MARQUEZ LOOKS RIPPED AHEAD OF 4TH FIGHT WITH PACQUIAO (PHOTOS)
By Rich Mazon
Thu, 22 Nov 2012
Juan Manuel Marquez hosted his first media day today at the Gimnasio Romanza dela Ciudad in Mexico City less than three weeks before he faces rival Manny Pacquiao for the fourth time in Las Vegas.
The gym that is owned by his long time coach and Hall of Fame Trainer, Ignacio “Nacho” Beristain was attended by members of the Mexican media as Marquez performed routine exercises and drills in the gym.
“We have prepared a lot. We know Pacman and know how to fight him and how to beat him. I’m convinced that we have done much better in other occasions even though the judge have said otherwise," said the 39 year old Marquez through an email sent by his promotional company.
“Now we are going for the victory, for the knockout and finally show who is the best,” added Marquez whose three fights with the Filipino boxer ended in debatable and close decisions.
Marquez showed his impressive physical form at the gym today as evidenced by these pictures.
This Philboxing scribe relayed these pictures to Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach and the five time trainer of the year stated, “He’s big!”
Pacquiao’s strength and conditioning coach, Alex Ariza also commented that “That’s what happens when you listen to your S&C coach,” when this writer asked him what he thought of Marquez and how he looked like in training camp.
Both Marquez and Pacquiao are in the heat of training for their upcoming fight that will unfold on December 8th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
You can reach the author at email@example.com.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Rich Mazon .
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|ABF TITLE FIGHT IN TABUNOK AUGUST 2|
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Fri, 01 Aug 2014CINCINNATI HOMECOMING FOR ADRIEN BRONER SET FOR SEPTEMBER 6 AT U.S. BANK ARENA, LIVE ON SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014EAST COAST FAVORITES SADAM ALI, ANTHONY PETERSON, MARCUS BROWNE AND SEVERAL HOT PROSPECTS TAKE TO THE RING AUG. 9 AT BARCLAYS CENTER
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014STEVE FARHOOD REVEALS HIS TOP 10 UNDERDOGS AS ROD SALKA, EDGAR SANTANA & JARROD FLETCHER RELISH CHANCE TO SHOCK THE WORLD
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014PHOTOS: RIOS-CHAVES FINAL PRESSCON
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014PINOY PRIDE EYES THE PRIZE
By Ted Lerner, Fri, 01 Aug 2014SERGIO THOMPSON COULD EARN TITLE SHOT WITH WIN THIS WEEKEND ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 2 ON TELEVISA AND FOX DEPORTES
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014AVILA RETURNS HOME AGAINST FRIAS
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014BUCKS SIGN JERRYD BAYLESS
By , Fri, 01 Aug 2014TODAY! Final Rios-Chaves & Vargas-Novikov Vegas News Conf - 1:30 PM PT
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014ALA GYM OPENS NEW WORLD-CLASS FITNESS CENTER IN MANILA
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014DANNY GARCIA MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014PHOTOS: RIOS, MOSLEY MEDIA DAY
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014TWO FOR THE MONEY ROUNDS
By Ted Lerner, Thu, 31 Jul 2014This Saturday Rodriguez vs. Santiago for the WBO Latin title, complete list of fights
By , Thu, 31 Jul 20141st pro loss only a setback for Ghislain Maduma; Lightweight takes positives from tough experience
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014Kris George set to take on Fernando Ferreira Da Silva for regional honours
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014"SARTONK" PREMIER BELT MAKER OF THE WBA, IBF, WBO AND IBO CONFIRMED FOR THE INAUGURAL BOX FAN EXPO TO TAKE PLACE THIS SEPTEMBER IN LAS VEGAS
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014PACQUIAO-ALGIERI HAS MAKINGS OF A CLASSIC
By Recah Trinidad, Wed, 30 Jul 2014GAB LOOKS INTO “LAST HOME STAND” CONTROVERSY
By Eddie Alinea, Wed, 30 Jul 2014COMING THROUGH IN CRUNCH TIME
By Ted Lerner, Wed, 30 Jul 2014Cohen Congratulates McCalla and Luis for ShoBox Victories Friday Night
By , Wed, 30 Jul 2014ARUM UPBEAT ON PACQUIAO-ALGIERI TITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014PETALCORIN VS TELLO FOR VACANT INTERIM WBA FLYWEIGHT BELT
By Carlos Costa, Tue, 29 Jul 2014