Manny moves up to the 126 pounds fight. He wowed his countrymen when he had this clash against Serikzhan Yeshmagambetov. The boxing duel took place at Luneta Park, Intramuros, Philippines on March 15, 2003. The main event actually began in the fourth round. Of course there were knock downs and surprisingly Manny had the first one. He lost his focus which Serikzhan took advantage of.
Pacman proved how durable Yeshmagambetov was when a counter right hand send him sprawling in the ground. The Filipino regained his momentum when he went for a kill at 5th round. His renewed spirit knocked Yeshmagambetov down twice. Referee Silvestre Abainza, stopped the fight at that moment. This win enabled Pacquiao’s have his maiden victory at 126 pounds.Posted May 15th, 2008 by boxingvid | 801 views 889 Comments »