ICC judges authorised in September a full-blown investigation into Duterte's anti-narcotics campaign, which rights groups estimate has killed tens of thousands of people, saying it resembled an illegitimate and systematic attack on civilians.
The eight-division world champion and senator, who has his sights set on a high-stakes rumble to replace President Rodrigo Duterte, says quitting boxing was the "hardest decision" of his life.
Pacquiao, Philippine boxing icon, who entered politics in 2010 as a congressman before being elected to the Senate, has long been expected to make a tilt for the country's highest office.
The eight-division boxing world champion, Manny Pacquiao, who is considering running for president next year, has sued Pastor Apollo Quiboloy after he accused him of embezzlement.
With possible earnings of around $400M, Floyd Mayweather Jr will walk away the biggest winner even if he loses to Conor McGregor.
The judges scored the fight 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 giving Jeff Horn a stunning victory to claim the WBO welterweight world title in his home country, Australia.
Boxing star-turned-lawmaker, Manny Pacquiao says President Duterte doesn't know about his experience with drugs but added that he is confident it wouldn't damage their close relationship.
Manny Pacquiao closes boxing career with win against Timothy Bradley in final fight
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