LOOK: Manny Pacquiao's son wins 2nd place in quiz bee

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Posted at Jan 28 2018 01:56 PM | Updated as of Jan 28 2018 03:25 PM

MANILA - Senator Manny Pacquiao and wife Jinkee beamed with pride as their 16-year-old son placed second in an academic competition this weekend.

Jinkee shared on Instagram a photo of herself and her husband beside their son Michael as he accepted a certificate for second place at the National Battle of Math and Science Champions held in Dasmariñas, Cavite.

"Thank you Lord Jesus! We are blessed and proud of our son," she told her 821,000 followers.

Michael, the second eldest of the Pacquiao couple's 5 children, had represented Hope Christian School in General Santos City.

Jinkee, in an earlier post, had expressed confidence that her son will do well in the event.

 

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The quiz bee, which is now on its fourth year, was hosted by the Association of Science and Mathematics Educators of Philippine Private Schools.