- Manny Pacquiao’s boxing match with Errol Spence was canceled due to the latter’s eye injury
- Spence has shared a photo of him having a patch on his eye after he underwent emergency surgery for his torn retina
- He also thanked the people who prayed and expressed their support for him amid his injury
- According to Spence, he asked his doctors that he’ll have the surgery after his supposed fight with Pacquiao but they refused his request
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Senator Manny Pacquiao’s much-anticipated boxing match with American welterweight king Errol Spence was canceled a couple of weeks before the fight due to the latter’s eye injury during sparring.
KAMI learned that Spence shared a photo of him having a patch on his eye after he underwent emergency surgery for his torn retina.
Aside from the picture, Spence thanked the people who prayed and expressed their support for him amid his injury.
He revealed that he even asked his doctors that he’ll have the surgery after his supposed fight with Pacquiao but the medical experts refused his request and said that he needed the surgery as soon as possible.
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The American prizefighter said that he wants to be able to see his children grow up and that is why he heeded the advice of his doctors.
“Emergency surgery went great thanks to everyone for their well wishes & prayers.
“I’ll be back in no time. I look at it as, it could always be worse & being able to see my kids grow is the most important thing to me even tho I was telling the doctor let me fight this fight & I’ll get surgery right after doc wasn’t haven’t it,” Spence wrote on Instagram.
Manny Pacquiao is an eight-division world boxing champion, considered one of the greatest boxers in history. He also found success as a politician, first becoming a congressman before getting elected as a senator.
The boxer is married to Jinkee Pacquiao and they have five children – Jimuel, Michael, Mary, Queen Elizabeth, and Israel Pacquiao.
In a previous report by KAMI, Jinkee Pacquiao shared photos of Israel Pacquiao’s sweet moments with Mommy Dionisia, the mother of Manny. Jinkee also thanked Mommy D for spending quality time with her grandchild.
Jinkee’s name also caught the attention of netizens due to Lolit Solit’s viral post about her. The entertainment reporter said that there is no problem with Jinkee showing off her expensive possessions because her husband worked hard for many years to provide her those items. Albeit their fame and fortune, the members of the Pacquiao family never forget to share their blessings with other people!