Published on 13th August 2015 by

“I was inspired by Pacquiao because our stories are the same.”

Motivated by the rags-to-riches story of national hero Manny Pacquiao, many Filipinos see boxing as a ticket out of poverty. But success stories are rare. 101 East follows a group of young fighters as they try to survive a brutal boxing industry.

More from 101 East on:

YouTube – http://aje.io/101eastYouTube
Facebook – http://facebook.com/101east
Twitter – http://twitter.com/aj101east
Instagram – http://instagram.com/aj101east
Website – http://aljazeera.com/101east

Tag

Add your comment

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.