- Sen. Manny Pacquiao has finally shared his first online post after his fight with Yordenis Ugas
- It can be recalled that Pacquiao absorbed a unanimous decision defeat to the Cuban boxer on August 22, Philippine time
- A day after their match, the Filipino boxing legend penned a post where he expressed so much gratitude despite his upset loss
- The Philippine senator also likewise congratulated Ugas and his team
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Sen. Manny Pacquiao has finally updated his social media accounts after he slipped to a unanimous decision defeat to WBA welterweight champion Yordenis Ugas on August 22, Philippine time.
On Monday, August 23, the Filipino boxing champ penned a post where he expressed so much gratitude despite his upset loss.
He likewise showed good sportsmanship by congratulating the Cuban boxer.
Jinkee Pacquiao, nahagip sa video na nag-aalala na sa asawa habang patuloy na nakikipaglaban sa ring kay Ugas
“I want to thank God for giving me the strength to fight. I thank my family for always standing beside me. I wish to congratulate Ugas and his team. Although, I hoped for a different outcome, I wish him the best.”
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“Thank you to the fans all around the world who were watching. Thank you to every Filipino that has ever supported me. I’m so proud to represent my country. I’m sorry I could not give you a win, but I did my very best. From the bottom of my heart, THANK YOU! God bless you all! Mabuhay!”
Manny "Pacman" 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. He married Jinkee on May 10, 2000. They have five kids – Emmanuel Jr. (Jimuel), Michael Stephen, Mary Divine Grace (Princess), Queen Elizabeth (Queenie) and Israel.
Errol Spence Jr. recently tweeted his reactions to Pacquiao and Ugas’ fight. In one of his tweets, the American boxer even tagged Ugas, Pacquiao’s replacement opponent after Spence withdrew due to a torn retina.
Jinkee's heartfelt post after his husband's fight with Ugas also went viral. In an Instagram post, Jinkee aired her admiration towards the Filipino boxing champ despite his loss. She also thanked the Filipino people for showing love and support for her husband.