Horn pulls off massive upset, stuns Pacquiao
Unheralded Australian boxer Jeff Horn pulled off a shocking upset by beating Filipino ring icon Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao in their WBO welterweight title showdown at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, on Sunday.
In front of thousands of his hometown fans, Horn registered the biggest win of his career by outpointing Pacquiao, 117-111, 115-113, 115-113.
The victory gave Horn the WBO welterweight belt, the first time that he has won a world title in his young professional career.
Horn improved to 17 wins with no loss and one draw.