Ring icon will dedicate his life full-time to politics as soon as he lastly retires from the brutal profession he has carved out
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has been made a Colonel within the Filipino military.
The Philippines’ eight-division world champion has accomplished his Commandant’s paper and accepted a army promotion.
Pacman – who’s presently serving as Senator of the Philippines – revealed the information on his social media accounts.
The ring icon will dedicate his life full-time to politics as soon as he lastly retires from the brutal profession he has carved out.
And his promoter – the famed Bob Arum – insists a nuch-hyped combat with boxing novice Conor McGregor can be one other one-sided defeat for the UFC icon.
Arum stated: “If we equate boxing with combating – as a result of I’m not speaking about his potential as an MMA participant as a result of he has been excellent with that – Conor McGregor can’t spell combat.
“Mayweather carried him earlier than he took him out. With Manny, it wouldn’t be a contest, it might be a cash seize. Conor McGregor isn’t a boxer and doesn’t know find out how to field.
“His stance is a stance of an MMA fighter who has to guard towards kicks and take-downs. He’s not aggressive with any fighter, regardless of how outdated that fighter is.
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“He doesn’t know find out how to spell combat. He’s an important, nice MMA artist. That is no knock on him.
“He’s an important attraction. However he can not spell combat.
“The reply is not any, I wouldn’t significantly stay up for doing a combat that includes McGregor and Pacquiao.”