Pacquiao hailed despite losing to Mayweather

Manny Pacquiao, from the Philippines, greets fans after his welterweight title against Floyd Mayweather Jr., on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo)

Manny Pacquiao, from the Philippines, greets fans after his welterweight title against Floyd Mayweather Jr., on Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Las Vegas. (AP Photo)

SARANGANI Representative Manny Pacquiao still received raves for the performance he showed inside the boxing ring despite his loss to American Floyd Mayweather on Sunday.

Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said in a statement that President Benigno Aquino III thanked Pacquiao for giving inspiration for every Filipino to face all the challenges in life in order to achieve a better future. (Read more)