Six-time World champ Miguel Cotto calls time on boxing after defeat to Sadam Ali at Madison Square Gardens

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PUERTO RICO’S Miguel Cotto has hung up his gloves following defeat to Sadam Ali on Saturday evening at Madison Sq. Gardens.

The four-weight world champ misplaced by way of a unanimous determination, 115-113 116-112 115-113, regardless of throwing his all into his last bout.

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Miguel Cotto has retired from boxing after an illustrious profession

Cotto, 37, suffered a bicep damage within the seventh spherical however that wasn’t going to forestall him from seeing out the battle.

Talking in entrance of the 12,391 followers in attendance, Cotto revealed he now has plans to spend time together with his household after a 16-year profession.

He stated: “I need to be pleased in my dwelling and revel in my household.

“Thanks for supporting me at each alternative.

 Miguel Cotto lost on unanimous decision against Sadam Ali

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Miguel Cotto misplaced on unanimous determination in opposition to Sadam Ali
 He retires with 41 wins under his belt and six world titles

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He retires with 41 wins below his belt and 6 world titles

“I’m feeling good with the efficiency.

“One thing occurred to my left bicep within the seventh spherical. I do not need to make excuses, Sadam received the battle.


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“It’s my final battle. I’m proud to name Madison Sq. Gardens my second dwelling. I had the chance to supply the perfect for my household due to the game.”

He retires with 41 wins, six defeats together with 33 knock-outs.

 He has fought against boxing's biggest names including Manny Pacquiao

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He has fought in opposition to boxing’s greatest names together with Manny Pacquiao
 He has won world titles in four different weight divisions

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He has received world titles in 4 totally different weight divisions

Cotto fought and defeated some of the sports biggest names in his 17-year-career, including Zab Judah, Paulie Malignaggi, Shane Mosley, Antonio Margarito, Sergio Martinez and Ricardo Mayorga.

He also faced the likes of Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao and Saul Alvarez.

 Miguel Cotto celebrates after defeating Yuri Foreman for the WBA World Super Welterweight title

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Miguel Cotto celebrates after defeating Yuri Foreman for the WBA World Super Welterweight title



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