Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Filipino Boxing Icons

Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao (B: 1978) General Santos City, South Cotabato

WBO Welterweight Champion (2009-11-14)
IBO, RING Junior Welterweight Champion (2009-05-02)
WBC Lightweight Champion, (2008-06-28 to 2009)
WBC (2008-03-19), RING Super Featherweight Champion (2008-03-15
RING Featherweight Champion, 2003 - 2005
IBF Super Bantamweight Champion, 2001 - 2004
WBC Flyweight Champion, 1998 - 1999

OPBF Flyweight (1997-06-26)
WBC Super Featherweight International (2005-03-19)

1998-12-04 WBC Flyweight Title 1999-09-17
1999-12-18 WBC International Super Bantamweight Title
2001-06-23 IBF Super Bantamweight
2003-11-15 People's Featherweight

the first boxer to win seven world titles in seven different weight divisions.[3][4] In addition, he is the first and only boxer to win the lineal championship ("the man who beat the man who beat the man") in four different weight classes

WBC Flyweight title over Chatchai Sasaku
Medgoen Singsurat, also known as Medgoen 3K Battery, via a third-round knockout 2

WBC International Super Bantamweight title 5x

June 23, 2001, against IBF Super Bantamweight champion Lehlohonolo Ledwaba 5x

rated by Ring Magazine as the #1 pound-for-pound boxer in the world

Pancho Villa

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