It isn't always easy to reel a fighter with a rock star aura like Manny Pacquiao into training. Keeping him in the gym and away from the Hollywood nightlife is no cakewalk, either. But for the discerning Freddie Roach, it's all in a day's work.
If Manny Pacquiao needs inspiration going into his rematch with Juan Manuel Marquez, he doesn't need to look much further than himself. Before the fighter was a Filipino icon, he was a hardworking youth just trying to survive.
Sandwiched in between Israel Vazquez's rematch with Rafael Marquez on March 1 and Juan Manuel Marquez-Manny Pacquiao on March 15 is every U.K. fan's dream fight: David Haye's cruiserweight slugfest with Enzo Maccarinelli.