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Freddie Roach put Pacquiao-Mayweather talks in motion
Freddie Roach put Pacquiao-Mayweather talks in motion

Groundwork has already been laid to help make a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather mega-fight. The man who helped coordinate the first of what fight fans hope will be further fruitful sessions identified himself Sunday. He’s Pacquiao trainer Freddie Roach. After Pacquiao’s six-knockdown Sunday conquest of Chris Algieri added fuel to the flame of reignited talks to stage the long-evasive super-fight, Roach told reporters he brokered a meeting earlier this year between Pacquiao promoter/fight-maker Bob Arum and CBS Corp. Chief Executive Leslie Moonves. Roach explained that he and Moonves have a mutual acquaintance in Los Angeles, a waiter at Craig's restaurant on...

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