Sunday June 7, 2015– Miguel Cotto defeated Daniel Geale and defended his WBC middleweight championship on Saturday at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.
Cotto defeated Geale by KO, 1:28 into the 4th round and improved his professional record to 40-4 he also recorded his 33rd knockout.
Landed COTTO 68 GEALE 33
Thrown COTTO 183 GEALE 127
Percent COTTO 37% GEALE 26%
–Courtesy of CompuBox–
During the post-fight interview Cotto stated:
“Let’s do it,” Cotto said to HBO’s Max Kellerman. “Before that, I want to spend some time with my family and enjoy them again, but then it’s back to L.A. and training for Canelo”
Cotto continued to say:
“Canelo will be just another fight. If the people want that fight to happen, it will happen.”
Cotto vs. Canelo is a huge match up between two of the sport’s best pound-for-pound fighters. All we can do is wait for the official announcement of this spectacular fight.
Below is the Miguel Cotto interview as he stated that he wants to fight with Canelo or Golovkin and the HBO World Championship Boxing Highlights.
HBO World Championship Boxing Highlights: