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For Manny Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach, cutting off the ring is key

By Lance Pugmire  / Los Angeles Times

Manny Pacquiao's trainer, Freddie Roach, says cutting off the ring is vital for success in boxing. Implementing the principles of cutting off the ring is something Freddie Roach believes can help each of his three pay-per-view fighters win their bouts this weekend.

This is particularly true in the main event, when Manny Pacquiao will confront a younger opponent in Chris Algieri, who has made it clear he’s not in this for a toe-to-toe exchange.
But, what is cutting off the ring?

In between times he was working with his junior-welterweight title contender Antonio DeMarco, two-time Olympic champion Zou Shiming and Pacquiao, Roach on Wednesday showed The Times the basics of his teachings.
“Get up here,” Roach instructed me...

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