Chat with Freddie Roach
''Everyone is talking. On May 5, the whole world will be watching - De La Hoya vs. Mayweather: The World Awaits.'' Floyd Mayweather Jr. will face Oscar De La Hoya on May 5 in what everyone is already calling one of the greatest fights of all time. The fight can be seen live on HBO Pay-Per-View. The MGM Grand in Las Vegas will host the fight which begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Roach earned the Boxing Writers Association of America's Trainer of the Year award in 2003. He's a former world champion who accumulated a 39-13 record as a professional fighter. He has developed a reputation in the boxing community as one of the last true teachers of the sport. He is Oscar De La Hoya's trainer for his fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Send in your questions now, then join Roach on Thursday at 3 p.m. ET!
And be sure to tune into HBO this Sunday, Apr. 15 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, for the premiere of the all-access prime time series "De La Hoya/Mayweather 24/7." The four-part series, with unprecedented access, will chronicle the fighters' preparations for the May 5 mega-fight at MGM Grand and will provide viewers with a compelling look at two extraordinary champions.
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