Legends Robert Jaworski, Manny Pacquiao meet in Los Angeles | Inquirer Sports

Legends Robert Jaworski, Manny Pacquiao meet in Los Angeles

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 04:09 PM March 23, 2015

MANILA, Philippines — From one legend to another.

Philippine basketball icon Robert Jaworski reportedly paid boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao a visit at his home in Los Angeles.

Aside from arguably being two of the most famous sports personalities in the country, Jaworski and Pacquiao share other similarities.

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Both served the country as politicians with Jaworski being a former Senator and Pacquiao a Congressman in Sarangani.

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The two also served as playing-coaches in the PBA. Jaworski won championships as playing-coach of Ginebra while Pacquiao serves as a player and coach for expansion team Kia.

“In Manny’s case excellence and it should be in every Filipino,” Jaworski told ANC’s Dyan Castillejo.

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