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Roach: “it’s over” for Pacquiao is he loses to Rios


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Trainer Freddie Roach says he’s going to tell Manny Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KO’s) to retire if he loses to former WBA lightweight champion Brandon Rios (31-1-1, 23 KO’s) in their fight on November 23rd at the Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China. Roach says he already has an agreement with Pacquiao that he’ll hang up his gloves when he tells him he’s no longer got it and needs to retire. Roach doesn’t say whether Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank knows about this deal or if he’d agree with it if Roach told his #1 money fighter he needs to retire. Roach said to Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports “It’s over, 100 percent [if Rios beats Pacquiao]. We have a deal. When I tell him it’s over, he’ll say it’s over and that’s it. He’s pretty loyal with his words and if that happens, it will be the end.” Well, considering Pacquiao is about to make the biggest payday of his career against Rios due to the Chinese pay per view money he’ll be getting in addition to the U.S. PPV cash at a low tax rate in Macao, I kind of have my doubts whether Pacquiao [...]http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?d=yIl2AUoC8zA http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?i=Qnxj6FepzrE:fWFufMeiLSo:D7DqB2pKExk http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?d=qj6IDK7rITs

 

 

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