Former WBA super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg has switched out his trainer Joe Gallagher in favor of the Los Angeles, California based American trainer Freddie Roach. It’s a smart move for the 28-year-old Quigg, because he’ll now have access to sparring with a lot of talented fighters out of Roach’s Wildcard Gym in Los Angeles.… Continue Reading Scott Quigg to be trained by Freddie Roach
If trainer Freddie Roach has his way, former four-time world champion Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs) would be the one getting a rematch against Floyd Mayweather Jr. if he chooses to make a comeback rather than a rematch between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. Mayweather beat both fighters already, and he’s shown zero interest in fighting… Continue Reading Roach prefers Mayweather-Cotto rematch than Mayweather-Pacquiao
Trainer Freddie Roach says that former eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao is going to have to agree to fight WBC/WBO light welterweight champion Terence Crawford if that’s the only fight for him. Roach sees the Crawford fight as one that can easily be made, as both guys are with the Top Rank promotional company… Continue Reading Roach: Pacquiao has to say yes to Crawford fight
Trainer Freddie Roach is eager to see his fighter Manny Pacquiao face Saul Canelo Alvarez in the near future. He believes that a win is attainable for Pacquiao if he gets that fight. Roach notes that his former fighter Amir Khan was out-boxing Canelo though the first five rounds when he was knocked out in… Continue Reading Roach: Pacquiao wouldn’t make mistakes against Canelo like Khan
The 37-year-old former eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao hasn’t lost anything from his game, according to his trainer Freddie Roach, who believes he’s just as fast as he’s been in the past. You have to hope for Pacquiao’s sake this is true, because he’s going to need to be at his best for him… Continue Reading Roach: Pacquiao is good as he ever was
Trainer Freddie Roach is counting on Filipino star Manny Pacquiao (58-6-2, 38 KOs) to keep fighting beyond his next title challenge against World Boxing Organization welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10 Kos) on November 5 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Roach believes that Pacquiao has more left in the rank,… Continue Reading Roach hoping Pacquiao will fight beyond Vargas fight
One of today’s greatest trainers in the sport Freddie Roach thinks Kell Brook isn’t going to last longer than three rounds against unbeaten IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG:” Golovkin (35-0, 32 KOs) in their contest tonight at the O2 Arena in London, England. Brook is going to have the British boxing fans on his sides… Continue Reading Roach: Golovkin could KO Brook in 3 rounds!