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Rising Boxer Looks Beyond The Ring

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Rising Boxer Looks Beyond The Ring

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Rising Boxer Looks Beyond The Ring

Rising Boxer Looks Beyond The Ring

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The streets of the Philippines will grind to a halt Saturday as people gather in bars, homes and movie theaters to watch their national treasure, Manny Pacquiao, fight World Junior Welterweight Champion Ricky Hatton in Las Vegas.

Pacquiao captured the attention of boxing fans around the world last December when he beat Oscar de la Hoya in the ring.

Pacquiao is not just famous for his work in the ring. He's also a singer and has recently released his third CD, and when he decides to hang up his gloves, there's talk that he could become president of the Philippines.

Guest host David Greene interviews Philippine boxer Manny Pacquiao, along with his trainer, Freddie Roach, and his promoter, Bob Arum.