Photos: Andre Dirrell Putting in Work With Mayweather Sr.
By Chris Robinson
Super middleweight contender Andre Dirrell (20-1, 14KOs) is training hard in Las Vegas with veteran coach Floyd Mayweather Sr. at Johnny Tocco’s Boxing Gym. Mayweather Sr. helped groom a young Floyd Mayweather Jr. and trained former champion Oscar De La Hoya for several years. Dirrell, in active since December 2012, is possibly going to return to action next month.
[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;12664942]Chad Dawson looked his best when Mayweather Sr. was his trainer. I think he can add a lot to what Dirrell already does well. But he can't teach toughness and grit. Dirrell has to develop that on his own.[/QUOTE] At…Comment by salitap4p#1 on 11-04-2012
Dirrell you need to fight man. Probably top 3 of the most talented fighters going right now. Unless you stay active you're never going to overcome your weaknesses.Comment by ShoulderRoll on 11-04-2012
Chad Dawson looked his best when Mayweather Sr. was his trainer. I think he can add a lot to what Dirrell already does well. But he can't teach toughness and grit. Dirrell has to develop that on his own.Comment by Allucard on 11-04-2012
[QUOTE=ElBossHogg;12663194]dont they all?[/QUOTE] Explain yourself now boy.Comment by djtmal on 11-03-2012
[QUOTE=radioraheem;12664460]Dirrell and 50 approached Mayweather Sr. about training Dirrell long time ago, in the middle of the summer. This all was scheduled and planned before Mayweather Jr. even came out of jail. Also, Mayweather Sr. said recently that he wasn't…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (13)