For the last few years, there has been a lack of boxing superstars in Puerto Rico.
Felix ‘Tito’ Trinidad was a mega-star with world titles at welterweight, junior middleweight and middleweight.
After Trinidad retired in 2008, the superstar mantle was passed to Miguel Cotto, who captured world titles at 140, 147, 154 and 160 pounds.
And then when Cotto finally retired in 2017, there was a deep gap in the boxing landscape of Puerto Rico.
Several possibilities to take the throne from Cotto have fizzled out.Continue Reading