#Throwback: Pacquiao KOs 'Mayweather' over vinegar bottle
MANILA, Philippines - Once upon a time, at a sari-sari store, a champion was born when Manny Pacquiao was sent to buy a bottle of vinegar by Mommy D.
When someone, who coincidentally looks like Floyd Mayweather Jr, tried to snatch it away from him, Pacquiao knocked him out for the count.
The act impressed a guy who looks like a taller, much younger Freddie Roach, who was eating at a nearby karenderia.
The 2011 Datu Puti commercial is an interesting take on the 8-division champion's roots, but not quite as compelling as the Liam Neeson-narrated Manny that came out in theaters last year.
And luckily for Pacquiao and Mayweather, the two are fighting for a greater prize on May 2 in Las Vegas than they did in this video. An estimated quarter of a billion dollars sure sounds a lot sweeter than vinegar.
Wouldn't you agree, "Freddie?"
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