Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Freddie Roach: We're Going To Kick Timothy Bradley's Ass - Boxing News
 
Follow BoxingScene
 
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  6/7/2012       Read more by Keith Idec         
   
Freddie Roach: We're Going To Kick Timothy Bradley's Ass
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Keith Idec

Manny Pacquiao and Freddie Roach smiled as Timothy Bradley held up a gigantic, fake ticket Wednesday for a rematch Bradley predicts will need to be scheduled for Nov. 10 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Neither Bradley’s bold prediction nor anything else the undefeated junior welterweight champion said or did during their final press conference bothered Roach or Pacquiao. The Filipino superstar shook hands with Bradley, joked about Bradley calling his training camp “hell” and was his usual jovial self throughout the event.

“I just wonder how much money they wasted on those tickets,” Roach told Toprank.com after the press conference, during which Bradley gave the fake front-row ticket to his wife, Monica. “It’s foolish. His mean look at Manny, like all his like drama, we’re going to kick his ass.”

Roach also dismissed comments made by Joel Diaz, Bradley’s trainer, during the buildup toward their 12-round fight Saturday night for Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight title (HBO Pay-Per-View; $54.95; 9 p.m. EDT/6 p.m. PDT). Diaz has said Roach, who’ll be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Sunday in Canastota, N.Y., “got lucky” when he started training Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs).

“Well, did he get lucky with meeting Timothy Bradley?,” Roach said. “I guess so. That’s the way it goes. Manny had one world title when we got together. Now he has eight. I had 31 world champions. I’m not worried about [Diaz], no.”

Keith Idec covers boxing for The Record and Herald News, of Woodland Park, N.J., and BoxingScene.com.

Tags: Timothy Bradley , Manny Pacquiao , Pacquiao-Bradley , Pacquiao vs Bradley , Freddie Roach



 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by LADIV, on 06-07-2012
Sure freddy you say the same **** all the time and nothing happens...retire after this fight...

comment by Alpha & Omega, on 06-07-2012
Agreed Roach is overrated. JCC is a joke, Linares lost his last 2 fights, Kayode in "actuality" has lost twice (and he sucks btw), Pac in "actuality" has lost 3 times with Roach, Khan lost his last fight and came a millimeter away from losing to Chino had he not run for 4-5 rounds, Quillin could ...

comment by Weebler I, on 06-07-2012
Freddie Roach is a top guy but I've never liked the we're, other trainers don't say that.

comment by KnockUTheFukOut, on 06-07-2012
Roach always promises Knockouts and a bunch of other stuff and lately a lot of his fighters haven't been able to live up to Roach's pre-fight expectations :nonono: seems to me like he is expecting a EASY fight...I hope behind close doors he is not telling Pacquiao it is going to be a "EASY FIGHT"

comment by parrish duke, on 06-07-2012
Am i missing something? Does Freddie Roach carry a mic or a camera? this is what comes when you have a hot brand! What do you want him to turn down interviews? people find ways to just hate - i do not think Roach is the best trainer (I call him the joke coach) but i do recognise his pedigree (tau...

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (16) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Algieri: He Hurt Me Once, Two o...
  Roach: Professor Pacquiao Gave ...
  Branco Stops Jackiewicz To Capt...
  Suro Ismailov, Joel Larsson, He...
  Roach: I Gave Chris Algieri's S...
  Shane Cameron Plans To Retire A...
  Eddie Hearn: Kameda vs. McDonne...
  Jesse Hart Breaks Down DeGale v...
  Meehan Unsure of Facing Tua, Bu...
  Algieri's Trainer: Roach Barkin...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.