Freddie Roach

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 Floyd Mayweather in defensive mode  against  Manny Pacquiao  during their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Photo:  John Gurzinski/AFP/Getty Images

There were not enough superlatives to describe the excitement in the lead-up to the super fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, but in th(...)

Floyd Mayweather poses for photos after defeating Manny Pacquiao in a welterweight unification bout on Saturday  at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Photograph: AFP

Floyd Mayweather, plainly diminished as a legend but still undefeated, got the unanimous decision but not the crowd’s acclaim when he outlasted Man(...)

Floyd Mayweather will look for an early knock out against Manny Pacquiao. Photograph: Getty

Floyd Mayweather Sr and Freddie Roach agreed on one thing on Thursday: Floyd’s son will try to knock out Manny Pacquiao in the early rounds of their f(...)

A few weeks back, a Texas sports talk radio show invited listeners to call in to express dissatisfaction with the Dallas Cowboys signing Greg Hardy to(...)

Floyd Mayweather has been uncharacteristically mute ahead of his fight with Manny Pacquiao. Photograph: Reuters

They say if you spend enough time in a place you become that place. So it is for Floyd Mayweather and Las Vegas, the desert town of six hundred tho(...)

Manny Pacquaio is happy with his underdog tag ahead of Saturday’s fight against Floyd Mayweather. Photograph: Reuters

As befits the pantomime buffoonery that attends professional fisticuffs, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather made their “grand entrances” in Las Ve(...)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. tells referee Kenny Bayless that Marcos Maidana bit him during the 8th round in their WBC/WBA welterweight title fight last September. Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images

Kenny Bayless has been appointed referee for the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on May 2nd.Bayless, a veteran of more (...)

Manny Pacquiao sparring with his trainer Freddie Roach in his last scheduled public appearance before his fight against Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd. Photograph: Afp

On Wednesday Manny Pacquiao was at the Wild Card Boxing Club, a cramped gym in a rundown strip mall, where he trains. He was preparing for his 2 Ma(...)

 Andy Lee in action against Matt Korobov during their fight for a vacant WBO middleweight title  belt in Las Vegas last December. Photograph: David Becker/Getty Images

Andy Lee hopes to take a step closer towards his stated aim of staging a world title fight in Thomond Park when he takes on unbeaten former champio(...)

Floyd Mayweather has confirmed he will fight Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand on May 2. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Apart from the result, two things will be remembered most about the first and possibly last fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao -confirm(...)

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