Manny Pacquiao: Sportsman of the of the Year: Poll
Manny Pacquiao Proud to be Pinoy
Eight division champion and the Fighter of the Decade, Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao was adjudged as 2010 Sportsman of the Year in an online poll conducted by Adu Dhabi-based sports daily, Sports 360.
Pacquiao, who is also nominated in the World Sportsman of Year accolade at the 2011 Laureus World Sports Award, outpointed other international sports stars in the online poll.
As I can remember, there are no other popular sports personalities that have been awarded multiple recognitions in different big organization in sports. He was unanimously voted in every annual award with no argument at all.
He’s been dominating, show some respect and stay humble over the years. That makes him the best fighter in the world today. He brings pride and prestige to every Filipinos and every time he fought it’s almost a holiday in the Philippines. It reduces crimes and violence and everybody are into one focus and that is to witness Manny Pacquiao dominance in the boxing ring.
His success brings joy and happiness to every Filipino lives. It brought unity which is very hard in his native land the Philippines. God sent this man to change his country and every time he delivers his speech, he wanted a true change not just for 1 day but a change that would reflect betterment in Philippines in terms of economy and unity.
He is a phenomenon, a great example of hardwork and never give up to anything just to succeed in life. He is the role model and an idol to any Filipinos not just in boxing but also in real life. He brings motivation and encouragement to every Filipino and make them smile and forget what they have been facing their struggle in life. Manny Pacquiao is a true winner in people heart and every time he won he give some hope to the Filipinos.
On his upcoming fight on May 7, 2011 against Sugar Shane Mosley, it will again another day which every Filipinos are waiting for and hoping that Manny Pacquiao would at least help them realize that being a Filipino is such an honor and they were blessed to be a Filipino.