– The WBO welterweight champion Miguel Cotto bought into
training camp at the fight factory a Manny Pacquiao
heavy bag, this camp has been very successful and
serious for Cotto, He looks very strong fit and relaxed
in preparation for his big war with Manny Pacquiao on
Cotto was conducting very intensive sparring with
Frankie “El Gato” Figueroa from New York, The sessions
were very intense both fighters traded heavy blows.
Trainer Jose Santiago was very pleased with the results
and said that Cotto will continue to work very hard and
no question will be ready.
We have spoken to fighters, trainers and promoters on
their predictions of the fight.
Nate Campbell – Fighter: I like Cotto
in this one, He will have the natural power in this one,
I would say a stoppage.
Paulie Malignaggi – Fighter: No
question Cotto he will bring it to him, Manny going to
have problems countering him.
Lenroy Thomas – Fighter: I think Pacman
is going to out box Cotto he will be faster on his feet
and will win in 12.
Jenna Shiver – Fighter: Pacquiao all
the way, He’s the man and I love to watch him fight.
Kermit Cintron – Fighter: I am going
for Cotto to win, he is just smart in the ring, strong
and bigger, I say between rounds of 9-12 he will stop
Andre Berto – Fighter: I think it is a
toss up It’s anybody’s fight too me.
Buddy McGirt – Trainer: Cotto strong
and Pacman fast, going too be a chess game.
Tony Morgan – Trainer: Cotto going to
kill him, Manny is going to walk into one.
Terry Trakas – Promoter: Pacquiao will
be tested at welterweight, Cotto will bring it too him.
Al Burnstien – TV Announcer: I think it
is going to be a great fight and I like them both.
Nick Iannuzzi – Fighter: Wow I tell you
I like Cotto, I seen him work but Pacman is no joke, He
will fight Cotto very hard and it will show.
Dan Birmingham – Trainer: Pacquiao will
be very quick I have him all the way.