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Roach: Ali Did NOT Do Enough To Win, Cotto Won 7-5 in Rounds!

It was a disappointing farewell for Miguel Cotto, who lost his final career fight to Sadam Ali at the Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. Cotto, a future Hall-of-Famer and a four division world c...Read More

Roach: Canelo Never Wanted Rematch; Cotto Won Their Fight

NEW YORK – Even if Canelo Alvarez eventually decides he wants to fight Miguel Cotto again, Cotto has promised to remain retired. Regardless, it’ll probably bother Cotto’s trainer, Freddie Roach, more ...Read More

Cotto: Best Decision I Ever Made - Was To Call Freddie Roach

The link between Miguel Cotto and Freddie Roach transcends beyond a normal relationship between a boxer and his coach. Since joining forces in 2013, they have confessed separately of building a close ...Read More

Roach: Arum 'Pushing For' Pacquiao-Crawford; Fight Concerns Me

NEW YORK – Freddie Roach revealed something significant Thursday while discussing the older fighters he trains facing younger boxers. The Hall-of-Fame trainer was talking about 37-year-old Miguel Cott...Read More

Video: Freddie Roach Discusses Pacquiao, Cotto, GSP, More

Freddie Roach Video Interview - A superstar enters the ring for the final time when HBO Sports presents WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: MIGUEL COTTO VS. SADAM ALI AND REY VARGAS VS. OSCAR NEGRETE on SATURD...Read More

Roach: Pacquiao Would Destroy McGregor, Easy Fight for Him

Freddie Roach isn’t convinced it was actually Manny Pacquiao that called out Conor McGregor last week. Pacquiao’s trainer thinks it might’ve been someone who works with the Filipino legend that actual...Read More

Roach: I Rate Cotto as Best Puerto Rican Fighter of All-Time

This Saturday Puerto Rican legend Miguel Cotto defends his World Title against Sadam Ali in his farewell bout as the older man tries to bow out with a win over the younger up-and-coming American. Cott...Read More

Pacquiao Fed Up With Politics, Roach Hopes He Stops Boxing

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao admits that he is fed up with politics and has repeatedly considered quitting his job as senator in the Philippines - a position he secured in the national...Read More

Roach: Jose Ramirez Will Take Amir Imam's Heart, Knock Him Out

Trainer Freddie Roach was extremely pleased with the recent outing of his undefeated junior welterweight, Jose Ramirez, who last Saturday night at the Save Mart Arena in Fresno, California stopped the...Read More

Jeff Horn Reveals 'Dirty Tactics' By Freddie Roach, Team Pacquiao

WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs) has made some interesting claims in his new book, The Hornet, where he made allegations against Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach and other member...Read More

Roach Stands Firm That Pacquiao Should Face Horn or Retire

Manny Pacquiao's trainer over the past 16 years, Freddie Roach, is advising his fighter to retire from boxing in the aftermath of a rematch with WBO welterweight world champion Jeff Horn, which may or...Read More

Roach Reacts To Mike Reed: I Got Five Guys That Can Beat Him

This Saturday night from Save Mart Arena in Fresno, California, a junior welterweight contest between two undefeated fighters, Jose Ramirez (20-0, 15 KO's) and Mike Reed (23-0, 12 KO's) takes that tha...Read More

Reed on Jose Ramirez: Average Freddie Roach Trained Fighter

It's a battle of undefeated junior welterweights this weekend in Fresno, California at the Save Mart Arena as Mike Reed (23-0, 12 KO's) goes into enemy territory to face hometown favorite Jose Ramirez...Read More

Roach: Boxing Politics Prevented Proper Miguel Cotto Final Fight

This coming December 2, it will mark the end of an era in boxing as four-division world champion Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) will enter the ring for the final time to defend his WBO junior middleweigh...Read More

Freddie Roach Looks Forward To Making Corner Debut in UFC

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach is about to enter new territory. Currently still training some of the biggest names in boxing, the veteran coach will make his UFC debut next weekend - when he works...Read More

Jose Ramirez: I Hope Mike Reed Brings Out The Best in Me

Well that escalated quickly! It didn't take long for undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) Continental Americas super lightweight champion JOSE RAMÍREZ.to respond to the missive sent his way on Thurs...Read More

Roach: Will Be Hard for Retired Cotto to Resist Canelo-GGG Winner

NEW YORK – Freddie Roach believes Miguel Cotto is ready to retire from boxing. Cotto’s trainer thinks the four-division champion from Puerto Rico will keep his word and walk away from the sport follow...Read More

Roach: Cotto Would've Been Criticized for Beating Smaller Garcia

NEW YORK – As much as some fans and media might’ve wanted to see Mikey Garcia move up two more divisions to challenge Miguel Cotto, Freddie Roach is glad it didn’t happen. Roach is confident Cotto wou...Read More

Roach Still Hopes Pacquiao-Horn Rematch Will Happen in 2018

Freddie Roach, trainer for eight division champion Manny Pacquiao, is still hoping that his boxer is able to secure a rematch with WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs). Horn shocked th...Read More

Roach on The Miguel Cotto vs. Mikey Garcia Possibility

Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) has made some noise on social media regarding his interest in facing WBO junior middleweight titlist, Miguel Cotto. Cotto had been hoping to face the winner of last week's...Read More