The ‘Battle of Brisbane’ won by Australia’s Jeff Horn who defeated Manny Pacquiao to win the WBO Welterweight World Championship. In a unanimous decision judges scores 117-111, 115-113, 115-113 in favour of Jeff Horn. The fight took place at the at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia on 2 July 2017. For the first time in last 10 years, boxing legend Manny Pacquiao will not be headlining an HBO or Showtime as ESPN broadcasted the fight live in the USA. If you miss the fight then watch Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn highlights video and fight results here.
The first undercard fight is scheduled to start at 9.15 am while the main event is at 1.30 pm local Australian time. While it’s an early-afternoon in Australia but it makes prime time in the USA as the main card will be broadcast at 9 p.m. ET due to the time difference.
He is favourites to win the fight against Horn who is unbeaten but he never fought against a boxer like Pacquiao. Many interesting undercard matches are also set to take place at the event including Super Flyweight fight between Philippines’ Jerwin Ancajas and Japan’ Teiru Kinoshita, Light Heavyweight champion Umar Salamov will defend his title against Australia’s Damien Hooper. Total seven undercards are set tot take place at the event.
Pacquaio vs Horn Official Weigh-In Result
The former Australian school teacher weigh in at 66.3 kilograms while WBO welterweight champion Pacquiao successfully weighed in at 66.1kg at Saturday in front of media in Brisbane.
Pacquiao vs Horn Fight Card
Welterweight: Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn
Super Flyweight: Jerwin Ancajas vs. Teiru Kinoshita
Light Heavyweight: Umar Salamov vs. Damien Hooper
Middleweight: Shane Mosley Jr. vs. David Toussaint
Featherweight: Michael Conlan vs. Jarrett Owen
Super Lightweight: Jonel Dapidran vs. Brent Dames
Super Bantamweight: Brock Jarvis vs. Rasmanudin
Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn Highlights Video
ESPN will have live coverage of the fight in the United States, Super Channel in Canada while Box Nation holds the right in the UK to broadcast the fight.Foxtel pay-per-view will broadcast the ‘Battle of Brisbane’ in Australia. You can also watch Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn live streaming on broadcaster’s official site and app. In case you do not have access to broadcasting tv channels then come here to watch Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn highlights video.