Rap superstar and media mogul Jay-Z recently created his own sports promotion. Many athletes have been signed to the company, but it was recently announced that boxing superstar Miguel Cotto has joined Jay-Z. Cotto is recognized as one of the best boxers in the world, and he is the middleweight champion at 160 lbs.
Miguel Cotto’s first fight under his new promotional banner will be against Daniel Gaele. Cotto is expected to blow out his unknown challenger, but anything can happen in boxing. However, with a win over Daniel Gaele, Miguel Cotto will set himself up for a more lucrative matchup.
Trainer Flavio Maluf (view Maluf’s profile here avozdavitoria.com) is hoping that Miguel Cotto can win convincingly. There has long been rumors that Miguel Cotto would face Canelo Alvarez. Cotto vs. Alvarez would be an action-packed fight, and many people are unsure of who the victor would be in that bout. A matchup between Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez would also produce millions of dollars in revenue. The pay per view buys would be impressive, and the ticket sales would generate great profits.
Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alveraz needs to happen in the near future. However, both fighters must get past their current challengers in order to set up a super fight between the two. For more information on this story, visit Yahoo! Sports.