Yesterday was the big fight of Philippines Pambansang Kamao Manny “Pacman” Pacquio to Yordenis Ugas. Pacman was defeating under unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112 x 2) on Sunday as he defended the WBA welterweight title. But before this, Take a look back at what this boxing legend accomplished in his career.
Manny Pacquiao has a difficult life, to start with. But because of his determination, he became successful later on. Manny or also known as “Pacman” spent his time living on the streets in Manila during his earlier days. But finally achieved his fortune in Philippine amateur boxing. Pacquiao was introduced to boxing sports at the age of 12 through his maternal Uncle Sardo Mejia. On December 4, 1998, age of 19, he gained his first main title, the World Boxing Council (WBC) flyweight title.
His profession in boxing keeps and gained numerous titles. Pacquiao made records through being the only boxer ever to win different titles in 8 weight divisions, having gained twelve main global titles, in addition to being the primary boxer to win the lineal championship in 5 exceptional weight training.
Pacquiao is likewise the primary boxer in records to win main global titles in 4 of the unique 8 weight training of boxing, additionally called the “glamour divisions” (flyweight, featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight), and the primary boxer ever to grow to be a 4-decade global champion, triumphing global championships throughout 4 decades (1990s, 2000s, 2010s, and 2020s).
Currently, Pacquiao has generated about 20.1 million in pay-per-view (PPV) buys and $1.2 billion in sales from his 25 PPV bouts. According to Forbes, he turned into the second-highest-paid athlete withinside the global in 2015.