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Bradley: Roach is Retarded Comparing Me To Ricky Hatton

By Osman Rodriguez

Undefeated Timothy Bradley appeared on WLIE radio in New York and blasted Freddie Roach, trainer of Manny Pacquiao, for comparing him to Ricky Hatton, who Pacquiao knocked out cold in two rounds in 2008.

“He fights just like Hatton with a stronger chin,” said Roach to The Philippine Star. “He thinks he’s the best conditioned boxer in the world. For sure, he works out everyday. From what I know, he walks around at 165 pounds with very little body fat. He’s all muscle. I don’t think he’ll come in lighter than Manny.”

Bradley (28-0, 12KOs) challenges Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38KOs) on June 9th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

"I hear Freddie Roach is comparing me to Ricky Hatton and I'm like 'dude, you guys are retarded if you think I fight like Ricky Hatton.' Honestly, but no offense, what you guys looking at? And then they bring in this Russian guy [Ruslan Provodnikov] who comes forward and is a banger, and I'm like 'wow, these guys really don't know what I can do.' It's funny, they think I'm just this face-first brawler and I'm like 'you guys are going to be in for a rude awakening.' I can fight, I can box and I can brawl," Bradley said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by [email protected] on 05-16-2012

honestly speaking, i don't see any reason why bradley should win this fight...his chances of winning is nil...

Comment by IronDanHamza on 05-16-2012

[QUOTE=Rome-By-Ko;12132368]You mean Shaw put him in a losing situation,he got the Championship because of his will to win..He was brought in to fight Witter and look at as a nice stepping stone..From there Bradley was willing to fight anybody,not that…

Comment by thebaklapacklas on 05-16-2012

[B]I'm wondering if they could've thought of a more interesting title for the matchup. Seeing Pac's steroid enhanced head and Bradley's dome of mass destruction couldn't they have called it The Ped vs. The Head? Or Simply Head to Head?[/B]

Comment by spoonwars on 05-16-2012

[QUOTE=hougigo;12132725]Okay.... based on what?[/QUOTE] They think roids is like STDs, except it's somehow transferred when they sign a contract to fight Pacquiao. Amazingly they keep quiet about Marquez lately.

Comment by 1dcsailor on 05-16-2012

3 possible results for this fight. None involve Bradley winning: 1. Bradley gets KO'd 2. Bradley loses by decision 3. DQ due to headbutt, they go to cards and Manny wins You have to knock Manny out to get the…

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