Cotto vs Ali Kick-off Press Conference – WBO world super welterweight champion Miguel Cotto will be headlining Broadway one more time this coming December 2nd as he faces once-beaten Sadam Ali. The pair got together in New York City along with a bearded Oscar De La Hoya to formally kick-off and announce the December date.
From the Otober 17th press release:
Four-division world champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) and WBA International Welterweight Champion Sadam “World Kid” Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) hosted a press conference today to formally announce their 12-round fight for Cotto’s WBO World Junior Middleweight Championship. The action will take place at the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden, and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Cotto will make his 24th appearance on the network and his 10th showcase at MSG in the final fight of his historic career as one of the most decorated and significant Puerto Rican fighters in boxing history.
Check out video highlights from the NYC press conference in this latest TBC report. Video is courtesy of Golden Boy Promotions.
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