Every time I see a boxing match that has Freddie Roach behind the fighter, I always feel a need to watch closer at what the boxer is absorbing from this legendary trainer.
Currently suffering from Parkinson’s, this also leads me to say a prayer for some type of solace for the man who influences some of boxing’s best. He’s trained fighters such as Tyson, De La Hoya, Cotto, Klitschko, and many more.
Rosenberg talks to “Old Man Roach” about his retirement at 27, his memories on training and fighting, and how he feels physically at 56. He also speaks about the controversial comments that Manny Pacquiao made about the LGBT community, and has something interesting to say.