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Manny Pacquiao Not Interested In Boxing Conor McGregor, Says Trainer

It appears Manny Pacquiao no longer wants to share the ring with Conor McGregor. Before his rematch with Dustin Poirier back in January, McGregor was adamant about boxing Pacquiao. The "Notorious" one even went as far as to claim that he would box "PacMan" in the Middle East. That didn't...

Freddie Roach Details Training With Ben Askren, Says ‘Funky’ Winning Would ‘Be A Public Service’

Freddie Roach was excited when he got the call to help train Ben Askren for his boxing match against Jake Paul. When the fight was made, Askren began trying to find training partners and coaches to work with. Then, out of the blue, "Funky" got a phone call from Dana...

Ben Askren Recruits Boxing Legend Freddie Roach To Train For Jake Paul

Boxing legend Freddie Roach is a busy man, and his next mixed martial arts fighter to train is Ben Askren in preparation for his big fight with Jake Paul. In what many believed was a joke at first, a media company by the name of Triller announced that a...

Freddie Roach: Floyd Mayweather Knew Manny Pacquiao Had Hurt Shoulder For Fight

Back in 2015 one of the biggest fights in boxing history took place. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao finally met inside the squared circle to unify the WBA, WBC, and WBO welterweight titles. Mayweather remained undefeated with a unanimous decision victory after 12 rounds of fighting. Following the contest, it...

Freddie Roach Wants GSP To Fight Conor McGregor

Boxing coach Freddie Roach hopes to see Georges St-Pierre fight one more time and to do so against Conor McGregor. St-Pierre was last seen in action back in Nov. 2017. "Rush" challenged Michael Bisping for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title. St-Pierre ended up submitting Bisping to become the...

Freddie Roach Reacts To Aaron Pico’s Bellator KO Loss

Aaron Pico suffered a devastating knockout loss at Bellator 214 this past weekend (Sat. January 26, 2019). Pico was defeated by Henry Corrales just over a minute into the first round. It ended Pico's four-fight win streak in which he finished each of those victories via first-round knockout. Pico hadn't...
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Manny Pacquiao vs. Conor McGregor ‘Would be Ripping Off the World’ – Freddie Roach

Manny Pacquiao's long-term coach Freddie Roach is surprisingly uninterested in seeing his most successful fighter take on UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor The legendary coach simply believes that the fight would be a gross mismatch. Recent reports linking the Filipino icon to a boxing bout with McGregor in 2018 gained traction when...

Freddie Roach Wants GSP to Ditch Middleweight Following Title Win

Georges St-Pierre's boxing coach Freddie Roach would have his fighter move down in weight if it were up to him. St-Pierre captured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title this past Saturday night (Nov. 4). He submitted Michael Bisping inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. During a recent appearance...
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Freddie Roach: Legendary Coach to Corner Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217

The esteemed boxing coach, who was instrumental in sealing St-Pierre's UFC contract, will corner the Canadian icon against Michael Bisping at Madison Square Garden in November's middleweight title clash Roach believes that St-Pierre will be returning to the UFC  a 'stronger' fighter: “He’s getting better and better. He’s a little bigger,...

Freddie Roach Talks Cornering Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217

Renowned boxing trainer Freddie Roach will help Georges St-Pierre prepare for Michael Bisping. St-Pierrre will challenge Bisping for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title on Nov. 4. The title bout takes place inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. It'll be the main event of UFC 217. Roach and...
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Freddie Roach is Not Counting Conor McGregor Out Against Floyd Mayweather

Legendary trainer Freddie Roach has claimed that Conor McGregor does have a chance against Floyd Myaweather Jr. on Saturday night Albeit, a small one. Roach has trained some of the greatest boxers of the past few decades, with his most famous pupil in recent times being the iconic Filipino Manny Pacquiao....
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Conor McGregor is “In Over His Head” – Freddie Roach [VIDEO]

Legendary boxing coach Freddie Roach is the latest voice from the boxing community to dismiss the challenge of Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather While the general consensus favors a straightforward victory on the night for Mayweather, Roach has echoed that sentiment in a recent interview (which you can watch above). (Transcription...
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Georges St-Pierre Wants Conor McGregor For Final UFC Fight – Freddie Roach

Freddie Roach claims Georges St-Pierre is hoping to fight Conor McGregor on the third and final fight of his new three-fight deal with the UFC. Legendary boxing trainer Roach has been an integral part of Georges St-Pierre’s striking game for years. The Wild Card Gym owner was also a key figure...

Freddie Roach On Conor McGregor as a Boxer: ‘He Is Not That Good Of A Fighter’

Legendary Wild Card Gym trainer Freddie Roach believes that Conor McGregor lacks the tools necessary to trouble Floyd Mayweather Jr. Roach, who trained McGregor's fellow Dubliner Steve Collins in the 90's as well as Floyd Mayweather nemesis Manny Pacquaio, had initially given the UFC lightweight champion a puncher's chance. In...

GSP Trainer Freddie Roach: ‘We Wanted to Come Back to be World Champion’

Georges St-Pierre’s boxing coach Freddie Roach discusses the former UFC welterweight champion's intentions for his return to the octagon, and how he is targeting champion status  St-Pierre's terms for his return to the octagon following a three-year absence included choosing the fights that were best for him, according to Roach....