So, was it the majesty of Miguel Cotto, his superior command of the squared circle, which spelled doom for Sergio Martinez on June 7 at Madison square Garden in New York City, or was it Martinez’ physical decline which had more to do with Cotto wresting the WBC middleweight crown from the Argentine?
Impossible to know for sure. Certainly, that debate will be in play for a dog’s age. But this we know for sure. The Puerto Rican got the angles he wanted, dropped the hamers when he wanted to, and fought his way to the signature win of his career. Check out this video to better appreciate some of the intricacies of the Cotto triumph.