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Family affair: Jimuel Pacquiao joins dad Manny in training at Wild Card

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 10:17 PM July 09, 2019

MANILA, Philippines⁠—Jimuel Pacquiao, the eldest son of boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, is determined to make a name for himself in the sport.

And so far, he’s been doing the work to reach his goal.

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The 18-year-old Jimuel on Tuesday (Manila time) even joined his old man in training at Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles as the eight-division champion enters the homestretch of his buildup for his welterweight title unification fight against Keith Thurman.

In a video on ABS-CBN News, Jimuel was seen doing mitts with boxer turned trainer Marvin Somodio while the elder Pacquiao watches inside the ring.

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The fighting senator faces Thurman on July 21 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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