Cotto vs. Pinto

Santos vs. Margarito

 

September 11, 2004

Coliseo de Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico

10:15pm ET/PT

 

 

On Saturday, September 11th,  HBO Boxing After Dark will present two championship bouts. First up will

be the battle of the undefeated when the WBO # 1 ranked Jr. welterweight Kelson Pinto (20-0, 18 KO's)

takes on the WBO 2nd ranked Jr. welterweight Miguel Angel Cotto (20-0, 16 KO's) for the vacant WBO

title. Next up, WBO Jr. middleweight champion Daniel Santos (28-2-1, 1 NC, 20 KO's) will put his title on

the line when faces the WBO welterweight champion Antonio Margarito (30-3, 1 NC, 21 KO's) once again.

The two previously met in 2001 when Santos was the WBO welterweight champion. That bout ended in a

no-contest due to an accidental headbutt and Santos then moved up to the Jr. middleweight division leaving

the WBO welterweight title vacant which Margarito won.

 

Line-up:

WBO Jr. Welterweight Title Bout - vacant (12 Rds)

Miguel Angel Cotto (20-0, 16 KO's) vs. Kelson Pinto (20-0, 18 KO's)

 

WBO Jr.  Middleweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Daniel Santos (28-2-1, 1 NC, 20 KO's) vs. Antonio Margarito (30-3, 1 NC, 21 KO's)

 

 

card subject to change

(9/3/04)