Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao is known as the best boxing fighter in the world. While many people know him for winning fights and bringing home championship belts, Pacquiao still manages to focus on the Lord and his family. All the way from General Santos City, Philippines, Manny Pacquiao travels around the world to box and bring home the title. He is known as “The People’s Champ.” He is not just a boxer but also a politician and a good husband to his wife and a good father to his children.
Despite having some issues with his health, the People’s Champ still puts his all into every fight. Many Pacquiao is truly remarkable and a legendary boxer.
Defeated by the famous Floyd Mayweather last May, for his fans, Pacquiao is still the champion. For the first time since his defeat, Pacquiao will fight again, this time facing Timothy Bradley. This fight will serve as his farewell fight. After an impressive 21-year professional boxing career, it is sad to know that he is now retiring.
Pacquiao’s resignation in the boxing world will help give him time to focus on his political career in the Philippines, where he is running for a senatorial candidacy. He also said that he made a promise to his family that he would retire from boxing following his fight with Bradley.
Pacquiao said “Bradley is a very good boxer, he is a man, and it was not easy tonight.” He admitted that he had a hard time defeating Bradley.
The battle between the two is very emphatic to the viewers and the audience. Manny throwing punches at Bradley, causing him to stumble, and Bradley trying to cope with the punches that the Filipino threw at him was very exciting to witness.
With a right hook to the chin, Pacquiao knocked Bradley out. Crowds were cheering, and I’m sure the viewers at home were also. Bradley tried to pressure the People’s Champ, Manny Pacquiao, but the Filipino was just too much for him to handle.
Winning the fight against Timothy Bradley, and going home with the title made it a little easier for Pacquiao to retire from his professional boxing career. All of his efforts and hardships faced truly paid off. He said that he left his career forever because of his promise to his family. To the heart of the Filipinos, he is still the Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, known to be the greatest fighter, gaining him the title of the “People’s Champ”.
Fans may be sad that the time has come for the retirement of the People’s Champ, but as their idol, many have respected his decision. Focusing and reserving all his strengths for his political life is his priority and goal as he retires from the professional boxing world. Pacquiao’s ability to bring honor to his country is something that will be greatly remembered by the fans. To the People’s Champ, winning or losing didn’t matter. Having faith in God was always his priority.