The Filipino Boxer Manny pacquiao received the surprise visit in his camp that he makes in the Wild Card Boxing Gym from Miguel Cotto.
The Puerto Rican, who was Pac-man’s rival and is now his friend, walked around the place to greet him and Freddie Roach, who trained him.
As they left the venue, both shook hands and took photos before the 40-year-old Puerto Rican and his team said goodbye to the place, all in the presence of Manny’s president. Pacquiao Promotions, Sean Gibbons.
Manny is preparing for his next fight against Erroll Spence, reigning welterweight champion of the CMB Y FIB, next August 21 in Las Vegas.
In the meantime, Cotto will face Juan Manuel Marquez in exhibition fight which has not yet been set, after canceling the original date of June 12.
The fight is expected to be eight rounds of two minutes each, as well as 14-ounce gloves and they will not wear head protection.
– Sean Gibbons (@KnuckleheadSean) July 8, 2021
The day Miguel Cotto and Manny Pacquiao clashed
Pacquiao Y Cotto they faced each other in 2009 for the World Boxing Organization welterweight championship (OMB).
The Puerto Rican lost by technical knockout after falling in the third and fourth rounds, respectively.
With this victory, Pacquiao was proclaimed welterweight champion of the WBO and he became the first boxer in history to win seven world titles in seven different divisions.