President Rody Duterte shows his support for Senator Manny Pacquiao as the latter squared off against Lucas Matthysse for the World Boxing Association (WBA) Welterweight title at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 15, 2018. Senator Pacquiao went on to win the title fight, to which the President thanked him for bringing pride and honor to the Philippines.
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte strikes his signature pose with Sec. Bong Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, Jinkee Pacquiao, Senator Emmanuel Pacquiao and Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Bin Mohamad after Senator Pacquiao earned a knockout victory to claim the World Boxing Association (WBA) Welterweight title at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on July 15, 2018. Pacquiao stopped Lucas Matthysse in the seventh round of their bout. — at Axiata Arena.