LOOK: Manny Pacquiao arrives in Kuala Lumpur
ABS-CBN Sports on Jul 10, 2018 09:44 AM
(Photo courtesy of Dyan Castillejo on Twitter: @DYANCASTILLEJO)
Eight division boxing world champion Manny Pacquiao has arrived in the battlefield.
Late Monday evening, Pacquiao, his family, and his team all touched down in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, just days before his title bout against reigning WBA (Regular) Welterweight World Champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina.
This coming weekend is quite a big one for Pacquiao.
Not only will he be challenging for his eleventh world title, but it will also be his MP Promotions' very first international event.
Pacquiao spoke to the media following his arrival in Kuala Lumpur, and said he was happy to have is family and friends by his side for his latest conquest.
"Happy ako kasi andito silang lahat, lahat ng anak ko, lahat ng pamilya ko andito lahat, pati sa side ng asawa ko, side ko, andito rin lahat."
Pacquiao and Matthysse square off at the Axiata Arena in the main event of Fight of Champions this coming Sunday, July 15th.
Catch Fight of Champions: Pacquiao versus Matthysse at 10:00 AM on ABS-CBN channel 2! Replay at 7:00 PM on S+A channel 23.
You can catch the whole card LIVE on SkyCable Pay-Per-View. CLICK HERE for more information!