THE members of the Senate joined the Philippine nation in celebrating the latest win of their colleague, Senator Manny Pacquiao, against American fighter Adrien Broner in their WBA Welterweight fight at Las Vegas, Nevada.
“Manny Pacquiao once again shows the World his superhuman Strength and his Super Human Heart of true Champion. He is a Champion of the ages, winning Championships throughout his two and a half decades of boxing and defying father time,” said Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri in a statement.
Zubiri said that Pacquiao at the age of 40 showed that there is nothing impossible if one continues to strive, show extreme dedication and faith in God.
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian said that Pacquiao continues to be a source of inspiration for all Filipinos with his big heart.
“Siya ang patunay na walang imposible if you put your heart and mind to it. May Manny continue to serve as an inspiration to all Filipinos here and around the world,” Gatchalian said.
For Senator Joel Villanueva, the Pacman’s win is a big reason why Filipinos should be united for a common cause while Senator Sonny Angara thanked the “Pambansang Kamao” for again bringing pride and joy to the Filipinos.
“Thank you for bringing never ending joy and pride to your kababayans all over the world. Once again, you have proven that you are indeed one of the greatest boxers of all time,” Angara said.
For Senator Nancy Binay, Pacquiao is a true hero in the hearts of the Filipinos.