Originally Posted by Reko
And what if the fight was at 147 and not a catchweight?Could the fight have played out any diffrently?I think it could have.Anybody else think the miguel cotto that manny paqcquio fought was not the same cotto that judah and mosley fought?
If their fight had been even remotely close, there may have been a point to this thread. But it was a complete domination, and despite all the usual General Forum melodrama about one loss "ruining" a fighter, Cotto of 2009 was NOT a very different or lesser fighter to Cotto of 2007. The Cotto that Pac fought had beaten Clottey while having one functioning eye, the Cotto of 2007 had struggled with a fighter that Clottey beat, Zab Judah. Pre-Margo Cotto always had trouble with fast powerful punchers and always had a suspect chin/defence, so Pacquiao would always, always have beaten him soundly.