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Manny Pacquiao

Emmanuel "Manny" Dapidran Pacquiao, PLH (/ˈpæki.aʊ/PAK-ee-ow; Tagalog: [pɐkˈjaʊ]; born December 17, 1978) is a Filipino professional boxer and politician. He is the first eight-division world champion, in which he has won ten world titles, as well as the first to win the Lineal Championship in four different weight classes. He was named "Fighter of the Decade" for the 2000s (decade) by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA), World Boxing Council (WBC) and World Boxing Organization (WBO). He is also a three-time The Ring and BWAA "Fighter of the Year," winning the award in 2006, 2008 and 2009, and the Best Fighter ESPY Award in 2009 and 2011. He was long rated as the best pound for pound boxer in the world by some sporting news and boxing websites, including ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Sporting Life, Yahoo! Sports, About.com, BoxRec and The Ring. On April 2012, Pacquiao dropped to number two in the rankings, behind Floyd Mayweather, Jr. However on May 7, 2012, The Ring declared the top position vacant and jointly ranked Pacquiao and Mayweather in the number two spot. Aside from boxing, Pacquiao has participated in acting, music recording and politics. In May 2010, Pacquiao

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Filipino Prez To Manny -- Retire Right Now ... Before You End Up like Muhammad Ali

Filipino Prez To Manny
Retire Right Now Before You End Up like Ali

A really bad May just got worse for Manny Pacquiao ... 'cause the president of his beloved Philippines is telling Pacman he needs to RETIRE ... before he gets SERIOUSLY hurt. Benigno Aquino III,… READ MORE >

Sylvester Stallone -- I'm Not Putting Manny Pacquiao In 'Expendables 4'

Sylvester Stallone
I'm Not Putting Pacquiao In 'Expendables 4'

More heartbreaking news for the Philippines ... Manny Pacquiao is OUT of "Expendables 4." In fact, Sylvester Stallone tells TMZ Sports he was never really IN in the… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
Floyd Mayweather's Dad -- Taunts Pacquiao With Victory Poem

Floyd Mayweather's Dad
Taunts Pacquiao With Victory Poem

Floyd Mayweather's father is FIRING MORE SHOTS at Manny Pacquiao's camp ... calling him a loser with a pathetic trainer ... and he's doing it all through the majesty of poetry.  Turns out,… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- 1st Post-Surgery Selfie

Manny Pacquiao
1st Post-Surgery Selfie

Manny Pacquiao says his shoulder surgery was a rousing success -- and just posted his first post-op selfie to prove it.  Pacman went under the knife in L.A. Wednesday night to repair a torn… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
Pastor Rick Warren -- God Still Loves Manny ... 'He's a Great Man'

Pastor Rick Warren
God Still Loves Manny 'He's a Great Man'

Manny Pacquiao is NOT on the outs with Jesus Christ ... so says mega-pastor Rick Warren.  The author of "The Purpose Driven Life" --  one of the… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Dave Chappelle
QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao wasn't a rip-off ... it wasn't a let down ... it was a PRETTY GOOD FIGHT ... so says Dave Chappelle.  Dave -- who occasionally trains at… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- Hit with Class Action Suit ... You Screwed Viewers & Gamblers (UPDATE)

Manny Pacquiao
Hit with Class Action Suit You Screwed Viewers & Gamblers! [UPDATE]

4:55 PM PT -- Pissed off fans are coming out of the woodwork now -- a 2nd class action suit was filed against Pacquiao in Los Angeles ... TMZ Sports has learned. It's pretty much the same as… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Everybody in the Pool for a Brawl ... at Rehab (TMZ TV)

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Everybody in the Pool for a Brawl ... At Rehab [TMZ TV]

Ludacris hosted a pool party at the Hard Rock in Vegas where an all out brawl broke out. Fists, furniture, bottles ... everything was flying! Absolute mayhem, and at… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- Aunt Claims Fight Was Fixed (VIDEO)

Manny Pacquiao
Aunt Claims Fight Was Fixed

The Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight was unanimous in everyone's eyes, but Manny's aunt and cousins are steadfast ... the fight was fixed. Aunt Lilia and crew… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago
Justin Bieber -- 'F*** Pacquiao!!!'

Justin Bieber
'F*** Pacquiao!!!'

Justin Bieber was amped up at Rehab in Vegas before the fight ... singing to Big Sean -- which is surprising -- and making his feelings about Manny… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago

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