July seventh, 2021
Errol Spence won’t be able to deal with the pace, energy, tenacity, and expertise of Senator Manny Pacquiao when the pair meet on August twenty first in Las Vegas.
That’s the view of staunch Pacquiao supporter and coach Justine Fortune.
By no means one to maintain his opinions to himself, Fortune aired his views forward of Pacquiao arriving at coaching with Freddie Roach on the Wild Card.
Fortune instructed Philstar.com: “I’m not a playing man, and I don’t make predictions of struggle outcomes, however I can let you know for positive one of the best of Spence can’t beat one of the best of Manny.
“The age distinction isn’t an element [Errol Spence is 31 years of age]. Manny hasn’t slowed down at 42. He’s a freak of nature.
“His energy is a God-given reward, and that’s not going away with age. Manny is aware of his physique, and he’s all the time in excellent situation.
“He’s achieved 71 fights, and he’s been a professional since 1995. That’s 26 years in the past. That have goes a good distance. Manny’s pace, energy, and situation are out of this world.”
On Pacquiao flying over to Los Angeles final weekend, Fortune added: “Excellent timing, we nonetheless have seven weeks to go earlier than the struggle.
“Manny will likely be prepared one hundred pc. That’s simply the best way he’s. In exercises, he’ll all the time ask for extra rounds.
“In Spence’s struggle in opposition to Danny Garcia final December, he regarded gradual and wasn’t as robust as he was. Garcia ended up with only a black eye.
“Manny’s opponents normally find yourself within the hospital. I believe there’s a lingering impact from Spence’s automotive accident in 2019.”
On why he didn’t journey to The Philippines to assist the eight-weight champion prior to now, Roach’s right-hand man acknowledged: “It could’ve been ineffective.
“I might’ve been quarantined in a lodge for ten days. Like I’d be in jail,” he concluded added that he was completely happy to attend till Manny arrived.
MANNY PACQUIAO TESTED
Upon touchdown in California, Manny Pacquiao received met by drug testers working with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Company.
After a row erupted on social media, the transfer got here when Snac boss Victor Conte accused Pacquiao of not signing up for testing.
Because it occurs, all is effectively, and Pacquiao did enroll regardless of Conte being vocal on the matter.