Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao will fight aginst Australian Jeff Horn in July 2017. The fight date is confirmed but a location is be announced. According to Michael Koncz a long-term adviser of Pacquiao, the fight would take place at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium. The negotiations between two camps are in the final stages and will be confirmed in April. Get Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn fight date, venue and tickets information below.
Manny Pacquiao was earlier supposed to fight with Amir Khan which got scrapped because UAE’s investor failed to turn up with the money. Now he will face Jeff Horn and fight is scheduled to take place on July 2.
If all went right and fight confirmed then it would be the biggest fight of Horn’s career. Boxing super star Pacquiao has the WBO World welterweight title while unbeaten Horn is the current WBO inter-continental champion.
“They have to make a decision by Wednesday [Thursday in Manila].If we can’ get a fight for him this July, we’ll look at November. Unless it’s a big fight, we are looking at Manny fighting outside the US,” Arum said.
|Sunday, 2 July 2017||Suncorps Stadium, Brisbane, Australia|
Pacquiao is expected to is expected to make around $A10 million from his title fight against the undefeated young Jeff Horn. Horn want the bout to take place at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium, Suncorp on April 23 but Pacquiao wants Abu Dhabi as fight destination. The deal is not confirmed yet but it is in final stage.
The Australian Horn is 17-0 in his professional boxing career and he will be the underdog in this match while Pacquiao has a record of 59 wins in 67 fights.
Pacquiao vs Horn Fight Tickets
Once the fight is officially announced by the two camps, the ticket of the fight between Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn will be released in the first press conference in Australia.