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Jose Miguel Cotto

W L D
33 4 1
24 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 38
rounds 193
KOs 63%
 
global ID 16680
US ID046456
birth nameJose Miguel Cotto Vazquez
born 1977-06-22
debut1996-12-13 / age 19
divisionwelterweight
stanceorthodox
height5′ 5½″   /   167cm
reach
68″   /   173cm
residence
Caguas, Puerto Rico

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
2012-07-21
140Manuel Perez13917 7 1
Oasis Hotel Complex, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico
LSD10/10
 L 
SD
10/10
  
referee: Luis Pabon   judges: Guillermo Perez Pineda 96-95, Hubert Earle 94-96, Cesar Ramos 94-96
WBA-NABA super lightweight title
NABA light-welterweight title
2012-04-21
142Eric Cruz141¾13 8 3
Coliseo Roger L. Mendoza, Caguas, Puerto Rico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Luis Ruiz 99-89, Luis Gomez 98-90, Jose Roberto Torres 97-91
Cruz down in round 1.
2011-04-09
147Paul Malignaggi14728 4 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Kenny Bayless   judges: Duane Ford 91-99, Lisa Giampa 93-97, Richard Ocasio 91-99
2010-11-05
145Christopher Henry15024 20 0
Coliseo Cosme Beitia Salamo, Catano, Puerto Rico
W TKO4/10
 W  
TKO
4/10
  
time: 1:19   referee: Jose Hiram Rivera   judges: Carlos ColonJose Roberto TorresNelson Vazquez
Unable to defend; Henry down once in rd 2
2010-05-01
149Saul Alvarez15031 0 1
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LTKO9/10
 L 
TKO
9/10
  
time: 2:51   referee: Tony Weeks   judges: Burt A. Clements 73-78, Patricia Morse Jarman 73-78, Glenn Trowbridge 73-78
Cotto down in rd 2.
2009-12-19
143Ilido Julio14039 15 1
Coliseo Roger L. Mendoza, Caguas, Puerto Rico
W TKO6/8
 W  
TKO
6/8
  
referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Carlos Colon 50-44, Samuel Conde Lopez 50-44, Luis Ruiz 50-44
2009-09-26
144¾Martin Ramirez144½8 20 1
Coliseo Héctor Solá Bezares, Caguas, Puerto Rico
W KO3/8
 W  
KO
3/8
  
time: 2:52   referee: Ramon Pena   judges: Carlos Colon 20-18, Samuel Conde Lopez 20-18, Hernando Steidel 20-18
2009-08-29
144½Anthony Woods140½6 11 0
Coliseo Ruben Viera, Las Piedras, Puerto Rico
W TKO4/8
 W  
TKO
4/8
  
time: 2:24   referee: Ismael Quinones Falu   judges: Raul Nieves 30-27, Cesar Ramos 30-27, Hernando Steidel 30-27
2007-05-11
135Prawet Singwancha13530 2 1
Coliseo Angel 'Cholo' Espada, Salinas, Puerto Rico
DMD12/12
 D 
MD
12/12
  
referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Guy Jutras 114-114, Tom Miller 111-117, Samuel Conde Lopez 114-114
vacant WBA World lightweight title (supervisor: Edwin Pabon)
2006-08-04
137½Ivan Hernandez13724 2 0
Coliseo Pedrín Zorrilla, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
W TKO10/10
 W  
TKO
10/10
  
time: 1:57   referee: Ramon Solis   judges: Jose Roberto Torres 88-83, Cesar Ramos 90-80, Samuel Conde Lopez 88-82
2006-04-08
134Juan Diaz13528 0 0
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
LUD12/12
 L 
UD
12/12
  
referee: Kenny Bayless   judges: Bill Graham 112-116, Paul Smith 111-117, Glenn Trowbridge 111-118
WBA World lightweight title (supervisor: Sebastian Contursi)
2006-01-20
135Ubaldo Hernandez13520 16 2
Activity Center, Maywood, California, USA
W KO7/10
 W  
KO
7/10
  
time: 2:59   referee: Ray Corona   judges: Raul Caiz JrVince DelgadoJack Reiss
2005-03-04
130Genaro Trazancos13021 5 1
Coliseo Pedrín Zorrilla, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
W TKO7/12
 W  
TKO
7/12
  
time: 1:00   referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Carlos ColonRoberto Ramirez Jr.Jose Roberto Torres
vacant WBO Inter-Continental super featherweight title
2005-01-29
135Armando Cordoba13420 16 1
Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 1:27   referee: Roberto Ramirez Sr.   judges: Samuel Conde LopezJose Roberto TorresCesar Ramos
vacant WBO NABO lightweight title
2004-08-06
138Alfred Kotey13924 9 1
Coliseo Pedrín Zorrilla, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
referee: Ismael Quinones Falu   judges: Raul Nieves 100-89, Cesar Ramos 99-90, Samuel Conde Lopez 98-91
2004-05-14
135Luis Alfonso Lizarraga137½31 31 4
Dodge Theater, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
W KO1/12
 W  
KO
1/12
  
time: 2:27
International Boxing Council Inter-Continental lightweight title
IBC Intercontinental Lightweight Title
Lizarraga took count on one knee.
2003-12-19
133¼Anthony Martinez129½19 11 2
Cancha Marron Aponte, Aibonito, Puerto Rico
W TKO7/10
 W  
TKO
7/10
  
referee: Jose Hiram Rivera   judges: Carlos Colon 60-54, Cesar Ramos 60-54, Raul Nieves 60-54
2003-09-05
132Johnny Walker13218 7 0
Coliseo Héctor Solá Bezares, Caguas, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/8
 W  
TKO
1/8
  
time: 1:45   referee: Ramon Navedo   judges: Raul NievesJose Roberto TorresCarlos Colon
2002-01-11
129Agustin Lorenzo13227 13 3
Coliseo Héctor Solá Bezares, Caguas, Puerto Rico
W KO1/0
 W  
KO
1/0
  
2001-06-03
131Steve Trumble12611 12 0
Grand Victoria Casino, Elgin, Illinois, USA
W TKO4/6
 W  
TKO
4/6
  
time: 1:22   referee: Genaro Rodriguez   judges: John McCarthyJohn DugganJorge Dominguez
Trumble down 6 times.
2000-08-20
124½Fernando Velardez12111 3 1
Casino Queen, East Saint Louis, Illinois, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Timothy Adams   judges: Mike EnglandCrystal WrightBarney Harrell
WBC Youth World super bantamweight title
2000-06-03
128Marik McKay1279 4 0
MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 1:39   referee: Tony Weeks
1999-08-28
131Arthur Cruz1316 3 0
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
referee: Mitch Halpern 60-54 60-54 60-54
1999-06-19
129Freddy Cruz13251 19 8
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W UD8/8
 W  
UD
8/8
  
1999-04-18
128Mack McLin1296 3 0
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W RTD5/6
 W  
RTD
5/6
  
1999-02-27
127½Joe Morales1286 2 0
India Cultural Center, Tampa, Florida, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1999-01-30
126Darryl Pinckney12623 27 2
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W UD6/6
 W  
UD
6/6
  
1998-10-24
129Israel Coraliz1282 6 1
Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W TKO6/0
 W  
TKO
6/0
  
1998-07-24
123Shane Gannon12522 6 0
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO2/6
 W  
TKO
2/6
  
time: 1:46   referee: Jorge Alonso
1998-05-29
126Cornell Harris124¾3 6 1
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO2/4
 W  
TKO
2/4
  
time: 1:25   referee: Armando Garcia
1998-05-02
138Rafael Garcia145debut
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W KO1/4
 W  
KO
1/4
  
time: 0:50   referee: William Conners
1998-03-13
129Bobby Wright1312 9 0
Miccosukee Indian Gaming Resort, Miami, Florida, USA
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
1998-01-17
127Freddy Soto126debut
Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
W UD4/4
 W  
UD
4/4
  
Cotto was knocked down twice in the 1st round.
1997-12-20
127Adan Zavala0 4 0
Club Grand Slam, Miami, Florida, USA
W DQ1/0
 W  
DQ
1/0
  
1997-12-14
123Miguel Rivera1280 1 0
Fajardo, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
1997-10-25
124Rafael Jusino124debut
San Juan, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1997-06-21
125Clifton Scottdebut
Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/0
 W  
TKO
1/0
  
1996-12-13
122Eugenio Ventura1210 2 1
Caguas, Puerto Rico
W TKO1/4
 W  
TKO
1/4
  
Pro debut for Cotto
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S
Scheduled/Pending
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