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Roach: Ariza Will Work Pacquiao's Corner on Saturday

By Rick Reeno

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Despite some of the comments that were made on last weekend's episode of 24/7, trainer Freddie Roach has confirmed that strength and conditioning coach Alex Ariza will indeed work the corner of Manny Pacquiao this coming Saturday night at the MGM Grand, when the Filipino superstar defends his WBO welterweight title against undefeated Timothy Bradley.

According to Roach, he had a big talk with Pacquiao last night and they agreed that Ariza, cutman Miguel Diaz and Buboy Fernandez would be the other three men working the corner.

"[In the corner] its going to be Alex Ariza, Miguel Diaz and Buboy. I had a long talk with Pacquiao last night. There are no issues [within the team]. Everyone knows their roles and nobody will be stepping on each other's toes. [For example] if Manny gets cut, Miguel Diaz will be the guy working on it," Roach said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by oscar28mx on 06-06-2012

Theres something wrong here why is ARiza on pacquiaos corner. Why do I know get the feeling this is "The beggining of the end". I SEE ARUM TALKING **** about pacquiao like he might loose.

Comment by Nemisis on 06-06-2012

[quote=millcitymauler;12209510]nope............. Bob is.[/quote] ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ [b][u][size="5"]this[/size][/u][/b]

Comment by Nemisis on 06-06-2012

Ariza must KNOW something... this guy sealed his lips on something and now he has partial control over certain things....

Comment by Evol on 06-06-2012

[QUOTE=ihatebobarum;12210411]IF this is real and its a big IF the only joy am getting from this is Ariza must be p*ssing off bob once again[/QUOTE] Ariza can try to do things to piss bob off but dude is damm near…

Comment by jayhova29 on 06-06-2012

[QUOTE=Antagonist;12209812]last minute ariza shakes[/QUOTE] Shakes, non detectable vitamins or something.......they can hate ariza all they want, but the minute ariza. Really wants to be a prick, pacquaios career is over, after all that **** roach talked about him being unprofessional…

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