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Old 12-17-2009, 03:09 PM   #5761
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Default Re: Roach: No blood test for Manny

Roach has just said something that will have the Floyd camp feeling that the roids allegation is seemingly true.

Floyds camp can not see how pacman has been so successful with his wins over his last four opponents(one of them that Floyd was said to be avoiding-Cotto)

Roach has said he wont let his fighter be interfered with 6 weeks before a fight.....Random testing can happen in the middle of the night yes or no??

If i were Roach i would **** with those idiots minds too. All he has to do is say what he said and look at all the suspicion and intrigue a few seconds of an interview can achieve.......Roach is having a good laugh now i bet
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:11 PM   #5762
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If this is all true, it isn't like Pac is the only one going to be tested. Floyd Jr. will be tested also and PAc can ask if Floyd Sr. should be tested as well lol.... Pac's vitamin guy might come under fire. After all, his ****ty professional boxing record leaves me to ask how he even got with Manny to begin with...
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:18 PM   #5763
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no, but both fighters should be thoroughly tested anyways. I didn't think Margo had plaster in his gloves before the Shane fight, so what we 'think' doesnt matter
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:21 PM   #5764
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If the rumor was that Pac had loaded gloves would people (Roach included) be as opposed to there being a review or inspection to how the hands were wrapped, what is used, and provide samples?? I doubt it. Bringing up where the rumor started, or what the rumor is, is pointless. It doesn't matter where the rumor started or that it is a rumor the only thing that matters is there is a request to have a stricter testing policy for the biggest fight of the decade. Who requested it and why doesn't matter if you truely have nothing to hide. (again i don't think Pac is on PED's) People saying the rumors are casting a shadow on the sport are ridiculous. What would cast a shadow on the sport is if there was any doubt surrounding in the biggest fight in the past decade. Having a failed drug test after the fight would do far more damage to the sport than having two fighters take and pass a test prior to the fight. People need to really put their alliances aside and think about this logically. Stricter policy more concrete outcome. Who cares why, how, when, or any of the other details.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:26 PM   #5765
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Default Re: Do you think that Pacquiao is taking ILLEGAL performance enhancing drugs?

I think he has taken. Roach exposed himself when he won't let Manny take the blood test. Roach said the blood test will affect Manny's training? For god sake Mayweather will be taking a blood test too in which i'm Sure Mayweather don't think a blood test will affect him.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:28 PM   #5766
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When has Floyd Mayweather "Jr." ever said Pacquiao was on drugs? I've seen other guys say it, but I've never seen Mayweather Jr. say anything other than that he'll beat Pacquiao.

I also said it is up to Floyd to expel all doubts about him using any PEDs as well. Hence, no double standard. The burden is not just on Pacman, it is also on Floyd.

You seem fascinated with the argument that, "if the rumors weren't spread, we wouldn't be talking about drug testing." While that may be true, it does not change the fact that both fighters should undergo drug testing prior to the bout. It really is that simple.
In the radio interview with R.A. The Rugged Man, Floyd mentioned something about the Phillipines having the best performance enhancing drugs in regards to Pacquiao.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:28 PM   #5767
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If the rumor was that Pac had loaded gloves would people (Roach included) be as opposed to there being a review or inspection to how the hands were wrapped, what is used, and provide samples?? I doubt it. Bringing up where the rumor started, or what the rumor is, is pointless. It doesn't matter where the rumor started or that it is a rumor the only thing that matters is there is a request to have a stricter testing policy for the biggest fight of the decade. Who requested it and why doesn't matter if you truely have nothing to hide. (again i don't think Pac is on PED's) People saying the rumors are casting a shadow on the sport are ridiculous. What would cast a shadow on the sport is if there was any doubt surrounding in the biggest fight in the past decade. Having a failed drug test after the fight would do far more damage to the sport than having two fighters take and pass a test prior to the fight. People need to really put their alliances aside and think about this logically. Stricter policy more concrete outcome. Who cares why, how, when, or any of the other details.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:28 PM   #5768
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No, I dont think so...IMO he's feeled out into a powerhouse...I hope I'm wrong...we dont need a black to our sport! (Like Margorito)
The way Roach said that a blood test will affect Manny training tells me Roach is hiding. If Mayweather agree to the blood test then why can't Manny take a blood test?
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:31 PM   #5769
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I don't think so. A healthy diet / lifestyle and a good training regime can produce remarkable results.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:32 PM   #5770
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If he is it would really suck for the sport of boxing with all the **** from the judges and Margarito, it would make the sport look like ****. I dont think he is on any substances though.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:33 PM   #5771
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There's no need for this type of blood test nor any reason to suspect Pac of anything illegal. If someone suggested Floyd take a blood test, I'm sure he would be livid, as would the fanboys.

If they want to make this type of test policy, that's one thing. If this is just Floyd's paranoia...then **** the test.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:34 PM   #5772
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Hell no. Everything he takes is perfectly legal.

People have this idea that taking supplements is somehow akin to taking anabolic steroids, which is total bull****.

99% of athletes take supplements. Energy drinks and mixes workouts, amino acid drinks, various herbal derivatives that can increase strength and improve recovery.

None of that is illegal or unnatural
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:38 PM   #5773
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There's no need for this type of blood test nor any reason to suspect Pac of anything illegal. If someone suggested Floyd take a blood test, I'm sure he would be livid, as would the fanboys.

If they want to make this type of test policy, that's one thing. If this is just Floyd's paranoia...then **** the test.
Mayweather agree to take a blood test you knuckle head lol. If Floyd is going to do it then why can't Manny? Is Manny hiding something? hmmmm.
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:38 PM   #5774
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Default Re: Roach: No blood test for Manny

Is there any proof Roach said this?

Probably just b.s.

Tell you what though, how many boxers in the history of the sport have carried or increased their punching power as they moved up in weight fighting bigger men.

Any clean athelete takes the tests at any time,no forewarning ,period....
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Old 12-17-2009, 03:44 PM   #5775
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Default Re: Roach: No blood test for Manny

hahaha ppl will believe anything in forums these days

where is the source???

the poster got this from another person from another forum?

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Roach knows that his star pupil Pacquiao will pass the drug and blood tests with flying colors and feels that Mayweather's side is scared of Pacquiao and his power.

"They can do whatever kind of drug testing they want," stated Roach to ESPN, adding:

"They're scared of Manny and scared of his power. He'll pass any test in the world."
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