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Roach hints it's time for Pacquiao to retire

Jul 22, 2019 - 11:54 PM

Freddie Roach says he will sit down with Manny Pacquiao to talk about what's next

AGE JUST A NUMBER. Manny Pacquiao delivers another thrilling performance even at 40. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Locsin blames 'Yellows' for passport data loss | Midday wRap

Jan 14, 2019 - 2:01 PM

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Roach reunites with Pacquiao for January fight

Nov 22, 2018 - 8:12 AM

After an abrupt split last year, trainer Freddie Roach and Manny Pacquiao agree to work together again for the the Filipino boxing icon's bout versus Adrien Broner

REUNITED. Manny Pacquiao and Freddie Roach meet for the first time in a year at the Filipino fighter’s suite at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills late Tuesday. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Roach: Pacquiao can't be an elite fighter and senator at same time

Jul 31, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Freddie Roach says he hopes Pacquiao s next fight is his last

TOO MUCH. Freddie Roach says Manny Pacquiao cannot be an elite fighter and a senator at the same time. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Hague ruling, BBL, Roach | Evening wRap

Jul 12, 2017 - 9:55 PM

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Pacquiao denies friction with Roach, says he’s also not been paid yet

Jul 12, 2017 - 7:50 PM

I have no problem with coach Freddie Roach says Pacquiao

NO FRICTION. Manny Pacquiao says there's no ill feelings between he and trainer Freddie Roach. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Taliban on Pakistan blast, Al-Jazeera job cuts, Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 28, 2016 - 7:24 PM

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Pacquiao skips training anew, but says he's 100% ready for fight

Mar 27, 2016 - 8:01 PM

Coach Freddie Roach is also not worried because Manny Pacquiao is already in peak form

Comelec on Pacquiao, NPC endorsement, Zika virus | 6PM wRap

Mar 01, 2016 - 7:41 PM

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Roach on Pacquiao’s training so far: ‘Not so good’

Mar 01, 2016 - 1:42 PM

Roach isn t impressed with Pacquiao s early training with 6 weeks to go before his third fight with Tim Bradley Jr

Roach arrives in GenSan February 14 for Pacquiao training

Feb 05, 2016 - 12:51 PM

Roach will train Pacquiao for 2 3 weeks in the Philippines before relocating camp to Los Angeles

Where does Manny Pacquiao go from here?

May 09, 2015 - 12:03 PM

In boxing few exits are dignified Ask Oscar de la Hoya Ricky Hatton or the litany of other fighters whom Pacquiao escorted to an unexpected retirement

With the biggest fight of his career behind him, Manny Pacquiao has many decisions to make. Photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

Mayweather on why he hasn't trash talked Pacquiao

Apr 30, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Freddie Roach hazards a guess: I think he knows he’s in a real fight this time And if he talks too much it might blow up in his face

NO TRASH TALK. Floyd Mayweather Jr avoids trash talking Manny Pacquiao before fight night. Screengrab from HBO Sports

House hearing, sedition in SG, Roach on Mayweather history | The wRap

Apr 08, 2015 - 8:12 PM

On Mamasapano: Troops refute each other’s testimonies Singapore charges a Filipino with sedition And Roach scores Mayweather’s history of domestic abuse

Freddie Roach wins another Trainer of the Year award

Feb 27, 2015 - 4:29 AM

Manny Pacquiao s trainer has been named BWAA Trainer of the Year for the seventh time

Freddie Roach has been voted as the sport's top trainer once more. Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao, Mayweather must decide soon says Roach

Feb 18, 2015 - 2:22 PM

Pacquiao s trainer Freddie Roach says that time is running out to make the Floyd Mayweather fight on May 2 so both fighters can train adequately

STILL NO FIGHT. There's still hope considering that Mayweather announced his May fight last year on his February 24 birthday. Photo by Kevork Djansezian & Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Binay condo, Imelda paintings, Uber shutdown | The wRap

Nov 18, 2014 - 8:29 PM

Is there a Michelangelo painting in Imelda Marcos’ office? At least 6 condominium units in Makati are allegedly owned by the vice president Lawmakers call for Uber’s shutdown

Pacquiao shows warrior's heart in Bradley win

Apr 13, 2014 - 5:36 PM

Manny Pacquiao conclusively answered questions about whether or not he was still a great fighter in his dominant victory over Timothy Bradley

Photo by Jhay Otamias/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao avenges controversial loss to Bradley

Apr 13, 2014 - 1:27 PM

Relive the rematch of Manny Pacman Pacquiao vs Timothy Desert Storm Bradley in still images

Pac is Back! Pacquiao defeats Bradley by decision

Apr 13, 2014 - 1:13 PM

Manny Pacman Pacquiao beats Timothy Desert Storm Bradley by unanimous regains WBO welterweight title

HIGHLIGHTS: Pacquiao vs Bradley II

Apr 12, 2014 - 9:31 PM

Rappler live blogs the rematch of Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley where Pacquiao took back the WBO welterweight title

Getting Pacquiao to enjoy beating people up again

Apr 12, 2014 - 1:57 AM

There was a time when Manny Pacquiao enjoyed beating his opponents up Trainer Freddie Roach is trying to mentally condition his fighter to enjoy hurting his foes anew

RETURN OF THE ASSASSIN. Manny Pacquiao lands on overhand left on Ricky Hatton, moments before knocking him cold in 2009's knockout of the year. Photo by Louie Traub/EPA

Roach on Pacquiao: 'God doesn't win the fight'

Apr 09, 2014 - 6:54 AM

Freddie Roach downplays religion s role in the Pacquiao Bradley II fight on Sunday

NO MORE MR. NICE GUY. Manny Pacquiao shoots a stern look at his grand arrival at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Tuesday, April 8. Photo by Jhay Otamias/Rappler

Pacquiao, Roach happy with GenSan training, consider postponing LA

Mar 08, 2014 - 2:01 AM

As Manny Pacquiao prepares to move training camp from General Santos City to Los Angeles Pacman and team consider pushing their departure back

THE CHAMP KNOWS. Manny Pacquiao talks with friends while changing into his training outfit. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Roach now a ‘son’ of Gensan

Nov 06, 2013 - 8:32 AM

Members of the General Santos city council cite Freddie Roach’s role in the phenomenal rise of Pacquiao

SON OF GENSAN. General Santos City council formally recognizes the role of coach Freddie Roach in molding Manny Pacquiao into a champion boxer. Photo by Edwin Espejo

Khan seeks redemption against Peterson, trains in the PH

Apr 14, 2012 - 12:35 PM

British Pakistani fighter Amir Khan is in the country training for his match against Peterson

TOUGH KHAN. Boxer Amir Khan is in the Philippines, training for his rematch against Lamont Peterson. Photo from Amir Khan's official website.