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Video: Freddie Roach gives honest breakdown of Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather

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Freddie Roach gave an honest breakdown of the upcoming Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather contest.

Freddie Roach will be in Manny Pacquiao's corner, but he gave a pretty honest assessment of his pupil's chances on the upcoming bout against Floyd Mayweather. He spoke to Fight Hub TV about it and he broke down the contest based on several categories.

Here's what Roach thought on who would have the advantage on the following categories:

Power: Manny

Speed: Floyd

Footwork: Manny

Stamina: Draw

Ring IQ: Floyd

Heart: Manny

Chin: Floyd

Experience: Floyd

X-Factor: Manny

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Interestingly enough, Roach had it tied 5-5 based on the criteria above, and he did give a pretty candid and open breakdown of the fight despite being on the trainer of one of the fighters. Watch the clip above to hear about the reasoning behind those choices.