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Miguel Cotto vs. Yoshihiro Kamegai results

Miguel Cotto defeated Yoshihiro Kamegai through unanimous decision (120-108, 118-110, 119-109) Saturday night to insurance claim the WBO junior middleweight title. 

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Miguel Cotto vs. Yoshihiro Kamegai preview

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Miguel Cotto returns from a 21-month layoff to challenge Yoshihiro Kamegai for the vacant WBO small middleweight championship indigenous the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., on HBO start at 9:45 ET.

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Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) hasn"t fought because November 2015, as soon as he shed the middleweight belt come Canelo Alvarez, who later vacated the title to face Gennady Golovkin top top Sept. 16. The four-division human being champion plan on retiring in ~ the finish of the year, and wants come go out a champion.

Kamegai (27-3-2, 24 KOs) earned this opportunity once he choose up the greatest win of his career critical September when he retirement Jesus Soto Karass. He has actually a tough, gritty, in-your-face format that might give 36-year-old Cotto trouble due to the fact that he has actually been turn off for therefore long. 

Can Cotto shake off the rust and also thwart Kamegai? Or go Kamegai impose his will long sufficient to tires Cotto? Here"s everything you need to know around the fight. 

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Miguel Cotto vs. Yoshihiro Kamegai date, struggle time

— Cotto and Kamegai are collection to struggle on Aug. 26. The broadcast starts at 9:45 p.m. Cotto and Kamegai room expected to get in the ring at about 10:45 p.m.

Cotto vs. Kamegai TV, live streaming

— Cotto vs. Kamegai will air top top HBO beginning at 9:45 p.m. You can also stream Cotto vs. Kamegai on boxnation.com.

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Cotto vs. Kamegai fight card

— Miguel Cotto vs. Yoshihiro Kamegai because that the vacant WBO small Middleweight Title

— Rey Vargas vs. Ronny Rios for Vargas" WBC small Featherweight Title

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