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  • Jul 15, 2014
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Freddie Roach

Zou must polish style, says trainer

China's golden boy Zou Shiming must change his style and iron out some kinks in his game if he is going to be more effective as a professional fighter, said Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach.

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 5:15am

China's Zou Shiming fighting fit for pro boxing debut in Macau

With an assuring nod of the head, Zou Shiming declared himself fit and ready to launch his professional career in tonight's Fists of Gold. The two-time Olympic gold medallist begins a historic journey at the Venetian CotaiArena in a debut that could be the start of a highly lucrative and successful career that could one day match fellow Olympic great Liu Xiang, tennis star Li Na and now-retired basketball great Yao Ming.

6 Apr 2013 - 5:24am

Who said it?

Selling aeroplanes in China is as easy as selling cabbages.

5 Apr 2013 - 5:45am

Legendary trainer Roach backs Zou to become world champion

Hall-of-Famer Freddie Roach has tipped Zou Shiming to become world flyweight champion within a year, calling his Chinese protégé a "phenomenal" talent.

6 Apr 2013 - 5:10am

Zou Shiming's long march into the pro ranks

China's most celebrated boxer is now the star at Wild Card gym in Hollywood, Los Angeles, under the watchful eyes of Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach and he can't wait to step into the ring on April 6 at the Venetian's Cotai Arena in Macau, where "Fists of Gold" are the buzz words for the launch of a highly anticipated pro career.

10 Mar 2013 - 4:35am

China boxer Zou Shiming gunning for pro gold in Macau

Zou, who is training with Hall of Famer Freddie Roach in California, will make his pro debut against Mexican Eleazar Valenzuela (2-1-2, 1 KO), in a four-round flyweight bout at the Venetian's Cotai Arena on April 6.

7 Mar 2013 - 5:01am