Category: In Depth

The Fire Couldn’t Match His Burning Desire to Box (Manny Rodriguez) 🇵🇷


As the awaited WBSS Semi-Final match between IBF Bantamweight Champion Emmanuel Rodriguez (19-0-0, 12KO) & WBA ‘Regular’ Bantamweight Champion Naoya Inoue (17-0-0, 15KO) is on the horizon, we would like to shed a little backstory to Rodriguez, who despite his ascension to becoming a top-flight boxer, isn’t a household name yet. Rodriguez is a relatively quiet guy, who goes about his business in a professional manner, and always looks to challenge himself in training to hit the next plateau. He started his Professional career back in the year 2012, but when you know some of his journey before then, it’s pretty remarkable that he had even gotten himself to that point.  Continue reading “The Fire Couldn’t Match His Burning Desire to Box (Manny Rodriguez) 🇵🇷”