VIDEO: A Large Iguana Grabs Massive Attention at Manny Pacquiao’s Training Session

Published 08/04/2021, 11:15 PM EDT
GENERAL SANTOS, PHILIPPINES – MARCH 04: Manny Pacquiao takes part in a training session on March 4, 2014 in General Santos, Philippines. Pacquiao will fight for WBO welterweight championship rematch against Timothy Bradley on April 12, 2014 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images)


Manny Pacquiao is preparing for his bout with Errol Spence Jr. in the finest possible way. This fight will be his return to the game after a long two-year layoff. Accordingly, to get rid of the ring rust, Pacquiao, who is elevating his workouts, is only looking to get better with time.

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Moreover, he’s staying pretty active these days in the media, thus showing snippets of his workouts to one and all. But in his latest training session, a large Iguana captured everyone’s attention. Someone from the Filipino Senator’s team got this Iguana which shook everyone, including Pacquiao. However, the 42-year-old kept his focus on his training and he did some hardcore abs exercises.

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Ever since his fight against Spence Jr. was announced, ‘Pacman’ started his preparations in style. Furthermore, he roped in the bigwig boxing coach, Freddie Roach, for this fight.

‘The Truth’ is one of the biggest names in boxing and the welterweight division. And in order to beat him, Pacquiao will have to bring in another level to his game. Also, he will know that Errol Spence Jr will not take him lightly, as a win over him can be his ticket into the stratosphere.

More than anyone else, both Pacquiao and Spence Jr. are ready to test themselves against each other on August 21.

Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr. – One of the biggest welterweight fights?

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There have been several welterweight fights that have stirred the sport. However, The Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr. bout holds different importance altogether.

More than belts, this battle is vital for the duo’s legacy. Considering the same, the winner will unquestionably pin himself in the history books.

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That said, the hype behind this contest is insane and it has every ability to stand tall on fans’ expectations. Who will you be rooting for in this clash for the WBC, IBF, and Ring 147 lbs championships? Do you think this is a career-defining fight for Manny Pacquiao ‘Pacman’?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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