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Pacquiao facing US$50m tax bill

PLAYING POLITICS?The Filipino went on a publicity blitz, appearing on all the TV networks proclaiming his innocence and branding the tax office’s actions ‘harassment’


At his peak Pacquiao was regarded as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, becoming the only man to win world titles in eight weight divisions.

He lost two fights last year, leading some to predict his career was finished, but a convincing win over Brandon Rios of the US in Macau on Sunday reignited his career, sparking talk once again of a long-awaited bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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