Miguel Cotto Is Ready For His Close-Up

Saturday night is definitely Hockey Fight Night in Canada America (sorry, old habits die hard).

Earlier this week, we previewed the Elite XC: Renegade show with Sam Caplan but now its time to discuss tomorrow night’s showdown between Miguel Cotto and Shane Mosley. So, we tracked down the sweet scientist himself, Larz from No Mas Online, to help dissect all the action.

Madison Square Garden is the venue, HBO PPV is the network and below is the official card:

MAIN EVENT-WBA WORLD WELTERWEIGHT TITLE – 12 ROUNDS
Miguel Cotto (30-0-0, 146 1/4 lbs) vs. Shane Mosley (44-4-0, 147 1/4 lbs)

VACANT WBO INTERCONTINENTAL WELTERWEIGHT TITLE – 12 ROUNDS
Antonio Margarito (34-5-0, 134 lbs) vs. Golden Johnson (25-8-3, 147 1/2 lbs)*
*reweigh

RING MAGAZINE & WBC INTERIM WORLD LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE – 12 ROUNDS
Joel Casamayor (34-3-1, 134 lbs) vs. Jose A. Santa Cruz (25-2-0, 134 3/4 lbs)

JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHTS – 10 ROUNDS
Victor Ortiz (19-1-1, 141 lbs) vs. Carlos Maussa (19-4-0, 141 lbs)

FEATHERWEIGHTS – 8/10 ROUNDS
Billy Dib (16-0-0, 128 lbs) vs. Rogers Mtagwa (24-11-2, 127 1/2 lbs)

JUNIOR FEATHERWEIGHTS – 6 ROUNDS
Jesus Rojas (9-0-0, 122 lbs) vs. Carlos Diaz (9-10-4, 122 lbs)

JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHTS – 4 ROUNDS
Michael Faragon (Pro Debut, 136 3/4 lbs) vs. Javier Garcia (2-1-0, 136 3/4 lbs)

JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 4 ROUNDS
Ronny Vegas (3-0-0, 152 lbs) vs. Bryan Mullis (4-1-1, 150 3/4 lbs)

Larz also breaks down the Calzaghe vs. Kessler classic, the Contender 3 Finale and why ESPN’s Brian Kenny should be ashamed of himself right now.


Larz – 11/08/07

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