Clarkson visits ‘GOAT’ Pacquiao at Wild Card
MANILA, Philippines — Celebrities—from Hollywood artists and famous athletes to even internet personalities—come and go at Wild Card Boxing Club to see Manny Pacquiao train.
On Sunday, a couple of Fil-Americans in NBA veteran Jordan Clarkson of the Utah Jazz and record producer apl.de.ap of the Black Eyed Peas dropped by.
“Filipino pride,” Pacquiao wrote on social media on Sunday.
Filipino pride! 🥊🏀🎤🇵🇭 pic.twitter.com/wt3Jrh5nc9FEATURED STORIES
— Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) July 25, 2021
Pacquiao is in the middle of his training camp for his world title showdown against undefeated two-belt champion Errol Spence Jr. on Aug. 21 in Las Vegas.
“the goat, Legendary!!!” the reigning Sixth Man of the Year Clarkson said, retweeting Pacquiao’s post.
the goat, Legendary!!! https://t.co/XhOVcSGAXF
— Jordan Clarkson (@JordanClarksons) July 25, 2021
“ONE OF ONE, Legendary!!! #filipino #puso,” Clarkson posted on his Instagram account.
Clarkson, who starred for the Philippine team in the 2018 Asian Games, remains committed to play for Gilas Pilipinas in the future.
Get the hottest sports news straight into your inbox
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.