PIECE OF HISTORY. Manny Pacquiao posts a photograph of his outdated boxing license. MP TWITTERC
MANILA, Philippines — Manny Pacquiao went all the way in which again in his newest submit on social media Tuesday.
Nostalgia hit Pacquiao, who shared a bit of his boxing profession—his Japanese boxing license from over twenty years in the past.
“My boxing license from 1998. What a journey it’s been. By no means thought I’d be capable of accomplish every part God has allowed me to perform out and in of the ring. I thank God on daily basis for giving me the power to make it this far,” he wrote.
The boxing license was for his struggle in opposition to Shin Terao in Tokyo, a bout that didn’t final lengthy as Pacquiao stopped the hometown wager within the first spherical.
My boxing license from 1998. What a journey it’s been. By no means thought I’d have the ability accomplish every part God has allowed me to perform out and in of the ring. I thank God on daily basis for giving me the power to make it this far. pic.twitter.com/3qaKMiV4W0
— Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) March 9, 2021
Seven months later, Pacquiao then traveled to Thailand the place he knocked out Chatchai Sasakul within the eighth spherical for the WBC flyweight belt which was his first world title.
The bout in opposition to Terao was Pacquiao’s solely struggle in Japan up to now as he went on to take his act to america, making a rousing US debut in 2001 with a shocking upset of South African champion Lehlo Ledwaba for the IBF tremendous bantamweight crown.
The remaining is historical past with Pacquiao conquering one weight class after one other to change into the game’s solely eight-division champion.
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