Cotto vs Ali Meet at MSG This Saturday – Four division world champion Miguel Cotto will face Sadam Ali at Madison Square Garden this coming Saturday in what he insists is his last fight before retirement. Cotto is defending the WBO world light middleweight (154 lbs) title he won in his last outing on August 26th when he decisioned Yoshihiro Kamegai at the StubHub Center in California.
The fight is supported by a pair of other world title fights in the co-feature spots. WBC world super bantamweight champion Rey Vargas puts his belt on the line against undefeated Oscar Negrete and the vacant WBO light flyweight belt will be going home with the winner of Angel Acosta’s bout with Juan Alejo.
Below is a quick look at the event’s featured fights and you can get more info in this latest TBC report. The main fights will air on HBO, check your local listings for start times.
Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 – Madison Square Garden, NY, NY
(Card Subject To Change):
154 LBS 12 RDS: Miguel Cotto (41-5) vs Sadam Ali (25-1)
122 LBS 10 RDS: Rey Vargas (30-0) vs Oscar Negrete (17-0)
108 LBS 12 RDS: Angel Acosta (16-1) vs Juan Alejo (24-4-1)
126 LBS 10 RDS: Ronny Rios (28-2) Deivi Julio Bassa (19-3)
160 LBS 8 RDS: Jason Quigley (12-0) vs TBD
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Miguel Cotto, Sadam Ali and promoter Oscar De La Hoya at the announcement press conference in New York City.