Barclays Center, New York, United States
Belts on The Line
Tape rankings @ Middleweight
Who won Cotto vs Geale?
Miguel Cotto beat Daniel Geale by technical knockout in the 4th round on Saturday 6th June 2015 at Barclays Center in New York.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 160 pounds (11.4 stone or 72.6 KG).
This contest was for the unified middleweight championship of the world, with the WBC & The Ring belts on the line.
Cotto vs Geale stats
Miguel Cotto stepped into the ring with a record of 39 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 32 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Daniel Geale made his way to the ring with a record of 31 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Cotto had a large advantage in power over Geale, boosting at 82% knock out percentage over Geale's 52%.
Miguel Cotto was the older man by 1 year, at 42 years old.
Geale had a height advantage of 3 inches over Cotto. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Miguel Cotto & Daniel Geale fought out of an orthodox stance.
Cotto was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 9 more fights, and made his debut in 2001, 3 years and 7 months earlier than Geale, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 89 more professional rounds, 345 to Geale's 256.
Cotto's last 4 fights had come over a period of 10 years, 2 months and 3 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 6 months and 17 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 35 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.8 rounds on average.
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