Coming into his fight against Juan Manuel Marquez, The Los Angeles Times’s Melissa Rohlin went behind-the-scenes at Wild Card Boxing Club (where Manny Pacquiao is training currently) to illustrate his training methods and check out his latest challenge. Pacquiao offers fighters in his gym $1,000 to knock him down…and no one has been able to do it as of yet. I doubt they ever will; the dude is the best fighter of his generation.
An Inside Pulse "original", SMS is one of the founding members of Inside Pulse and serves as the Chief Marketing Officer on the Executive Board. Smith is a fan of mixed martial arts and runs two sections of IP as Editor in Chief, RadioExile.com and InsideFights.com. Having covered music festivals around the world as well as conducting interviews with top-class professional wrestlers and musicians, he switched gears from music coverage at Radio Exile to MMA after the first The Ultimate Fighter Finale. He resides with his wife in New York City.