VIDEO: Manny Pacquiao Once Showed His Sublime Singing Skills in an Interview

Published 08/18/2021, 6:30 PM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 09: Manny Pacquiao is interviewed after defeating Timothy Bradley Jr. by unanimous decision in their welterweight championship fight on April 9, 2016 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)


The world knows Manny Pacquiao as the prime boxing legend of all time, who is still active today. He has hung around the game for almost three decades now and, and right from retro boxing fans to casual lovers of the sport, everyone knows him well. But a very people know his prowess isn’t just restricted to the sport of boxing.

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Pacquiao is aligned for a fight this weekend against Yordenis Ugas and fans are hooked in for the same. Ahead of that, Sky Sports Boxing recently released an old video on its social handle, where ‘Pacman’ could be seen displaying his singing skills alongside the interviewer, Johnny Nelson.

 

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In this video, Pacquiao sang a line and Nelson couldn’t figure out which was the song. Later, Nelson came up with a line that Pacquiao couldn’t figure out, and the duo was in splits.

The Filipino Senator is one of the most interactive boxers who keeps everyone entertained with his take on everything. Moreover, he is a humble super-star who keeps no walls around him, so that anyone and everyone can come up to him.

There are countless qualities about him that make him a fan favorite. And on Saturday night, he’ll look to treat his followers with an enigmatic win.

Can Manny Pacquiao really strengthen his resume by beating Yordenis Ugas?

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Pacquiao will walk in as a favorite against Ugas because he ranks among the most skilled technicians of all time. In his illustrious career span, the 42-year-old has proven his mettle against several opponents.

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)

That said, he will have supreme confidence going into this fight and he’ll have the backing of millions of fans. It’s important for ‘Pacman’ to stay active in the fight world, alongside keeping himself viable in the title race.

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With that, it’ll be interesting to see how the boxing icon fares in his fight against Ugas this weekend.

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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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