x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

The biog: Manny Pacquiao

The facts and figures of Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao, the Filipino boxer and politican.

Full name: Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao

Age: 32

Born: December 17, 1978, in Kibawe, Bukidnon, Philippines

Family: Married to Maria Geraldine Jamora; four children: Emmanuel Jr, Michael, Princess, Queen Elizabeth

Boxing highlights: Current WBC super welterweight world champion and WBO welterweight world champion; the only fighter to win championships in eight weight divisions; Named "Fighter of the Decade" for 2000-2009 by the Boxing Writers Association of America

Record: 52 wins (38 by knockout, 14 by decision), 3 losses (2 by knockout, 1 by decision), 2 draws

Next fight: May 7 against Shane Mosley in Las Vegas, Nevada

Political career: Elected in May 2010 to the House of Representatives, representing the province of Sarangani, his wife's hometown

Acting career: Has played the lead role in several Filipino films, including the comedy Wapakman, released in 2009 as an entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival

Music career: Has recorded two albums, Laban Nating Lahat Ito (2006) and Pac-Man Punch (2007). After defeating Miguel Cotto in 2009, he sang that night in Las Vegas with his group, the MP Band