Miguel Cotto Net Worth is $25 Million (as of 2019)
It has been estimated that one of the most popular and richest boxers in the world Miguel Cotto net worth reaches 15 million dollars. Miguel Cotto is known as the most popular boxer from Puerto Rico. One of his most important winnings is considered to be the title of the WBA Light Middleweight Champion, which also increased the overall amount of Miguel Cotto net worth. He is also known because of his family relations. Miguel Cotto is a brother of Jose Cotto. Also, his cousins are Carlos Cotto and Abner Cotto. Moreover, Miguel Cotto is known as a champion, who won three weight divisions for four times. These weight divisions include welterweight, light welterweight and light middleweight. Therefore, boxing apparently is the main source of Miguel Cotto net worth.
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (1.702 m)|
|Date of birth:||Oct 29, 1980|
One of his most popular fights was against Brazilian boxer Kelson Pinto, which happened in 2004. The fight happened for the title of the WBO Light Welterweight champion. This was the third fight between these two fighters. What is even more important is that the two fights which happened before the abovementioned one were won by Kelson Pinto and they happened while both of them were still not professional boxers. The third fight between the two was also shown on the television channel HBO. Miguel Cotto won the fight in its sixth round. Many people believe that this happened because Miguel Cotto changed his strategy and used defensive stance instead of his usual aggressive one.
In the same year, Miguel Cotto was fighting against Randall Bailey and won again. Once again, his winning was considered due to Miguel Cotto’s accuracy and speed. What is even more important is that in the fight, his rival Randall Bailey suffered a lot of punches in the area of his eyes, which resulted into seeing a doctor. In addition, because of this open cuts around his eyes, Randall Bailey did not want to keep on fighting and the judge was forced to stop the fight in its sixth round.
In 2004, because of his many winnings, Miguel Cotto got a title of the Puerto Rican Fighter of the Year, which was given to him by the Puerto Rican Boxing Commission. Talking about welterweight competitions, Miguel Cotto has fighted against many other professional boxers such as Zab Judah, Shane Mosley, Joshua Clottey and many others. Therefore, his success in the ring has increased the overall amount of Miguel Cotto net worth a lot.