“On The Ropes” Boxing Radio returns again this week with host Jenna J to talk about all the recent fight news and to preview the hottest upcoming fights. In this episode, I will be discussing the recent on going negotiations between the sports biggest stars, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, as they appear to be nearing a fight agreement. I will also be talking about the highly anticipated heavyweight showdown between WBC champion, Bermane Stiverne and undefeated American, Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder, which takes place this Saturday night on SHOWTIME. Click play on the audio player to listen to the latest edition of “On The Ropes”
GuestsThe first guest on this week’s program is former light heavyweight champ, Jean Pascal. Pascal joins the show to speak about his upcoming title clash with reigning light heavyweight champion, Sergey Kovalev. Jean Pascal shares his views on the current performances of Kovalev and how he plans on pulling off the upset against the unbeaten Russian knockout artist. Lastly, Pascal gives his thoughts on the possibility of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao squaring off in the ring this year and who he feels would walk away victorious.
The main guest on this episode is Roy Jones Jr.; Ranked as one of the best fighters of all time, Jones now has begun working as a trainer and has guided the likes of Jean Pascal and Jessie Vargas to successful outings. Roy speaks about training Pascal to his light heavyweight bout against Sergey Kovalev and what he feels he adds to Pascal’s game that could see him emerge as the victor in his fight. Jones Jr. also speaks about his own career as a fighter and what he plans to accomplish in the cruiserweight division. Lastly, Roy gives his views on the on going Mayweather-Pacquiao fight talks.
Mailbag SegmentAndre Ward signing with Roc Nation Sports
Al Haymon’s future NBC Sports cards
Terence Crawford future at light welterweight
Brandon Rios retirement rumors
The future of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in boxing
And much more!
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