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Horn tells Pacquiao: ‘You have my ultimate respect’

Exactly a week after giving Australia a landmark sporting moment, newly-crowned world welterweight king Jeff Horn paid homage to the fighter he dethroned.

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Rushton was  right all along

Rushton, who called the shots in Jeff Horns’s corner eye-popping win over Manny Pacquiao, said on Sunday that he never waivered the belief that they will come up with an unforgettable performance.

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Many thought Pacquiao won

Australian Jeff Horn’s stunning victory over Manny Pacquiao yesterday in Brisbane, Australia met scathing criticisms from boxing greats and aficionados, down to other notable sports personalities.

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Referee almost stopped fight

American referee Mark Nelson walked over to a seemingly dazed and confused and cut Jeff Horn after the end of the ninth round of his bloody brawl with Manny Pacquiao on Sunday and warned the Australian’s corner to do something big so he could reconsider stopping the match.

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Ancajas retains crown

Defending champion Jerwin Ancajas dropped Japanese mandatory challenger Teiru Kinoshita down with a wicked right hook to the ribcage in the seventh round to retain his International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight crown Saturday at Suncorp Stadium.

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Horn pulls off stunning win

Hulking Australian underdog Jeff Horn provided a landmark moment for Australian sports history on Sunday by scoring a 12-round unanimous decision over the bloodied Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao before a record crowd of 51,052 adoring fans at Suncorp Stadium.

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