Pacquiao inspiring the youth

Boxer to train for his next title fight in Mindanao where he is helping youth get involved in the sport.

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    Manny Paquiao might be taking on Floyd Mayweather Jr next year.

    But Paquiao will training for his next fight on the island of Mindanao where many young boxers consider him a hero.

    He is also helping youth get into the sport on the condition that the young enthusiasts also attend school.

    Rob McBride reports from the island of Mindanao.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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