Legendary boxer Manny Pacquiao has decided to stand for president of the Philippines.
This was announced by promoter Bob Arum in an interview with The Sun.
вЂњI think Pacquiao will be the first boxing president. He told me about it. Manny said that he would run for in 2022. He called me to his inauguration,вЂќ Arum said.
Pacquiao, 41, is the only boxer to become a world champion in eight weight classes. Currently, he performs in the welterweight (up to 66.678 kg). During his career, he spent 71 fights, won 62 victories with seven defeats and two draws.
It was previously reported that Pacquiao was in the top 3 best boxers in history.