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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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Manny Pacquiao -- Hey Floyd Mayweather ... SIGN THE CONTRACT ALREADY!

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on Floyd Mayweather: 'I Will Pray For Him'

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- 178 days ago
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- 181 days ago
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Manny Pacquiao
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Manny Pacquiao -- Bloody Trunks Sell for $40k ... at Charity Auction

Manny Pacquiao
Bloody Trunks Sell for $40k ... At Charity Auction

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Manny Pacquiáo -- Yes, I Eat Aborted Duck Fetuses ... It's a Filipino Thing

Manny Pacquiáo
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Manny Pacquiao Socked By IRS -- YOU OWE US $18 MILLION!!!

Manny Pacquiao
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