7 months Jimuel Pacquiao wants to be an Olympian boxer Manilatimes |Sports
The son of Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao wants to make his mark as an Olympian boxer. Unlike his father who made his name in the professional rank, Jimuel said his goal is to represent his country in the most popular sporting event in the world. “Actually, I want to pursue boxing. I want to be an amateur [boxer] and one day represent my country in the Olympics. I want to create a name for myself,” the 18-year-old Jimuel or Emmanuel Jr told The Manila Times. Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee were not too happy on Limuel pursuing boxing. In ... more