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Pacquiao to fight on April 14, then face Lomachenko in November

By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao will be fighting on April 14 on ESPN PPV, according to Top Rank boss Bob Arum, and then fighting Vasyl Lomachenko in November. That part of the news comes from Pacquiao’s trainer Freddie Roach. … Read

Roach: Pacquiao walks through Lomachenko if he plays around

By Allan Fox: Trainer Freddie Roach thinks Manny Pacquiao will walk right through Vasyl Lomachenko if the Ukrainian fighter tries to play around inside the ring with him like he did in his fight against Miguel Marriaga. … Read

Roach: Adrien Broner has ruined his boxing career

By Jeff Aranow: Trainer Freddie Roach thinks Adrien ‘The Problem’ Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) has ruined his boxing career by failing to take it seriously by being dedicates, and he doubts whether the 28-year-old former 4-division world champion will be able to turn things around. … Read

Roach: Oscar Valdez isn’t that good; Quigg beats him

By Chris Williams: Scott Quigg (34-1-2, 25 KOs) will do the job on WBO featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs), says trainer Freddie Roach. The negotiations for the Valdez-Quigg fight are still being finalized. Valdez’s promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank views Quigg as “good competition” for the 27-year-old Valdez, but he thinks he’ll […]

Golovkin to Cotto: “Too bad we never fought”

By Sean Jones: Earlier today, Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin wished Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) luck in his fight tonight against Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 KOs), and expressed disappointment that the two never got a chance to fight each other when Miguel held the WBC middleweight title from 2014 to 2015.… Read

Roach wanted Cotto to fight GGG, not Sadam Ali

By Sean Jones: Trainer Freddie Roach says he preferred that superstar Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) fight middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin for Saturday’s bout on HBO at Madison Square Garden in New York. … Read

Roach: Cotto taking Sadam Ali fight very seriously

By Stanley White: Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) has the full attention of Puerto Rican star Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night, according to trainer Freddie Roach. He’s concerned with the youth and boxing skills of the 29-year-old Ali. … Read

Roach says Arum wants Pacquiao vs. Crawford in 2018

By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach says promoter Bob Arum wants to make to make Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) vs. Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs) next year. Arum hasn’t given up on the idea of making the Pacquiao-Crawford fight, even though Pacquiao looked bad in losing his last fight to Jeff Horn by a […]

Roach tells Pacquiao to retire

By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach is advising his fighter former 8 division world champion Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao to retire from boxing. Roach says the 38-year-old Pacquiao is doing a good job in his senatorial position in the Philippines, but he’s not doing as nearly a job with his boxing career. … Read

Roach won’t work Quigg’s corner for Yefimovych fight

By Jeff Aranow: Trainer Freddie Roach won’t be working the corner of his fighter Scott Quigg this Saturday night for his fight against with Oleg Yefimovych in Monaco. Roach will be working as the trainer for UFC star Georges St-Pierre in his fight this Saturday night against Michael Bisping.… Read

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