ESPN Site Uses Cuban Flag to Identify Puerto Rican Fighter Miguel Cotto

May 3, 2012
4:42 pm

We know, to the uninitiated, the Cuban and Puerto Rican flags can confuse some people. But when you are ESPN, you MIGHT want to double-check your images before publishing them. On the heels of the much-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather, Jr., and Miguel Cotto, the folks at ESPN boxing placed a Cuban flag behind the photo of the Puerto Rican-born Cotto. The following image was live for a few hours:

Until they got the memo. Much better. Gracias.

email