Tag: Antonio Margarito
Back-to-back roadtrips to witness Cotto-Margarito, Khan-Peterson, and Ward-Froch an unforgetable experience
By Chip Mitchell
My colleague Robert Uzzell and I recently attended three major fight cards on the east coast. The events just so happened to take place on back-to-back-to-back weekends. Hey, who says all the good fights land in Vegas? As gas prices soared to about $3.80 per gallon, we wondered if Greyhound or even Air Tran would be a feasible option in the future. Nevertheless, we gassed up the vehicle and began our journey.
First up was the much-anticipated rematch between Antonio ‘The Tijuana Tornado’ Margarito and Miguel ‘Junito’ Cotto. The house was packed as the majority Hispanic crowd came to support their respective compatriots. There were maybe three times as many Cotto supporters than there were fans for Margarito. (continue reading…)
ARLINGTON, TX, November 13, 2010 – Superstar Manny Pacquiao wins a 12-round unanimous decision over Antonio Margarito Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. – Photo: Chris Farina – Top Rank, copyright 2010
ARLINGTON, TX, November 13, 2010 – Mike Jones wins a 10-round majority decision over Jesus Soto-Karass Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. – Photo: Chris Farina – Top Rank, copyright 2010 (continue reading…)
ARLINGTON, TX, November 12, 2010 – (L-R) Superstar Manny Pacquiao and three-time world champion Antonio Margarito weigh in at (Pacquiao 144.6 lb,Margarito 150 lb) for their superfight on November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay Per View. — Photo: Chris Farina – Top Rank, copyright 2010