Antonio Margarito after a career defining fight against Miguel Cotto makes a return to gace the future hall of famer ShaneMosley for the welterweight championship. Margaito is a three time Welterweight Champion and Mosley is a former three weight world champion. Antonio Margarito’s WBA welterweight title defense against “Sugar” Shane Mosley, who is considered on of the best pound for pound fighters, will be taking place on Saturday 24th, January at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.
Antoni Margarito who resides from Tijunana, Mexico, has a record of 37 wins with five losses. He has 27 knockouts on his record. Margarito is comming aof a sensational vicory bey beating Miguel Cotton in July of 2008. The fight is considered by many to be one of the best performances in the past decade by a boxer. This victory produced his third world championship belt in the welterweight division. In addition it also solidified his position as one of boxing’s top pound-for-pound fighters.
Sugar Shane Mosley of Pomona, California has a record of 45 wins and five losses. Out of his 45 wins he has 38 knockouts on his record. He, by many experts is considered on of the most accomplished fighters of his generation. he makes a comeback against Margarito after his 12th-round knockout victory of former world junior middleweight champion Ricardo Mayorga on September 27, 2008.
On Saturday 24th, January at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, both fighters will face is to further solidify their legacy and go on to bigger and better things. The favorite for the win between these two fighters is Maragarito. However, if there is a fighter that can cause problems for Margarito it is Shane Mosley.
The fight is being billed as one of the best competative fight in the past 4 years. The winner will surley see his stock rise in the world of boxing.