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--Corley down once in the first rd & twice in the 5th. Cotto staggered & reeling in the 3rd. Both boxers were penalized 1 point for low blows.
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*'''[[World Boxing Organization]] Light Welterweight Title''' (2nd defense of Cotto)
--Fight was stopped too soon in my eyes.  Corley went down on purpose the 2nd time and he could have easily continued to fight.  I'm not saying that he would have won, but the fight shouldn't have been waived off at that point.  Cotto is still a good fighter, but some defensive flaws are showing.
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*Time: 2:45<br>
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*Weights: Corley 137 lbs, Cotto 140 lbs
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== Comment(s): ==
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- Corley was knocked down once in the first round & twice in the 5th. Cotto was staggering and reeling in the 3rd.<br>
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- Both boxers were penalized 1 point for low blows.

Latest revision as of 17:57, 6 March 2008

2005-02-26 : Miguel Cotto 140 lbs beat DeMarcus Corley 137 lbs by TKO at 2:45 in round 5 of 12

  • World Boxing Organization Light Welterweight Title (2nd defense of Cotto)
  • Time: 2:45
  • Weights: Corley 137 lbs, Cotto 140 lbs


Comment(s):

- Corley was knocked down once in the first round & twice in the 5th. Cotto was staggering and reeling in the 3rd.
- Both boxers were penalized 1 point for low blows.