Chat with Freddie Roach
Welcome to SportsNation! On Thursday, we're going inside the boxing ring when legendary trainer Freddie Roach stops by to chat about his pupil Manny Pacquiao's fourth fight against Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday.
Marquez (54-6-1, 39 KO) takes on Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO) for the second time in 13 months. MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas will host the bout, which airs live starting at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on HBO PPV.
Roach, a Massachusetts native, won the trainer of the year award in 2003, 2006, 2008 and 2009. As a professional boxer, Roach turned pro at 18 and went 40-13 before retiring in 1986 at the age of 26. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2012.
Send your questions and join Roach Thursday at noon ET!