Clearly Top Rank CEO Bob Arum will have his hands full in trying to match the huge PPV numbers brought in by the Mayweather – Cotto fight on June 9. That fight too took place at the MGM Grand Arena and did very well drawing roughly 1.5 million PPV buys.
Five time trainer of the year Freddie Roach, who has guided over twenty fighters to world championships, was at first dismissive of Bradley as a possible opponent for “Pacman” and even wondered aloud whether Manny would be able to get himself up for Bradley. Clearly at that point Roach did not believe “Desert Storm” was up to the task of facing Manny in the ring. Read more from Source