Australian boxer Jeff “The Hornet” Horn won via unanimous decision against Filipino boxing pride Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao. The big event took place at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia today, July 2.
Three judges scored the fight 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113 in favor of Horn.
Horn gained the World Boxing Organization Welterweight belt. He remained undefeated.
In an after fight quick interview, Pacquiao said he respects the decision of the judges and he is open for rematch. He’s professional boxing record is now 59-7-2.
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