Name: Miguel Cotto
Birth Name: Miguel Angel Cotto
Born: 1980-10-29 (Age:35)
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Hometown: Caguas, Puerto Rico
Height: 5′ 7″ / 170cm
Reach: 67″ / 170cm
Boxing Record: click
Trainers: Evangelista Cotto (2001-09), Joe Santiago (2009), Emanuel Steward (2010-11), Pedro Luis Diaz (2011-current)
Miguel Angel Cotto Gallery
- 1997 won the Panamerican Championship as a Lightweight in Medellin, Colombia. Beat Javier Osvaldo Alvarez of Argentina in the final.
- 1998 2nd place at the Panamerican Junior Championships in Toluca, Mexico. Lost the final to Dana Laframboise of Canada.
- 1998 2nd place at Junior World Championships in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Results were:
- 1998 2nd place at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Maracaibo, Venezuela. Results were:
- 1999 competed at the Panamerican Games in Winnipeg, Canada. Results were:
- Lost to Dana Laframboise (Canada) PTS (2-5)
- 1999 competed at the World Championships in Houston, USA. Results was:
- Lost to Robertas Nomeikas (Lithuania) PTS
- 2000 won the Central American and Caribbean Championships as a Light Welterweight in Caracas, Venezuela. Beat Maikel Perez of Cuba in the final on points (16-6)
- 2000 represented Puerto Rico as a Light Welterweight at 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. Result was:
- Lost to Mahamadkadir Abdullayev (Uzbekistan) 7-17
- Former WBO Super Lightweight champion with six title defenses.
- Beat Muhammad Abdullaev on cuts to revenge his Olympic loss.
- Early in his amateur career he dropped a decision to former Strawweight king Ivan Calderon.
- Founder of Promociones Miguel Cotto.
Regional & Minor Titles
- WBB Light Middleweight Title (2011)
- WBA Fedelatin Light Welterweight Title (2004)
- WBO NABO Light Welterweight Title (2003)
- WBC International Light Welterweight Title (2003 - 2004)
- WBA Super World Light Middleweight Title
- WBO Welterweight Title
- WBA World Welterweight Title
- WBO Light Welterweight Title
| WBO Light Welterweight Champion
2004 Sep 11 – 2006 Oct 27
| WBA Welterweight Champion
2006 Dec 2 – 2008 Jul 26
| WBO Welterweight Champion
2009 Feb 21 – 2009 Nov 14
| WBA Light Middleweight Champion
2010 Jun 5 – 2010
Upgraded to Super Champion
2010 – 2012 May 5
Floyd Mayweather Jr.