The 8 division world champion has come in for some heated criticism following controversial comments - Manny Pacquiao apologizes amidst the media storm that has ensued. ________________________________________________________________________________ Filipino boxing icon Manny 'Emanuel' Pacquiao (57-6-2-38KO) has caused a stir with remarks made towards the LGBT community following a clip online that emerged where he said: "It's common sense. Will you see any animals where…
Manny Pacquiao: I Love Everybody
Manny Pacquiao is gearing up for his third showdown with Timothy Bradley this weekend in Vegas, where the vacant WBO welterweight title will be on the line.
Pacquiao has come in for some heavy criticism in recent months following controversial comments made that saw him lose a major sponsorship deal with Nike, and sparked worldwide debate.
He then issued an apology shortly after the comments emerged online, but he’s still been plagued by reporters on the subject.
From a boxing sense, many fight fans will be interested to see has this media chaos had any impact on Pacquiao’s preparation in the lead up to the Saturday’s Bradley fight.
From interviews and footage of Pacquiao in recent weeks, you wouldn’t know it if it did, with the happy Filipino exhibiting his usual dose of calm demeanor and approachable nature to reporters.
Speaking on this approachable nature and on a more light-hearted note, TMZ caught up with Pacquiao in a rather funny chat this week where Manny was quoted as saying: “I love everybody”: