LOOK: Celebs shower Manny Pacquiao with support on fight against Adrien Broner
Ruffa Gutierrez, Lovi Poe, Korina Sanchez, Lolit Solis and child star Sebastian Benedict “Baeby Baste” Granfon Arumpac were among local celebrities who expressed their support for Sen. Manny Pacquiao. The boxer is currently battling American Adrien Broner for the World Boxing Association welterweight title at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
His celebrity friends and fans took to Instagram today to rally behind him.
Gutierrez marked Pacquiao’s fight by sharing a photo of herself and the senator. “We are cheering for you Manny!” she said.
Poe, on the other hand, flew to Las Vegas to watch the fight as seen via Instagram Stories.
The Filipina beauty, who was chic in her black ensemble, shared a photo of the prestigious golden World Boxing Council boxing belt.
Sanchez likewise flew to “Sin City” to support Pacquiao. The TV host wondered whether the boxer will be able to knock out Broner.
Solis, who is in Las Vegas as well for the fight, was in awe with the public’s adoration for Pacquiao. “Talagang feeling yabang ka as [Filipino] pag nakita mo adoration ng tao kay Manny (You will really feel proud as a Filipino once you see how Manny is adored by people),” she said.
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Medyo nanibago ako sa set up ngayon ng fight ni papa Manny Pacquiao Salve. Nung sa Malaysia dahil siguro hindi kasing dami ng tao sa Vegas ang Malaysia kaya halos lahat ng manonood ng boxing nasasalubong mo sa lobby ng hotel, shopping area at kung saan saan. Dito sa Vegas hindi ko nakita ang staff ng 7, 2 at 5. Ang nasasalubong ko mga taga-Showtime na ginagawa ang special ng life ni Champ Manny. Bongga para gawin ng isang US show gaya ng Showtime ni Mario Lopez ang lifestory ni Manny. Talagang feeling yabang ka as Filipinl pag nakita mo adoration ng tao kay Manny. Kaya hindi kataka-taka na proud na proud si Mama Jinkee sa asawa niya. Sharing the glow ang pamilya Pacquiao at pati ang Jamora dahil feel nila ang love ng public kay Champ Manny Pacquiao na napaka-gracious sa lahat, Love you Champ Manny. #lolitkulit #instatalk #71naako
Meanwhile, the official Instagram account of Baeby Baste, who also hails from General Santos City like Pacquiao, did not forget to cheer for the Filipino boxing pride.
“Cheering and praying for Senator,” Baeby Baste’s page stated. JB
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