- Manny Pacquiao and Keith Turman’s fight happened last Saturday, July 20 (Sunday in the Philippines)
- His fight was watched by many fans through free public viewing sites in the Philippines
- However, one of the viewers passed away while watching the fight
The welterweight title fight of Manny Pacquiao and Keith Turman was watched by the senator’s fans on various free public viewing sites last Sunday, July 21, 2019.
KAMI learned that in Rodriguez, Rizal, a 50-year-old man in the audience passed away while watching the fight of Manny and Keith.
According to GMA News, the man who was watching the fight live in Barangay San Jose, suffered from a heart attack after Manny floored Keith during the first round.
The 50-year-old victim was also reported to not have made it in the hospital.
Eddie Magalso, the officer-in-charge, noticed the 50-year-old man sitting down when the crowd cheered loudly for Manny.
The family of the victim held his funeral in his home in Kasiglahan Village.
As reported earlier by KAMI, Floyd Mayweather attended Manny Pacquiao’s fight with Keith Thurman. After Pacquiao won, Mayweather insulted the Filipino legend’s career on social media. The fighting senator then decided to respond to Mayweather’s insult.
Manny Pacquiao married Jinkee on May 10, 2000. They have five kids – Emmanuel Jr. (Jimuel), Michael Stephen, Mary Divine Grace (Princess), Queen Elizabeth (Queenie) and Israel.
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