Former Puerto Rican boxer Miguel Cotto wants an exhibition fight with Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez. “I am open to any possibility. It's an exhibi
“We will try not to get hot”: Miguel Cotto wants…
Former Puerto Rican boxer Miguel Cotto wants an exhibition fight with Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez.
“I am open to any possibility. It’s an exhibition, we’ll do the best we can without hurting ourselves, we’re going to try not to get hot”, he said. cotto in interview with DAZN.
It should be remembered that an exhibition fight between the two was to take place on June 12, 2021, but the organizers decided to cancel it.
Miguel Cotto feels calm in retirement
The former super lightweight, welterweight, super welterweight and middleweight world champion made it clear that he now feels much calmer in this part of his life.
“I am calmer, without the pressure of training or weights, or diets,” he said. cotto. “I am more calm and focused on the family. I really enjoy those moments of tranquility, those that maybe I didn’t have when I was active”.
The former Puerto Rican champion points out that it is time to make way for the new generations of fighters.
“I don’t miss anything about boxing… boxing is about moments. They have yelled at me, they have encouraged me, now they have stopped yelling at me and it is time to yell at those who come after me, ”said the former boxer.
Miguel Cotto wants an exhibition fight with Juan Manuel Márquez; he is currently a promoter
Miguel Cotto assured eu at the moment that he is a boxing promoter he owes it to his father Quine who died in 2010.
“The fact that I’m a promoter is my father’s idea,” he said. “I want to continue my father’s desire to give boxing a little of what boxing gave his son. That is why we are working hard to provide the best opportunities for these children.”