The One Strawweight World Champion Joshua Pacio is well known boy by the world. The 23 years old Filipino is emerging and making his place to fit in the name of the top boxers of the world.
Joshua Pacio’s Bio, Parents name, Education
165 cm tall Joshua Pacio is the only son of his mother but don’t dare to ask about his father with him. As per his school identity card, we found that his father name is Nimrod and mother name is Windy.
Joshua k. Pacio was born in LA Trinidad, Benguet in January 10, 1996. Due to financial problem in his house, his father left his mother and cute 6 years old son in search of work and settled their. His brave mother and uncle supported him. He belongs from BalangBang Community in Beckel.
Joshua Pacio’s Education and Career
If we talk about his education, then we only have one proof that he went to Beckel Elementary School in 2000. His uncle introduce him to Martial Art and he joined Martial Art in very tiny age of 12.
“When I first started martial arts, my mom was not very supportive. She did not want me practicing this kind of thing,” he explains.
“We all know mothers are very protective, and they do not want anything bad to happen to their children. But I was stubborn, like most kids, and I continued to practice martial arts.”
“When I started to get really good at it, and I finally reached the international level, my mom changed her view of martial arts, and she started to become really supportive. She was super proud of my achievements.”
At the age of 10, he suffered from childhood obesity (More than average fatness), which is hard to imagine given the sturdy young man the world sees today.
“At that age, my heaviest weight was 65kg,” the Filipino recalls. “When I stood up, I could barely see my feet because my stomach was so big.”
Pacio started his training in Muay Thai and kickboxing underneath the instruction of his uncle at the age 11, and released 9kg rather quickly. By 13, he had moved on to Wushu, and then competed at the 2010 Wushu Nationals just a year later. WOW…
After joining high school, he heard about the famed Team Lakay and watched hometown hero Honorio Banario elevate his professional career in Filipino martial arts by becoming champion of a local advancement. That’s exactly when he was on track falling in love with martial arts so much.
In 2013, Joshua Pacio started his study at the University of Cordilleras in subject Humanity Management.
Soon he get connected with Sangiao and joined the Philippines leading martial Arts team just after and awaited of his professional cage debut.
After winning the six consecutive wins within 2.5 years then he was surprised by a call to sign for One Championship. Who believes the 20 years old guy can make proud to his mom with his hard labor and talent.
“I did not expect to be here at this level so soon,” he admits. “When I started competing, I thought I would fight on the big stage when I turned 25 or something like that. But through my hard work and hitting the gym every day, coach Mark (Sangiao) saw that I was pushing myself at a young age. So I also started to see myself as ready for competing on the big stage in ONE Championship.”
“That is really my goal, to work towards another opportunity to become champion,” he states.
“I have worked incredibly hard on my skills, and I have improved a lot since then. I am much wiser now, and I believe I am ready for another shot.”
Pacio’s dreams came true when he defeated Naito via undisputed decision in sept. 2018, and finally soared the Strawweight throne in an epic rematch..
Who is the girlfriend of Joshua Pacio? Whom pacio is dating?
Moving towards the dream goal, Joshua Pacio is been motivated by his mother and his girlfriend Anna Lyn who was also his childhood friend. Anna and his mother never gave any chance to de-motivate from his goal. Well, the 23 years old young talented guy may not in mood to tied in knot but it seems that he has fixed the girl as his lifepartner.
What is the net worth Joshua Pacio? How muh Pacio earns from MMC?
The handsome Filipino guy is not in mood to make money. His dreams are more important to him rather to make net worth. So the net worth of Joshua is not calculated but it is sure his is living in more comfort than he suffered in childhood. The MMA fighters do earn salary of $2,500 per match. Now we can calculate his game into net worth.