board and Corona and will be televised live on SHOWTIME at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the west coast).
- Claggett and Wierzbicki to co-headline Empire Promotions debut card Aug. 21 in Calgary, Alberta!
- “The Homecoming”: All-Action Sam Vargas Takes on Ulises Jimenez August 11 in Toronto!
- Garcia retires Malignaggi, Campbell, Rose and Jacobs win!
- Matthysse runs and roughhouses her way to decision victory over Mrdjenovic in Buenos Aires
- Danny Garcia and Paulie Malignaggi set to battle for Brooklyn Saturday night as PBC is back on ESPN!
- Road Warrior: Canada’s Jelena Mrdjenovic faces Edith Matthysse Saturday in Buenos Aires as No. 1 and 2 ranked featherweights collide in WBC /WBA unification bout!
- Cotto vs. Canelo super-fight likely for Nov. 21 in Las Vegas!
- Adonis Stevenson to defend his titles Sept. 11 in Toronto live on PBC on Spike TV!