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Cotto gets a battle but still stops Corley

Originally Published: February 26, 2005
By Thomas Gerbasi | MaxBoxing.com

Demarcus Corley came to fight when he took on Miguel Cotto at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, Saturday night.

After Corley seriously hurt the highly touted WBO junior welterweight champion in the third round, it was indeed a fight. But in the end, a 17-pound weight advantage and a quick hook from the referee proved to be too much for the former world champion, who was stopped at 2:45 of the fifth round.

"It was more difficult than I had planned, but fortunately we ...

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