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Koncz: Pacquiao Could Have Killed His Sparring Mates

By Chris LaBate

Boxing adviser Michael Koncz confirmed the recent comments that were made by trainer Freddie Roach, regarding Manny Pacquiao's 'no mercy' sparring sessions at the Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles, California. According to Roach, Pacquiao has been '"extra rough" on his sparring partners, as he prepares for his scheduled trilogy showdown with Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Pacquiao is reportedly fired up for the trilogy showdown, angered by some of Marquez's past commments. The Mexican WBA/WBO lightweight champion fought Pacquiao to a draw in 2004 and lost a controversial split decision in 2008. Marquez believes he was robbed in both fights. The rematch takes place at 144-pounds for Pacquiao's WBO welterweight crown.

“He could have killed his sparring partners,” said Koncz to the Manila Bulletin. [Pacquiao] will put an exclamation point [on the win]. Manny has said that this fight will put an end to all the doubts and I do believe he will. He’s been early for morning roadwork and early for his afternoon workouts. [I've] never seen him this serious although I am not saying that he’s not during his previous training camps. I just saw changes in the way he trained for this fight with Marquez.”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by littlemac on 11-20-2011

[QUOTE=Bombs;11350767]And that's ONLY giving 50%-60% like Freddie said. [B]Pacquiao is just on another dimension seriously.[/B] I would pay to get killed by him lol. Sparring with him would be awesome. [B]There's just no fighter in boxing right now that could…

Comment by LeadUppercut on 10-31-2011

[QUOTE=Rapid Counter;11353270]The circle jerking in this thread is so bad that its actually impressing me. On a different note, did anyone see those poor f**kers on 24/7 have to sit there and watch a Manny Pacquiao film with Manny Pacquiao…

Comment by Rapid Counter on 10-31-2011

[QUOTE=jltsmae;11353285]you mean to say that movie actors don't watch their own movie and singers don't listen their own songs? :Thinkingo[/QUOTE] That's exactly what I mean Lol you think Pacino sits at home with his boys and is like "damn let's…

Comment by jltsmae on 10-31-2011

[QUOTE=Rapid Counter;11353270]The circle jerking in this thread is so bad that its actually impressing me. On a different note, did anyone see those poor f**kers on 24/7 have to sit there and watch a Manny Pacquiao film with Manny Pacquiao…

Comment by Rapid Counter on 10-31-2011

The circle jerking in this thread is so bad that its actually impressing me. On a different note, did anyone see those poor f**kers on 24/7 have to sit there and watch a Manny Pacquiao film with Manny Pacquiao hahaha…

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