Boxing star Manny Pacquiao said on Sunday he will run for president of the Philippines next year, after railing against corruption in government and what he calls President Rodrigo Duterte's cozy relationship with China.
Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao on Sunday scored a knockout victory against Argentinian fighter Lucas Matthysse in Malaysia, his first stoppage win in almost a decade.
Manny Pacquiao, 39, will fight the Argentine -- four years his junior -- for the World Boxing Association welterweight belt on July 15 in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur.
Philippine boxing star Manny Pacquiao, WBO world welterweight champion, scored a big political victory when the elections commission declared he was among 12 new members of the upper house of Congress.
Manny Pacquiao scored an emphatic victory over American Tim Bradley, sealing his 21-year professional career with a vintage performance in his farewell to boxing.